Day 1: Cochin
On arrival at Cochin (Kochi) airport/railway station you will be taken to your hotel in an air-conditioned car. Check in at your hotel. Go for city tour as per your convenience. Visit the Dutch Palace (except on Friday), Jewish Synagogue–the 400 year old synagogue in Cochin is the oldest, Jew Street – shop in the cobbled streets of Cochin, St. Francis Church - The first European church in India. Explore the old spice market at Mattancherry. In the Evening witness the Kathakali dance performance at a local theatre (optional). Return to hotel. Stay overnight at hotel in Kochi.
Day 2 : Cochin - Munnar
Depart Cochin by road for Munnar (130 km approx. 4 hrs). One of the most popular hill stations in southern India Known for its sprawling tea gardens. Check in at your hotel. Afternoon go for sightseeing as per your own convenience to Pothamedu, located 6 kms from Munnar, to enjoy excellent view of the tea, Coffee and cardamom plantations in Munnar. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3 : Munnar
Morning breakfast at the hotel ann leave for sightseeing.
Proceed for a full day tour covering Matuppetti dam, Indo Swiss Project, Eravikulam national park and Lock Heart Gap an ideal place for adventure Tourism and trekking, to enjoy the fresh mountain air and the mist-clad hills. Stay overnight at hotel in Munnar.
Day 4: Munnar to Alleppey or Kumarakom
Morning drive by car to Alleppey (Alappuzha), referred to as the Venice of the East or Kumarakom, The distance of 70 kms takes about 2 hours.
Arrive Alleppey/Kumarakom and check-in at the backwater resort.
Spend your rest of the day relaxing at the resort or you can also visit to nearby town of Kottayam (18 km) to see the 2 famous churches Valiya Palli & cheriya palli. Return to your hotel and overnight in Alleppey or Kumarakom.
Day 5 : Alleppey (Houseboat)
Breakfast at resort. By noon aboard your floating houseboat with a bedroom and en-suite restroom and living room for your comfort. Enjoy unlimited surfing on the backwaters during the day, get disturbed only by the chirping of birds and occasional ripples in water. Lunches, Tea, Dinner and Breakfast are provided on the boat. The houseboat anchors for the night. Spend the night on the houseboat.