Kerala Houseboat Tour Duration: 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destinations Covered: Cochin - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Poovar - Trivandrum
Day 01: Arrival at Cochin
Our representative will receive and transfer you to the hotel.
Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 02: Cochin - Munnar
After breakfast you will be driven to the beautiful hill station of
Munnar. Munnar is a beautiful and exotic place in Kerala. Munnar is home
to many tea and coffee estates. Upon arrival, you will check into the
hotel and spend rest of the time at leisure. Overnight stay will be at
Day 03: Munnar
Breakfast follows full day at leisure to enable you to explore the
beautiful surroundings on your own. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Munnar - Periyar
After breakfast you will be driven to Periyar (90 km). Upon arrival at
Periyar you will check into hotel. Periyar is known for its natural
beauty and wildlife sanctuary. Periyar wildlife sanctuary houses wild
elephant, boar, deer, the great Indian tiger and many other animal and
plant life. After exploring the surroundings you can spend the afternoon
at leisure. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 05: Periyar - Kumarakom
Early morning we will take you for a boat cruise at the Periyar Lake.
Periyar Lake is located in the heart of the Wildlife Sanctuary. While
you cruise at the Periyar Lake you can sight the wild elephants, Asiatic
deer, Black Buck and even tigers that come to the shores of the lake to
After breakfast we will drive through the winding "Ghats"
that are home to tea plantations. The next destination of your Kerala
houseboat tour is Kumarakom. Kumarakom is a beautiful backwater village,
located on the shores of the beautiful Vembanad Lake. In the evening you
will have leisure time. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Kumarakom - Houseboat
After a brief leisure in the morning we will take you to the traditional
rice boats (Kettuvallam) in the afternoon for your journey through the
picturesque backwaters and small lakes. While traversing across the
placid backwaters you can relax in the tranquility. You will also get a
chance to have a close look at the way of life and activity of the rural
people. Enjoy the local meals on board the houseboat. Overnight onboard
Day 07: Houseboat - Poovar
After breakfast on board the houseboat you will sail to Alleppey and
later disembark at Puthenagady Jetty. After alighting from the houseboat
you will be driven to Poovar. Poovar is a beautiful Island resort,
surrounded by serene Kerala backwaters. Poovar is truly a window into
paradise called Kerala. The whole area is rich with local flora that
comprise of several species of spices, exotic flowers and coconut
groves. Upon arrival, you will check-in at resort/hotel. Stay overnight
Day 08: Poovar
After breakfast you will have the whole day at leisure, when you can
pursue your own activities. Overnight stay will be at the resort/hotel.
Day 09: Poovar - Trivandrum
You romance with the houseboats of Kerala ends as you come to the end
of your Kerala houseboat tours. In the morning, you will be driven to
Trivandrum for your flight/train for onward journey.
Kerala houseboat tour package will showcase you the fascinating houseboats of Kerala along with the backwaters.