Kerala Back Water
Duration : 4 Nights
/ 5 Days
Destinations Covered : Cochin - Kumarakom - Alleppey
Day 01. Arrive Cochin
Meeting and assistance on arrival by our representative and
transfer to the Hotel. The commericial capital and most cosmopolitan city of
Kerala is Cochin (Kochi), is also known as Queen of Arabian Sea. It is one of
the finest natural harbours of the world, this was once a major center of commerce
and trade with British, Arabs, Chinese, Portuguees, Dutch etc. Afternoon you
will be taken for a city tour of Cochin, which covers Jew Synagogue, Dutch Palace,
St.Francis Church, Chinese fishing net etc. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02. Cochin - Kumarakom by surface (90
After breakfast drive to
Kumarakom and check-in at the hotel , Kumarakom is the loveliest village
in Kerala blessed with natures rare gifts is on the eastern side of vast
Vembanad Lake. Kumarakom provides boating, fishing and sightseeing
experiences that are too exhilarating. An exclusive attraction of this
much sought after backwater resort is Kumarakom bird sanctuary. Rest of
the day free at Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03. Kumarakom
morning visit of Bird Sanctuary by walk. The Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is
an ornithologist's paradise and favourite haunt of migratory birds like
the Siberian Stork, egret, darter, heron and teal. A cruise along the
Vambanad lake is the best way to view the bird life. Rest of the day you
are free at Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04. Kumarakom - Alleppey by surface (176
After breakfast drive to Alleppey
and check-in at the House Boat. Referred to as the Venice of the East by
travelers from across the world, this backwater country is also home to
diverse animal and bird life. By virtue of its proximity to the sea, the
town has always enjoyed a unique place in the maritime history of Kerala.
Alappuzha has grown in importance as a backwaters tourist each year,
attracting several thousand of tourist. Alappuzha is also famous for its
boat races, houseboat holidays, beaches., marine products and coir
industry. Rest of the day you will be in House Boat. Overnight at House
Day 05. Alleppey - Cochin by surface (63
In time transfer to Cochin
Airport/Railway station to connect flight/train for onward destination.