Kanyakumari has been a great centre for art and religion for centuries. It was also an area of great trade and commerce. It was ruled by the Cholas, the Cheras, the Pandyas and the Nayaks. The architectural beauty of the temples in the area are the works of these rulers. Kanyakumari is a City in Kanyakumari district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The name comes from the Devi Kanya Kumari Temple in the region, in Tamil it is pronounced as ‘Kan-niya-kumari’. It is the southernmost tip of peninsular India, and is surrounded on three sides by the Laccadive Sea. Kanyakumari city is the southern tip of the Cardamom Hills, an extension of the Western Ghats range. Nearest city is Thiruvanathapuram (85 km) and airport is Trivandrum International Airport, Trivandrum , Kerala and the nearest town is Nagercoil, the administrative headquarters of Kanyakumari District, 22 km (14 mi) away. Kanyakumari has been a city since Sangam period and is a popular tourist destination.
Depart to Cochin from your hometown as per your scheduled departure. Arrival at Cochin. Check-in to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Cochin.
After breakfast, you will be taken on Cochin local sightseeing. Take Harbor Cruise ride to visit St.Francis Church, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, Chinese Fishing Nets, etc. After lunch, proceed to Munnar. Tea break at Cheyappara waterfalls. Arrival at Munnar. It is famous for layers of tea estates, mountain mist. Dinner and overnight stay at Munnar.
After breakfast, you will be taken on Munnar local sightseeing. Today we visit Erivakulam National Park. One of the main attractions near Munnar is the Eravikulam National Park. This park is famous for its endangered inhabitant - The Nilgiri Tahr. This park is also a home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds. After lunch, sightseeing in Munnar covering Mattupetty Dam, K.F.D.C.’s Flower Garden, Honeybee Tree, Echo Point, etc. Dinner and overnight stay at Munnar.
Drive towards Thekkady. Enroute visit Lockheart Heaven Gap. After lunch, we will visit Spice Garden, where you can get to see various kind of spice plantations and also you can buy it at very affordable rates. Check-in to your hotel at Thekkady. At evening, you can enjoy Marshal Art Show and Kathakali Show. Dinner and overnight stay at Thekkady.
Today we visit wildlife sanctuary in Periyar Tiger Reserve. Here you will enjoy Boating ride in Periyar lake. After Jungle Safari, head towards Alleppey. Check-in to your hotel. Alleppey is popular for backwaters. Kumarkom, the charming emerald peninsula jutting into the ever effervescent Vembnad Lake takes you into the heart of scenic lake where you’ll come across plenty of traditional country crafts, boats and canoes. You will enjoy 2 hrs backwater cruise ride over here. Stay at Kollam.
After breakfast, proceed to Trivandrum. En route visit Trivandrum Zoo and Raja Ravi Verma Art Gallery. After lunch, visit Kovalam Beach. The southernmost beach, the Lighthouse Beach is most frequented by tourists. Lighthouse Beach got its name due to the old Vizhinjam Lighthouse located on a rocky promontory here. Its intermittent beams at night render the beach with an unearthly charm. Here you enjoy can watersports and sun bath. Dinner and overnight stay at Kanyakumari.
After breakfast, proceed to Kanyakumari. Check-in to hotel. Enjoy a ferry ride to Swami Vivekanand Rock Memorial, Kanyakumari Mandir, Tri Samudra Milan, Gandhi Mandapam, Vax Musium. Dinner and overnight stay at Kanyakumari.
After breakfast, head towards Trivandrum covering Hanuman temple at Suchindram and Padmanabh Swamy Temple. Dinner and overnight stay at Trivandrum.
Depart to your hometown from Trivandrum Junction Railway station or Trivandrum International Airport. Tour Concludes.
- Up to 3-star hotel stay.
- Comfortable air conditioned vehicle for hassle free journey.
- Dry snacks hamper will be provided.
- All Major Meals (Breakfast, Dinner)
- All sightseeing fees.
- Airfare and Railfare.
- Personal expenses which are not mentioned in Inclusions.
- Any other meal than those mentioned above.
- Any up gradation in airline class or hotel room category.
- Any extra cost incurred by any individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization or personal emergency.