Explore Mumbai With the South India: Enjoy the Enchanting Natural Beauty
Duration: 10 Nights/ 11 Days
Destinations: Mumbai - Goa - Cochin - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Cochin
Day 1: Arrival in MumbaiUpon arrival at the Mumbai airport, our tour representative meets you and escorts you to the hotel pre-booked for your stay. After finishing the check-in, you are free to discovering this brilliant city on your own or you can take advantage of the facilities of your hotel. Mumbai is one of the most famous places of India that is clustered by business visitors as well as leisure travellers in large numbers annually.
Stay overnight at the hotel in Mumbai.
Day 02: MumbaiAfter breakfast, drive down to Mumbai harbour to proceed for Elephant Caves, 9 km south-west island in the harbour. See the large rock cut temple of Lord Shiva there. In the afternoon, continue for a city tour of Mumbai via Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan and nearby iconic beaches.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Mumbai - GoaOn this day, you will be moved to the airport at the outset. It is followed by catching journey to Goa. On the arrival, we will transfer you to the hotel. We find ample of time to take rest throughout the day. We do so at one of the beaches. Get prepared to achieve the Goan Carnival Theme in the evening. Join a traditional carnival, which enthrals the audience as it forms a portion of Goa’s rich Portuguese heritage. Enjoy revelry, music and dance, excellent food and lot more. You can always have fun with the fine special treats constituting Goan delicacies. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: GoaOn this day, we will make you explore the North Goa & South Goa. In evening we take you to the Fishing village, an excellent portion of Goa’s rich cultural heritage. You will enjoy local Goan fishing on the grounds of the hotel and that is where all the fun can be found. Artisans display their skills and that is where they enthral the viewers. Overnight stay at the hotel is planned.
Day 5: CochinOn the day of the tour, you bid farewell to the ‘Beach Capital of India’-Goa and get to the Goa Airport to board the journey for Cochin (Kochi). On reaching Cochin airport, our tour representative offers you an assisted transfer to the hotel where you complete the check-in. Now, you can unwind for a while. The rest of the day is at enjoyment and you can participate in the activities of your interest. This major city is also known as Ernakulam and attracts a lot of traders for business. This peaceful metropolitan is marked with several amazing architectures and other destinations.
Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 6: Cochin - MunnarThe day is scheduled for a city tour of Cochin including the Chinese Fishing Nets, Dutch Palace St. Francis Church and 400-year-old Jewish Synagogue. After checking prime city attractions hit the road to Munnar, probably the most famous hill station of the south Indian state of Kerala. Lovingly referred to as the ‘Switzerland of India’, Munnar features of numerous natural beauty, salubrious weather, relaxing cool wind, amazing views and, fragrant tea and coffee estates. Check-in at the hotel is followed by sightseeing. Have a rendezvous with the exotic wildlife of the area at Eravikulam National Park, home to a rare species of a kind of mountain goat- Nilgiri tahr. Begin on a jungle safari within the national park. Thereafter, go to the old capital of Scotland - Munnar and get your hands on some interest souvenirs.
Stay overnight in Munnar Hotel.
Day 7: MunnarPost breakfast today; plan a wildlife safari inside Eravikulam National Park, one of the most famous wildlife reserves of Kerala. Identify animals like the unusual mountain goat's regionally known as Nilgiri Tahr, leopard, India buffalo, Competition, leopard and so on. The national park has also been endowed with rich biodiversity of the high level shoal-grassland environment. Later on, the evening is at leisure. Overnight stay in a hotel.
Day 08: Munnar-Periyar (Thekkady)Start your day and have a morning walk in the fragrant green tea estates of Munnar. Enjoy the serenity spread all around and spot an unusual flower seen in the region- Neela Kurunji. Later on, you exit by street for Thekkady. After breakfast, continue to Thekkady. Transfer to hotel & rest. Mid-day, continue for sightseeing – The Periyar wildlife sanctuary is dense evergreen forest, evergreen forest, The wonderful artificial pond established by the Mullaperiyar Dam across the Periyar River increases the charm of the park. You can also do things in Thekkady like – Boat cruises on the Periyar Lake, visit cardamom, pepper, tea & coffee plantation.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09: Periyar - KumarakomOn this day, in the morning, you go by street for the stunning flawless town of Kumarakom, a well-known tourist destination of Kerala that is put on the banks of Lake Vembanand. On achieving, check-in into the hotel, along with the banks of Lake Vembanand, which is otherwise known as Kumarakom Lake. After you are finished with the signing up, enjoy hot lunchtime. Lunch is trailed by an essential boat ride on the lake’s peaceful rich waters where you additionally identify some fascinating coloured avifauna varieties alongside treating your eyes to the re-energizing viewpoints of the green environment. At evening, investigate the nearby area all alone or go to neighbourhood market for some unbelievably crafted works.
Overnight stay in Kumarakom.
Day 10: Kumarakom-AlleppeyCheck out from the hotel and board the houseboat, which is regionally known as Kettuvallam. You will enjoy a lifetime experience where cruise around the beautiful backwaters of Kumarakom to Alleppey. You will observe and experience the daily routine lifestyle of the villagers along the backwaters. Lunch, evening tea & treats, dinner next day breakfast and will be provided on the boat. The awesome wind from the Lake allows you to sleep early in the night after anchoring in a fancy place. Overnight stay at Houseboat.
Day 11: DepartureThis is the latest day of the visit. Post morning breakfast, Complete check-out requirements at the hotel and drive to Cochin airport to board the flight with sweet remembrances.