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KOCHI – PERIYAR – KUMARAKOM – MARARI – COCHIN

16 Days / 15 Nights

Day 01: Arrive Kochi

Upon arrival you will be welcomed by our representative & transferred to HOTEL. Kochi - formerly known as Cochin in the coastal state of Kerala. With a natural harbor that has always been one of the finest in the world. Overnight at Kochi.

Day 02: Kochi tour

Morning, Kochi tour begins from “The Dutch Palace” also known as Mattancherry Palace, built by Portuguese in 1555, which is famous for its murals depicting scenes from the Ramayana and the puranic legends. Adjacent to the palace is the Jewish Synagogue built in 1568. Also visit the St. Francis Church, established by the Portuguese Franciscan friars in 1503. Vasco Da Gama was buried in the courtyard of this European church built in India. The tour also includes a visit to the seaside where one can still see the, nearly a century old Chinese fishing nets which are still in use. Evening witness a Kathakali, a traditional dance form depicting Indian epics (Ramayana and Mahabharata). The dancers are dressed in very colorful and elaborate costumes. Their faces are painted to depict various characters of these epics. This dance has a lot of facial expressions and brisk, yet articulate body movements. Overnight at Kochi

Day 03: Kochi to Periyar (02 hrs)

After breakfast drive to Periyar- a landlocked district, is one of the most nature rich areas of Kerala. High ranges & wooded valleys are girded by three main rivers. As a tourist destination it offers diverse attractions like wildlife sanctuaries, hill stations, spice plantation tours, mountain treks & Elephant rides, etc. Arrive & check in.to the hotel.

Afternoon proceed on spice plantation tour covering cardamom, pepper, coffee & tea plantations. Overnight stay in Periyar.

Day 04: Periyar (Ayurvedic Therapy)

Seven days Ayurvedic Therapy - the resident doctor after consultation, plans your program and will also suggest your diet and the therapy commences in right earnest. After breakfast Ayurveda speaks to every element and facet of human life, offering guidance that has been tested and refined over many centuries, to all who seek greater harmony, real happiness, peace, serenity and longevity. Ayurvedic experience also helps people to accept themselves as they are, so helping the healthy person to maintain health and the unhealthy person to regain it." Overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 05: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 06: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 07: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 08: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 09: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 10: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 11: Periyar

Enjoy Ayurveda therapy, overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 12: Periyar – Kumarakom (04 hrs)

After Breakfast checkout from hotel and drive to Kumarakom - Kumarakom - is an emerald peninsula of paddy fields, meandering lagoons and backwaters that juts out into Lake Vembanad. Perhaps more famously knows as the Backwaters this area is unique being made up of labyrinth of canals and lakes that stretch between the capital Cochin and Quilon in the south. Upon arrival check in. Overnight at Kumarakom.

Day 13: Board Houseboat

After breakfast proceed to boat jetty to board House Boat, cruise the backwaters on one of these beautifully crafted vessels with your attentive crew - a relaxing and romantic way to explore this remarkable area. You will spend the remainder of your day cruising around the serene backwaters, a vast network of lakes, lagoons, rivers and canals and watch life go by. Overnight on board.

Day 14: Houseboat – Marari (01 hr)

After breakfast checkout from houseboat and drive to Marari. Drive to Marari beach - an Endless vista of sand and surf, one of the extremely enchanting places in Indian subcontinent is situated in Mararikulam village. This village is a hotspot tourist destination in Kerala uninfluenced by the modern karfuffle. The beach of Marari is a place where you can see the sunrays pampering the sea shores and breeze sings to the coconut palms. Take an authentic experience of the world of Kerala's traditional fishing villages, and a recreation of an ancient, harmonious way of life. Check into resort & rest of the day is free to relax on the beach. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 15: Marari

After breakfast full day is free for leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 16: Marari - Cochin (01 hr 30 Min)

After breakfast checkout from hotel and drive to Kochi, later transfer to Kochi airport for onward destination.