Duration : 16 Days / 15 Nights
Destinations : Mumbai - Goa - Cochin - Munnar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum - Mumbai.
Day 01: Mumbai (ARRIVAL): Welcome to India!!! On your arrival at Mumbai international airport you will be received by representative of Western India Nature Tours and transferred to your hotel. At Mumbai, evening to be used in shopping and visiting the local bazaars. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 02: Mumbai: Morning move out for a sightseeing tour of Mumbai starts with the Gateway of India - the most famous colonial landmark in the city, Prince of Wales Museum -one of the most eclectic museums in India and Hanging Gardens. Last but not the least a drive along Marine drive will prove to be a pleasant experience. Travel to Chowpatty Beach, where exuberance and excitement rule the roost. Over night at your hotel.
Day 03: Goa: In the morning take a flight to Goa, the exotic tropical beach destination. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Day free to walk around the beaches. Over night at your hotel.
Day 04: Goa: Sightseeing tour of Panjim for its beautiful churches and cathedrals. Mandovi River cruise. Over night at your hotel.
Day 05: Goa: You can enjoy the entire day on the beach. Over night at your hotel.
Day 06: Goa: You can enjoy the entire day on the beach. Over night at your hotel.
Day 07: Cochin: After a leisurely breakfast you will be transferred to the domestic airport of Goa to board the flight for Cochin (Kochi). On arrival check-in at your hotel. A picturesque island cluster, natural ports and scenic lagoons, Cochin drapes you in warmth and ethnic Kerala glory. A glorious past and scenic greens make Cochin a splendid tour option. Remaining day at leisure. Over night in your hotel.
Day 08: Cochin: After having a leisurely breakfast, move out for sightseeing of Cochin which includes Fort Cochin, Dutch Palace, St. Francis church which is the oldest European Church in India, Jewish Synagogue and Famous Chinese fishing nets. In the evening, enjoy the famous dance drama of Kerala – “The Kathakali”. Overnight in your hotel.
Day 09: Munnar: After having a leisurely breakfast, drive straight to Munnar - a hill station located 1600 meters above sea level. Once the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in South India it still retains its colonial charm and is famous for its tea plantations, rolling hills, picture postcard hamlets and undulating valleys. On arrival check in at your hotel. Remaining day at leisure. In the evening walk around the Greenish Tea Plantations and other scenic places. Over night in your hotel.
Day 10: Munnar: Take a full day long sight seeing tour of Munnar that includes the Eravikulam National Park where you can see the very rare mountain goats locally called the Nilgiri Tahr, the Mattupetty Dam & Dairy Farm, Old Munnar Town, The town market and other picturesque attractions. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 11: Kumarakom: In the morning drive straight to Kumarakom. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure to explore the backwaters known for its small water canals surrounded by lush green paddy fields and swaying palms or get indulge yourself with some Ayurvedic and Spa treatments. Over night at your hotel.
Day 12: Alleppey (Houseboat): After having a leisurely breakfast drive to Alleppey to embark on your private “Kettuvellam – House Boat” to start your thrilling experience through the backwater beauty of Kerala, while on your journey you can view Greenish Paddy Fields, Coconut Farms, Small Churches and paddy fields and you can observe the life orientation of village people with backwater. Your houseboats are luxurious boats with well appointed bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms. You can sunbathe or observe the palm fringed landscape from your cabins. Apart from the mesmerizing surroundings it's the life along the backwaters that makes this a fascinating experience. Over night stay in your – Air conditioned Deluxe House Boat.
Day 13: Kovalam: Morning you will be disembarking from the House Boat at Alleppey finishing point boat jetty, from there drive straight to Kovalam – “Paradise of South India” in your exclusive vehicle. On your arrival at Kovalam check in into your hotel. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches separated by rocky headlands, of which the southernmost, Lighthouse Beach, is the most famous. The Azure waters and favorable climate make Kovalam a favorite year-round destination for beach lovers. Day at leisure on the beach. Over night at your hotel.
Day 14: Kovalam (Excursion to Kaniyakumari): In the morning move out for an excursion to Kaniyakumari. Late evening drive back to your hotel. Rest of the time free for relaxation at beach. Overnight in your hotel.
Day 15: Kovalam: You can enjoy the entire day on the beach. Over night at your hotel.
Day 16: Trivandrum – Mumbai (DEPARTURE): After having a delightful breakfast move out to visit Padmanabhaswami Temple, a seven storey stone structure is the most impressive landmark. This temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu contains several inscriptions and excellent murals, innumerable intricate stone carvings adorn the temple. Further you will be transferred to the airport of Trivandrum to board the flight for Mumbai. On arrival at appropriate time you will be transferred to international airport of Mumbai to board the flight back to your home with a bunch of sweet memories. (The Tour Ends)
· Welcome Dinner at Jaipur.
· Invitation to Indian family house to experience real culture and tradition.
Request Note: - The above proposed tour program can be customized as per your need and requirements.