Kerala, God’s Own Country
With the Arabian Sea in the west, the Western Ghats towering 500-2700 m in the east and networked by 44 rivers, Kerala enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia. An equable climate. A long shoreline with serene beaches. Tranquil stretches of emerald backwaters. Lush hill stations and exotic wildlife. Waterfalls. Sprawling plantations and paddy fields. Ayurvedic health holidays. Enchanting art forms. Magical festivals. Historic and cultural monuments. An exotic cuisine… All of which offer you a unique experience. And what’s more, each of these charming destinations is only a two hour drive from the other – a singular advantage no other destination offers.
Kerala, India’s most advanced society: With hundred percent literacy. World-class health care systems. India’s lowest infant mortality and highest life expectancy rates. The highest physical quality of life in India. Peaceful and pristine, Kerala is India’s cleanest state.
For administrative purpose, the state of Kerala is divided into fourteen districts. Most of these districts offer all the tourism products typical of the State.
Kochi – Kumarakom (84 kms/3 hrs)
Upon arrival at Kochi transfer to Kumarakom, a charming village on the Vembanad Lake. Day at disposal to enjoy walks in the jade environment of the back waters. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast at hotel, later proceed for Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and spend the rest of the evening at leisure.. Overnight at hotel.
Kumarakom – Alleppey ( 55 kms / 1.5 hrs)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and then drive to Alleppey
On arrival, check-in at the Hotel, unpack and relax. Situated on the Backwaters, this small water world is an unbelievably beautiful paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves interspersed with enchanting waterways. Rest for day to enjoy beauty of Alleppey. Overnight at hotel.
Day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast check out from hotel. Proceed for Kochi Airport / Railway Station to board your flight / train for onward destination