TRAVELXS team designed this special tour with unstinting devotion of Nature so no words or pictures could describe how gorgeous is the land or hill we have chosen to explore by this tour. The highlights like tea gardens, valleys, view points, mountains, thousands of plantations, rain forests, green lands, backwaters and beaches will hypnotize you like anything.
DETAILED ITINEARY :
DAY 01: COCHIN
Arrive at Fort Kochi, historical village of Kerala to refresh yourself with sea food and beer served in tea pots.
DAY 02: COCHIN
Place to study the past through oldest church of India, Chinese finish nets, Dutch palace, Jew town and very many colonial buildings: Traditional dance of Kerala will be shown.
DAY 03: MUNNAR (130 kms drive )
This drive will give you the breath taking view of Munnar hills and tea plantations: Places like Tea museum will you the history of your morning Chai.
DAY 04: MEESHAPULLIMALA (trek around 10 kms)
Today trek (from an altitude of 1500 m to 2600m) passing through rain forests and gratsslands which are typical to the higher areas of the Western Ghats. The area also has wildlife chance like elephants, sambar, sloth bear and the Nilgiri tahr.
DAY 05: ANAERANGAL CAMP (trek around 12 kms)
Today road covers the undulating mountain grasslands and ascend Meesapulimala – the second highest peak in the Western Ghats and this is a great opportunity to trek off the tourist trail.
DAY 06: SANTHAMPARA (trek around 10 kms)
This destination is set amidst luxuriant vegetation and the surrounding areas constitute the world-famed ‘Cardamom Hills’. We will pass large forested areas where cardamom, pepper & coffee are grown within the canopy of the forests. Elephants are common here.
DAY 07: CHATURANGAPARA (trek around 12 kms)
This mountain parts are forested interspersed with grasslands and spice–growing homesteads are everywhere. Set up camp within the confines of the forests.
DAY 08: PERIYAR (25 kms drive)
Drive to Periyar wild life sanctuary for jungle walk and special plantation tour.
DAY 09: ALLEPPEY (150 kms drive)
Drive to the backwater world of Kerala, Alleppey. Today stay with local family where you can study their customs, day to day activities, cuisine and lifestyle. This stay is including village walking and canoe boat ride.
DAY 10: ALLEPPEY
Transfer to the House boat where you can breathe comfort with luxury. Best way to explore paddy fields, fishing boats, coconut trees, churches and farmers.
DAY 11: KOVALAM
Finish your beautiful tour in one of the most eye-catching beach of the country.
DAY 12: TOUR ENDS