Just have a few days of leave and wondering where to go for a little bit of fresh air and soothe your eyes with lush greenery?? Or your family and kids are pestering you to take them on a vacation?? Just take this breathtaking 04D MUNNAR AND KUMARAKOM TOUR and enjoy the lush greenery in Munnar and backwaters of Kumarakom.
The best places to visit in Kerala: Munnar and Kumarakom/Alleppey will captivate you with their varied smells, scenes, sounds, culture and cuisine. Enjoy wildlife in Eravikulam National park, Lakkam waterfalls and Mattupetty Dam in Munnar. Enjoy the backwaters of Kumarakom on a standard houseboat.
The landscape will refresh and the unique south-Indian cuisine will titillate the taste buds. A very short but memorable trip to get you back on the rails of regular life and earn broad smiles from your family.
The distance between Kochi and Munnar is 129.1Km & driving time is 3-4 hrs. | The distance between Munnar and Kumarakom is 147.1 Km & the driving time is 4hrs 30 min-5 hrs | The distance between Kumarakom and Kochi is 48 Km & the driving time is 1-2 hrs.
02 Nights in Munnar
01 Night in Kumarakom/Alleppy
Day 1: Arrival in Kochi. Transfer to Munnar. (Tea Garden & Hill station).
On arrival at the Kochi airport, proceed to Munnar. This beautiful hill station was once the summer capital of the British Government in India. The never ending vast expanse of tea plantations and the round the year moderate climate makes it a little haven for visitors. After hotel check-in, the rest of the day is on leisure. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 2: Munnar Sightseeing
After breakfast, visit the Eravikulam National park - house of the highly endangered mountain goats - the Nilgiri Tahrs. Then proceed to the Lakkam waterfalls which are accessible by a short trek through the forest. In the afternoon visit the Echo point and Mattupetty Dam; speedboat facilities are available here (optional- cost not included). The dam is flanked by forests and a vast expanse of grassland on one side and the Kundala tea plantation on the other. Overnight at Munnar.
Day 3: Munnar - Kumarakom/ Alleppey (Backwaters)
After breakfast, drive to Kumarakom/ Alleppey. By noon check in to a standard houseboat. In the afternoon float around through the amazing and legendary backwaters of Kerala. On the way, you will witness some mind-boggling scenery The evening is on leisure. Overnight in the houseboat. (Full board in the houseboat)
Day 4: Kumarakom/Alleppey - Kochi
After breakfast, proceed to Kochi airport/railway station for onward journey.