4 Nights Itinerary Covering: Alleppey - Quilon - Kovalam - Kanyakumari - Trivandrum
Kerala is one of the most visited states of the southern region of India, visited by a large number tourist every year. This state, located on the Malabar coast, is an extremely beautiful place where one can have a pleasant holiday. Through this 5-day trip to Alleppey, Kovalam and Trivandrum, you will enjoy staying in a houseboat in Backwaters and will explore the local attractions of places like Quilon, Kanyakumari, Kovalam and Trivandrum.
On your arrival in Cochin, meet the Indian Holiday representative and, later, continue your drive towards Alleppey - one of the most well-known backwater destinations in Kerala, you get an assisted transfer to your pre-booked luxury houseboat. Houseboat, traditionally known as Ketuvallam is an exotic accommodation option, which is undoubtedly the best way to explore the scenic beauty of the backwaters of Kerala. Complete the check-in formalities. This houseboat is well-adorned with all contemporary facilities. Admire the beauty of the nature, once you are on-board. Explore the paddy fields, coconut grooves and the villages; spot the colorful birds and so on, while the houseboat is cruising on the serene backwaters. Relish the authentic Kerala food, prepared by the chef, accompanying you. Overnight stay aboard the houseboat.
Post breakfast, start your journey for Quilon (Kollam), which is 95 km away. Once you arrive, check –in your pre-booked hotel. The day is scheduled for visiting the prime tourist attractions such as Thevally Palace, Alumkadavu Boat Building Yard, Palaruvi Falls, Thangassery Beach etc. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
After breakfast on day 3, get transferred to Kovalam, located at a distance of 50 km. Upon arrival, complete the check-in formalities at your hotel. Enjoy sightseeing for the rest of the day. The list of attractions of the day includes the popular beaches of Kovalam such as Lighthouse, Samudra and Hawa beach along with the other attractions. Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Breakfast on the 4th day is followed by a day's excursion to Kanyakumari, which is located at a distance of around 100 km. You explore the extremely popular Vivekananda Rock Memorial and other famous temples. In the evening, return to Kovalam. Check-in at the hotel for an overnight stay in Kovalam.
Leave for Trivandrum, early morning, on the last day of the tour. The journey is of around 16 km. On arrival, begin the city excursion covering the prime tourist attractions such as the City Museum, Shri Chitra Art Gallery and Padmanabha Swamy Temple. Later, get an assisted transfer to the airport or railway station for your onward journey.