Tour Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days
Destinations Covered: Trivandrum - Kanyakumari - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Cochin - Guruvayoor
Day 01: Arrival at Trivandrum
The moment you arrive at Trivandrum International Airport, you'll be received by our tour executive with a traditional Indian welcome. Soon after, you'll be transferred to the resort in the beach town of Kovalam for check-in. Take some rest and proceed for a local city tour. Popular attractions include Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple, Sree Chithra Art Gallery and Napier Museum. In the evening, you'll return to the resort in Kovalam to spend the night.
Day 02: Trivandrum - Kanyakumari - Trivandrum
After an early morning breakfast, you'll journey to Kanyakumari, the southernmost tip of the Indian Peninsula. A short break will be made at Suchindram Temple. The beautiful views of moonrise and sunset, coupled with fascinating monuments and temples are the major highlights of this city. On arriving at Kanyakumari, you'll visit Kumari Amman Temple, Vivekananda Memorial and Gandhi Memorial. Add more flavor to your trip with a visit to the wonderful statue of Thiruvalluvar. At sunset, you'll stop at the Indian Ocean to capture glimpses of the awe-inspiring view of the setting sun, appearing like a giant ball of fire diving into the bottomless vast water body. The day's tour will end in the evening with a drive back to the hotel.
Day 03: Trivandrum - Alleppey - Kumarakom
Start the day with a gorgeous breakfast at the hotel. Soon after, you'll travel to the next destination - Alleppey. Ancient shrines like Janardana Swami Temple at Varkala, Oachira Temple, Mannarasala Nagaraja Temple of Naga Devatas, Subramanya temple and Ambalapuzha Sri Krishna Temple will keep you enaged throughout the journey. After reaching Alleppey, you'll board a motor boat and embark a two-hour cruise to Kumarakom for an enchanting experience of the backwaters. After a heavenly cruise, you'll disembark and proceed to the resort for overnight relaxation.
Day 04: Kumarakom - Cochin
After appeasing your hunger pangs with an appetizing breakfast, a devotional tour will follow up. Visits will be made to some sacred and wonderful temples like Vaikom Mahadeva Temple and Ettumanoor Mahadeva Temple. Thereafter,r your journey to Cochin will continue. Breaks will be taken at Chottanikkara Devi Temple and Sree Poornathrayeesa Temple. Also included is an evening visit to Ernakulathappan Temple. End the day with a check in at the hotel and restful sleep.
Day 05: Cochin - Guruvayoor
Enjoy the palatable delights offered for breakfast at the hotel. This will be followed by a trip to the popular Kodungallur Bhagavathy Temple. From here, you'll be driven to Guruvayoor to pay tribute to some more Hindu pilgrim centers. Sri Krishna Temple and Mammiyoor Temple are the most sacred shrines. The elephant training center known as Anakottil is another popular attraction. For night's rest, you'll be accommodated in a hotel at Guruvayoor.
Day 06: Guruvayoor - Cochin Departure
A delightful breakfast will start your last day of the tour. You'll then embark a journey to Cochin. Upon arrival, if time permits, visits to famous places of interest will be made. Chinese fishing net, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace and St. Francis Church are must visit spots. Henceforth, you'll be transferred to the airport to board a flight for your onward destination.
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