PRE - POST TOURS - KERALA

Cochin  supposed  to  be  the  premium  natural  harbour  in the  world,  Cochin earns  its description as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. You can cruise around man-made islands, with lawns sloping down to the water’s edge, enjoying the oldest European settlement in India. Generations of visitors came, saw and stayed for hundreds of years-Chinese, Arab, Jewish, British, French, Portuguese - all adding the charm of this city.
 
Day 01 : Cochin to Kumarakom (80 Kms) - 02 Hours (Approx.) Fly from Hyderabad

1100 Hrs. : Arrival Cochin and drive to Kumarakom
1400 Hrs. : Arrive Kumarakom, Check in at  Hotel
1800 Hrs. : Evening free at Leisure. Overnight stay at Kumarakom
 
Day 02 : Kumarakom to Alleppey (50 Kms) - 1.5 Hours (Approx.)

Alleppey is popularly known is the most noticeable township in the backwaters. The Backwaters of Kerala is a network of interrelated canals, rivers, lakes and inlets formed by more than 900 km of waterways. The backwaters have a distinctive ecosystem - freshwater from the rivers meets the seawater from the Arabian Sea. These unusual boats have, for hundreds of years, plied the backwaters weighed down with their cargoes of rice, fruit, coir and other crops. They have been the main foundation of transport between the villages of this area that are not accessed by road.

1300 Hrs.
:  Breakfast at hotel. Check out from Hotel and proceed to Alleppey.

1330 Hrs. :  Board Houseboat for overnight. Overnight stay at Houseboat
 
Day 03 : Alleppey to Cochin (65 Kms) - 1.5 Hours (Approx.)

0700 Hrs. : Breakfast on board

0930 Hrs.
: Disembark the Houseboat at Alleppey and proceed to Cochin for half day city tour

Visit the Dutch Palace (closed on Fridays), the Jewish Synagogue (closed on Saturdays & all Jewish holidays), St. Francis Church, and drive past Dutch and Portuguese buildings. While driving along the coastline, at the mouth of the harbour we see Chinese fishing nets, unique to Cochin and still very much in use.

Overnight stay at Cochin.
 
Day 04 : Fly Cochin to Hyderabad

Breakfast at hotel and check out. Morning drive to Bangalore and upon arrival in Bangalore drop to an Airport
 
 
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