-The Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church
-The most famous Chinese Fishing Nets
-A hill station known for its tea estates
-Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary
-Munnar tea plantations
-Enchanting backwaters in a houseboat
-Visit Vivekananda Rock memorial
-Visit Padmanabhaswamy Temple
-Napier Museum and Chitra Art Gallery
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Day 1: Helsinki- Mumbai- Cochin or Helsinki – Delhi – Cochin
Welcome to India. (Depending on flight booking) Arrive at the Capital City - Delhi International Airport or Financial Capital of India, Mumbai - meet & assist by our Intiamatkat India representative & proceed to Cochin by connecting flight.
Day 2: Cochin
Arrive at Cochin Airport and proceed for your transfer to the hotel. Later enjoy sightseeing of Cochin with visit to The Dutch Palace, The Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church and the most famous Chinese Fishing Nets. Later proceed to Fort Cochin area where you can walk through the historical Dutch and Portuguese buildings. Overnight stay in Cochin.(Optional: In the evening one can enjoy Kathakali- A traditional South Indian dance performance.)
Day 3: Cochin – Munnar (Approximate 130 km / 3 hrs)
This morning proceed to the lush green hills of Munnar – A hill station known for its tea estates. On arrival in Munnar check in to your hotel. Overnight stay in Munnar.(Optional : You can enjoy a visit to Kullukumalai Tea Factory)
Day 4: Munnar-
Sightseeing Enjoy local sightseeing in Munnar. Visit the beautiful Mattupetty lake and dam, Tea plantations, Echo point etc. Evening is free for shopping and other leisure activities.Overnight stay in Munnar.
Day 5: Munnar – Thekkady (Approximate 127 kms / 3 hrs)
Today continue your journey from Munnar to Thekkady known for Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary. On arrival check in to hotel. Evening is free for leisure and shopping at Kumily spice village. Overnight stay in Thekkady.
Day 6: Thekkady (Periyar)
Enjoy your visit to Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary. Enjoy boating in Periyar lake or Try an Elephant Safari (Optional), you could spot a family of Elephants, Wild Boar or Sambar Deer by the water's edge. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay in Thekkaddy.
Day 7: Thekkady – Kumarakom (Approx 190 kms / 4 hrs)
Proceed to Kumarakom,the backwater region of Kerala. Upon arrival check in to hotel. Later visit Kumarakom bird sanctuary. Afternoon is free to relax at the lake side. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay in Kumarakom.
Day 8: Kumarakom – Alleppey (Approx 56 kms / 1 hr)
Continue your journey to Alleppey,the tranquil backwater destination of Kerala. On arrival, check in to your houseboat/hotel. Later enjoy a memorable day on the enchanting backwaters in a houseboat and explore its breathtakingly beautiful surroundings and the fascinating Kerala countryside. Overnight stay in Alleppey.
Day 9: Alleppey – Kovalam (Approx 170 kms / 3 hrs)
Today morning disembark the houseboat and the drive to Kovalam. On arrival check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to relax on the beach. The day is free to enjoy various activities and the blue waters of Arabian Sea and white sandy beach. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
Day 10: Kovalam – Kanyakumari – Kovalam (Approx 91 km one way / 2 hrs)
Enjoy your visit Kanyakumari – the land's end of India. Enjoy the breathtaking view of Cape Comorin,where three seas meet. Visit Vivekananda Rock Memorial. Also enjoy the beautiful sunset from Gandhi Mandapam. Drive back to Kovalam. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
Day 11: Kovalam – Trivandrum – Kovalam (Approx 16 kms one way / 30 mins)
Today proceed to Trivandrum for a city tour. Visit Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Napier Museum and Chitra Art Gallery. Drive back to Kovalam. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight stay in Kovalam.
Day 12: Kovalam – Trivandrum Airport
Today proceed to Trivandrum airport to board the flight to your hometown or onward destination with fond memories to cherish for a lifetime. Trivandrum Airport to Mumbai or Delhi (Depending on flight booking). Overnight stay and relaxed time.
Day13: Arrive at Helsinki airport.