12 Nights Itinerary Covering: Mumbai - Cochin – Munnar - Thekkady - Kumarakom - Cochin - Goa - Mumbai
Kerala with Goa Luxury Tour is designed to take the vacations to two of the best tourist destinations of India. Both receive a large number of tourists from all over the world to experience the rich culture and tradition of their popular cities. Enjoy the spectacular view of giant Chinese Fishing Nets being lowered on the famous Vasco-da-Gama Square. Explore the majestic backwaters and the alluring sea. While departing from the tour you are sure to take home a bag full of unforgettable memories.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
On reaching Mumbai airport, meet our representative who'll escort you to one of our listed hotels. Check-in at the hotel. Later in the day, move out on an excursion to the sightseeing tour of Mumbai. The major hotspots of Mumbai include Prince of Wales Museum, Hanging Gardens, Juhu Beach, Gateway of India and Marine Drive. Overnight stay in Mumbai.
After breakfast, proceed towards Elephanta caves for a sightseeing tour. These caves are located on an island that is a few miles away from the Gateway. These caves can be reached by ferry from the Gateway of India. This rock-cut cave temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The Elephanta caves comprise of seven caves of which Mahesh Murti cave is of great importance. In this cave, Lord Shiva is shown as a creator, protector, and destroyer. After visiting the Elephanta caves, return to the hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
In the morning, transfer to Mumbai airport to board a flight to Cochin. Being one of the finest harbors on the Arabian coastline, Cochin driving towards Cochin has been a major commercial hub for many centuries. On arrival, meet our representative who'll escort you to one of our listed hotels. Check-in at the hotels. After straitening your backs for a while, embark on a sightseeing tour of Cochin covering the famous Mattancherry Palace, St. Francis Church, and the Jewish Synagogue. Enjoy the spectacular view of giant Chinese Fishing Nets being lowered on the famous Vasco-da-Gama Square. In the evening watch the Kathakali dance performance by trained dancers. Stay the night at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, drive straight to Munnar which is an idyllic tourist destination offering an unending expanse of tea plantation. The presence of lush green surroundings, lakes, reservoirs, and forests are there to enthrall you. The place is visited by many adventures-seeking travelers, who have a keen interest in paragliding.
On arrival at Munnar, you will get an assisted transfer to one of our listed hotels. Check-in at the hotel to relax in the cozy comfort of its room. The rest of the time is at your leisure. You can explore the enchanting beauty of this beautiful hill station during the evening hours and enjoy the sunset.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar.
On the 5th day of the tour, after having breakfast you will proceed for the sightseeing tour of Munnar. The major tourist hotspots scheduled for today are Atukkad Waterfalls, Chithirapuram, Blossom Park, and Pothamedu View Point. Also enjoy an excursion to Eravikulam national park, where one can spot the endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr. In the evening pay a visit to explore the Rajamala Hills.
Later in the evening, return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar.
In the morning post breakfast, leave Munnar to reach Thekkady. While on the drive to Thekkady enjoy the drive as the road winds through the thick jungles and rich plantation. Upon arrival, check-in at one of our enlisted hotels in the city. In the afternoon proceed to Periyar Wildlife Tiger Reserve to enjoy the jeep safari. Periyar is a true paradise of elephants. Later in the evening, you may enjoy a boat ride at Periyar Lake. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
In the morning after breakfast, head straight to Kumarakom. The place proves to be the paradise for bird watchers. On reaching Kumarakom, visit the Kumarakom bird sanctuary. After bird watching head to one of our enlisted hotel for check-in and breakfast. After resting for a while at your hotel room, pay the Bay Island Driftwood Museum. Kumarakom village is situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake, which can be visited in the evening for sightseeing. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
The next morning after an early breakfast, drive back to Cochin. Upon reaching Cochin, deport at the Cochin airport to board a flight to Goa. As you reach Goa, meet our representative who'll guide you to one of the listed hotels. Check-in at the hotel. Relax for the whole day in your hotel room. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay in the hotel room.
Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Old Goa. Old Goa houses a large number of Churches built by the Portuguese. Some of the major churches to visit include the Chapel of St Francis Xavier, the Church of St Francis of Assisi and the Basilica of Bom Jesus. Stay the night at the hotel.
The next morning after breakfast, enjoy a boat ride on Mandovi River. Later in the day embark on a half-day excursion to Dona Paula beach. On this beach relax and indulge in sunbathes. Enjoy stunning water views from all sides. You may also enjoy para-sailing, toboggan ski biscuit, yachting, sport fishing, swimming, snorkeling, and harpoon fishing at this beach. Later in the day visit the Anjuna beach and the Calangute beach often called the "Queen of Beaches" as it is the most beautiful beach of Goa. Also, visit the Baga beach that is famous for fishing. Return to the hotel in the evening for enjoying a sumptuous dinner and an overnight stay.
Post breakfast, take a tour to South Goa. The major tourist attractions of South Goa include Shanta Durga Temple, Mangeshi Temple, and Colva Beach. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Early in the morning after breakfast, depart for the airport to board a flight to Mumbai. Upon reaching Mumbai, meet our representative who'll escort to one of our enlisted hotels for dinner and overnight stay.
In the early morning, you will be transferred to the airport to board a flight for your onward destination.