Day : 0
After breakfast drive to Munnar (140 Kms / 04 Hrs). Enjoy beautiful streams, small water falls, Rubber, Pepper cardamom and Tea plantations and thick forests throughout the journey, God has blessed his own country with incomparable beauty - to have everlasting memory of your days in Kerala. On arrival at Munnar check into Hotel.
Day : 0
After breakfast start the full day sightseeing trip of Munnar which is a nature lovers paradise with endless teagardens lakes on western ghat hills , basically it is a tea town. Visit - Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary famous for Nilagiri Tahr and Tea gardens . Arrive back to the hotel in the evening. Over Night Stay at Munnar.
Day : 1
You arrive in Delhi by International flight , our representative would assist you at the airport & to our hotel for check-in. Rest of the day at leisure – Over night Stay at delhi
Day : 2
A full day tour of Old and New Delhi.
OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Moghul Empire. Enjoy the cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk. NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayuns Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the Presidents Residence, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave
Day : 3
DELHI - AGRA (Approx. 205 Kms/ 04 Hrs.)
After breakfast proceed by surface to Agra, you will have an opportunity to see Indias lively countryside. AGRA: Two great Mughal monarchs, Akbar and Shah Jahan, transformed the little village of Agra into a befitting second capital of the Mughal Empire. Today a visitor to Agra is caught up in a world of contrasting edifices, of red sandstone and white marble, narrow galleys and quaint buggies, and that irresistible charm that this favorite city of the Mughals still retains. It is not surprising, that modern Agra still reflects its Mughal heritage most conspicuously. A walk down the narrow bustling streets of the city will introduce the visitor to the wafting aroma of Mughlai cuisine. Visit to TAJ MAHAL : Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourists visit to Agra. Built by Shah Jahan, the Taj is a white marble memorial to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed, and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Behold its magnificent structure, observe its intricate detailing and craftsmanship and gaze in awe as you linger on to beautifully landscaped gardens.Continue sightseeing to Agra Fort. Overnight at Agra.
Day : 4
AGRA - FATEHPUR SIKRI - JAIPUR (Approx. 245 Kms./ 05 Hrs.)Drive
to Jaipur with a stopover to discover Fatehpur Sikri - The deserted, red Sandstone City, Emperor Akbar built that as his capital and palace in the late 16th century is an exhilarating experience. It a veritable fairytale city and its "ruins" are in pristine condition ... its not hard to imagine what the court life must have been like in the days of its grandeur. Also visit the Buland Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world. Continue drive to Jaipur. Rest of the day at leisure in Jaipur
Day : 5
The origins of the beautiful city of Jaipur can be traced back to the eighteenth century, during the reign of Jai Singh II who ascended the Amber throne in 1699. Jaipur today, epitomizes the spirit of Rajputana. In-spite of growing into a bustling metropolis, it still retains its character and history - A beautiful fusion of the yesteryears and modernity. Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City because of the extensive use of the locally abundant pink plastered stone, painted so in honor of the visit of the royal consort of Queen Victoria. Jaipur thrills the soul with its massive forts, magnificent palaces, exquisite temples and lush gardens. Morning excursion to Amber Fort. AMBER FORT PALACE - Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds its ultimate expression. Follow an old tradition and ride upto Amber Fort on an Elephant. Continue sight-seeing to CITY PALACE, JANTAR MANTAR HAWA MAHAL. Relax in the evening or visit the markets – Jaipur is a treasure trove for the shoppers and there is everything here that the heart desires. As a major gems & jewellery center, you can count on finding some of Indias finest jewelry here. Besides that, there are marble statues, woolen carpets, cotton rugs, hand block printed Sanhaneri and Bagru cotton fabrics, brassware, leather footwear and much more. – Over night Stay at Jaipur
Day : 6
JAIPUR – DELHI – COCHIN (Approx. 200 Kms./ 04 Hrs.)
Drive to Delhi and transfer straight to the airport upon arrival in Cochin airport assistance & transfer to Cochin – On arrival transfer to the hotel – Evening rest of the day at leisure – Over night stay at cochin
Day : 7
Full Day local tour of Cochin , is Regally called the Queen of the Arabian Sea is a cluster of islands narrow peninsulas and a built of the mainland , Places to see @ Wellingdon Island, Mattacherry Palace, Jewish Synagogue, for Cochin, St.Francis Church, the Chinese fishing nets swaying in the breeze over backwaters, give the impression that the waves of the sea have risen over the horizon – Over night Stay at Cochin
Day : 10
MUNNAR – PERIYAR - KUMARAKOM -KOTTAYAM
Have breakfast in the hotel and check out at 0900 Hrs and start the journey to Thekkady (120 Kms / 4 Hrs) drive through panoramic western ghat hills covered with spice plantations and occasional view of water falls and streams. Throughout this journey you can enjoy different type of spice plantations like cardamom, vanilla, pepper, cinnamon, clove etc. After some rest go for Boating in Peiryar Lake (optional) experience the mind blowing view of calm crystal clear Periyar Lake and Sanctuary. You may get a chance to see different type wild animals while boating. . We drive down to Kumarakom (145 Kms / 4 Hrs). You will be passing through beautiful rubber and tea plantations. On arrival at Kumarakom visit the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary (famous for migratory and local birds) . Kumarakom is famous for endless view of calm clean backwater of Kerala with canals, paddy fields and fishing villages. Evening go for Sunset cruise (optional) or enjoy the beauty of backwater by just relaxing near Vembanadu Lake.-Over Night Stay in at Kottayam
Day : 11
Breakfast in the hotel and enjoy some time at leisure in the resort,check in at houseboat. Houseboat cruise is the best way to explore the beauty of backwaters Rest of the day at leisure on the House Boat. Sit back and relax while the boat cruises through the narrow serene backwater canals. Lunch, Evening Tea/Coffee with snacks, dinner and enjoy your evening on the sundeck away from polluted cities and maddening crowd. Only disturbance will be twinkle of a shining star or diving of a fish around you to say hello by waving its tail from the lake. -Overnight stay in the House Boat.
Day : 12
HOUSEBOAT- COCHIN (DEPARTURE)
Morning at leisure on House Boat experience the pollution free air and after a good breakfast at 0900 Hrs check out from houseboat and we drive to cochin & local sight Seeing in Cochin ,after that transfer you to Cochin airport