Kerala with Pondicherry Tour package –
12 Days / 11 Nights
Kochi – Munnar - Kumarakom - Periyar - Madurai - Trichy - Tanjore - Pondicherry - Mahabalipuram – Chennai
Day 01: Cochin: Welcome to Gods own country! On arrival at Cochin Airport you will be met by our executive and transferred to Hotel. Rest of the day at complete leisure or you have an option to take a sightseeing trip of Cochin like Chinese Fishing Nets,Dutch and Matancherry Palace,marine drive , Synagogue etc. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Munnar: Morning After breakfast drive to Munnar (150 Kms / 4 Hrs) enjoying the panoramic view of the green carpets of tea plantations en-route.on the way you can visit Cheeyapara Waterfalls. On arrival, check in to Resort. Spend the rest of the day at leisure trekking around the estate,Overnight at your Resort.
Day 03 : Munnar: Morning sightseeing trip of Munnar including the Eravikulam National Park, the Mattupetty Dam. Rest of the day at leisure and enjoy another night, stay at your Resort.
Day 04: Kumarakom: Kumarakom (170 Kms) is one of the most important tourist centers in the state. On arrival check in your backwater Ayurvedic resort, nestles on the serene banks of the Vembanad Lake. The vast stretch of tranquil, emerald green backwaters, in one of India 's hottest holiday spots. Complete day kept at your leisure and by evening enjoy the beautiful sunset cruise over Vembanad Lake. Stay overnight at your backwater resort.
Day 05 : Periyar (Thekkady): Morning after breakfast check out from your resort and proceed to Periyar /Thekkady(120 Kms) and check in at the Hotel. After brief leisure go on a game viewing cruise on the Periyar Lake, located in middle of the wildlife sanctuary. Here you will be able to see a large variety of wildlife, which includes wild elephants, monkeys, deer, wild boar and different species of birds, can also be spotted. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 06 : Madurai : After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Madurai, on arrival check into Hotel. After relax in hotel and proceed for sightseeing of Madurai – visit Sri.Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, Thirumalai Nayak Palace, Thirupparankundram Temple, Alagar Koil and Gandhi Museum. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Madurai.
Day 07 : Tanjore: After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Tanjore, on arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Tanjore – visit Brihadeeswara Temple, The Palace, Art Gallery and Saraswati Mahal Library. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Tanjore.
Day 08 : Trichy- Tanjore:- After breakfast proceed for a day excursion to Trichy – visit Rock Fort Temple, Tiruvanaikkaval Temple, Elakurichi and Vayaloor. Evening drive back to Tanjore. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Tanjore.
Day 09 : Pondicherry : After breakfast proceed for Pondicherry, arrive and check in to hotel and relax. After you proceed for sightseeing of Pondicherry – visit Shri.Aurobindo Ashram, Auroville, Arikamedu, Pondicherry Beach, Botanical Garden and Bharati Park. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Pondicherry.
Day 10 : Mahabalipuram : After breakfast check out Hotel and proceed to Mahabalipuram, upon arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Mahabalipuram – enroute visit Shore Temple, Five Ratha’s, Crocodile Bank, Arjuna’s Penance and Tiger Caves. Overnight stay in Hotel in Mahabalipuram.
Day 11 : Chennai: After breakfast drive for Chennai and arrive in Chennai and check in to Hotel after relax you proceed for sightseeing of Chennai – visit Kapaleeshwar Temple, Santhome Cathedral, Parthsarthy Temple, Marina Beach and National Art Gallery. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Chennai.
Day 12 : Chennai and departure – onward your flight schedule