The South-Indian state of Kerala is one of the most admired destinations in India. The state is blessed with several natural wonders, one of which is the Kerala backwaters- a network of lagoons, canals, rivers, beaches and lakes. The best way to survey these is a houseboat tour. This tour of 4 days and 3 nights will start from Cochin. The place Cochin is also known as Kochi and Ernakulum was once a prominent port city. The tour will begin with Cochin (Kochi) where you will explore the key tourist attractions like Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, Portuguese architecture, St. Francis Church and Boghatty Palace. During exploring the place, don’t forget to have a view of Chinese fishing net swaying in the breeze over backwaters that are exclusively found in Cochin. Then you will visitAlleppey and when you will reachPallathuruthy Jetty, you will also go in a boat through the stunning attractions of VilakumaramThodu, Kanitta, SNDP thodu, Kuppapuram, and VembanadKayal. Enjoy at Kainakary to play a part in canoein. This activity here is equally famous among adventure lovers and nature lovers. You will also have memorable timeinKumarakom. Kumarakom is a flourishing pristine town on the banks of Lake Vembanad. Some of the hotspots of this place are its backwater houseboat cruises and avifauna wealth. The place has been blessed by peaceful environs. So be ready to visit the most beautiful places in Southern part of India with EasyMyJourney.
Tour Duration : ( 03 Nights / 04 Days )
Destinations Covered : Cochin - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Cochin
Day 1: Arrival in Cochin
After arrival at the Cochin Airport/ Railway Station, meet our tour representative who helps with an assisted transfer to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and freshen-up. Thereafter, embark on a sightseeing tour. Some of the prime attractions of Cochin that you can visit today include Paradesi Synagogue in the Jew town, Mattancherry Palace, Santa Cruz Basilica, Chinese fishing nets, Ernakulam Shiva temple, St. Francis Church, and more. The Queen of the Arabian Sea, Cochin is a mix of old-world and new-age charm. In the evening, you can also visit the popular markets for shopping.Overnight stay in Cochin.
Day 2: Cochin – Alleppey (Alappuzha)
Today, begin driving to one of the most popular backwater destinations of Kerala, Alleppey. Arrive at Pallathuruthy Jetty, and complete the check-in formalities by 12:00 PM. Sail through the stunning attractions of Vilakumaram Thodu and Kanitta. Soak-in the serenity spread all around and savor the delightful views. Enjoy special lunch on-board, prepared by the trained chef. The houseboat cruises through SNDP thodu, Kuppapuram, and Vembanad Kayal. Later, halt at Kainakary to partake in canoeing for an hour. This activity here is equally popular amid adventure lovers and nature lovers. Go aboard the cruise that sets off to Kuttamangalam, Chennengary through Nedumudi. Spot colorful birds, spot the locals indulged in their daily work and more. Enjoy sumptuous delicacies during a traditional dinner on-board the houseboat.Overnight stay on-board the houseboat.
Day 3: Alleppey - Kumarakom (By road)
The houseboat arrives in Kumarakom today. After breakfast, complete the check- out formalities and de-board the houseboat. Thereafter, start your road journey to Kumarakom. As you reach, check- in to the hotel. Kumarakom is a lush pristine town on the banks of Lake Vembanad. Some of the attractions of this place are its backwater houseboat cruises and avifauna wealth. The place has been blessed by peaceful environs. Explore the place on your own.Overnight stay.
Day 4: Kumarkom – Cochin for departure (2 Hours)
After breakfast on the last day of the tour, check out and get transferred to the Cochin Airport for boarding the flight for onward destination.