Kerala Ayurveda Tour
Day 1: Trivandrum Arrival – Kovalam (20Kms/30mins drive)
Arrive at Trivandrum airport or railway station and receive greetings from our tour executive. Use his assistance to drive to Kovalam, the best beach destination in Kerala. Check in at the beach resort and relax. Spend some enjoyable moments at the beach and head towards Trivandrum for sightseeing. Visit the richest temple of the world, Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, known for its supreme architecture. Later visit the attractions like the Zoological Park, the Napier Museum and Sree Chithira Art Gallery. Have fun being at Aruvikkara Dam and admire the fascinating beauty of the setting sun at Veli Beach. Return to the resort for night stay.
Day 2: Kovalam – Kanyakumari – Kovalam (100Kms one way)
Have your breakfast and start the drive to Kanyakumari, the place to watch the confluence of the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. Visit the Kanyakumari Devi Temple and Kumari Amman Temple. Admire the beauty of the grand Tiruvalluvar statue located near the majestic confluence point. Later visit Our Lady of Ransom Church and enjoy the beauty of setting sun at the beach. Return to your resort in Kovalam.
Day 3: Kovalam – Alleppey (170kms/4hrs) – Kumarakom (by motor boat)
Take a drive towards Alleppey and stop at various beautiful temples on the way. Pray at Subrahmanya Temple which is known for its four-armed idol of Lord Subrahmanya. Later stop at Mannarasala Temple, dedicated to Nagaraja (the king of snakes). Visit the ancient Oachira Temple dedicated to Para Brahman. Continue the journey to Alleppey and board the motor boat on arrival. Get enthralled on the backwaters boat cruise to reach Kumarakom. Check in at the resort on arrival and relax. Participate in bird-watching at Vembanad Bird Sanctuary and discover some beautiful species of migratory birds. Spend the night at the resort.
Day 4: Kumarakom – Cochin (90kms/2hrs)
Check out from the resort and start the drive to Cochin. Visit the divine Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Ettumanoor Mahadevar Temple and Kaduthuruthy Thaliyil Mahadeva Temple on the way. Visit to these three temples of Lord Shiva is believed to fulfill all the wishes. Reach Cochin and check in at the hotel. Later enjoy a classical dance performance before retiring to the hotel.
Day 5: Cochin – Guruvayoor (100kms/2.5hrs)
Start the drive to Guruvayoor and visit Tripunithura on the way. Known as the land of temples, Tripunithura is the place to visit the very popular Chottanikara Devi temple and Poornatrayesa temple. Continue towards Guruvayoor and check in at the hotel on arrival. Visit the iconic Sree Krishna Temple which is one of the most sacred places among the ardent followers of Lord Krishna. Later visit the Punathur Elephant Palace and rest at the hotel during night.
Day 6: Guruvayoor-Cochin Departure (100km/2.5hrs)
Reach Cochin and visit some of the popular attractions according to the availability of time. Transfer to the airport or railway station to start the journey back home.
Kerala Ayurveda Tour/Treatments
Day 1: Cochin
Meet our tour executive on arrival at Cochin airport or railway station. Transfer to your hotel and relax. Later plan a small trip to the city of your own. Stay comfortably at the hotel during night.
Day 2 : Cochin
Start the Cochin sightseeing tour with a visit to the Hill Palace Museum. Later visit other attractions like the Dutch palace, Jewish Synagogue and Santacruz Basilica. Enjoy being at the very interesting Chinese Fishing Nets and later enjoy a dance performance based on Kalaripayattu and Kathakali. Spend night at the hotel.
Day 3 : Cochin – Munnar (145kms/4.5hrs)
Finish the breakfast and drive to Munnar, a popular hill station known for its majestic beauty and cool climate. Treat your eyes with beautiful tea and spice plantations and waterfalls on the way. Check in at the resort on arrival and admire the surrounding beauty. Enjoy trekking among the clouds to have a magical experience.
Day 4 : Munnar
Start the Munnar sightseeing with a visit to Eravikulam National Park, the home to endangered Nilgiri Thar (mountain goats). Later visit the tea estate to have spectacular views of the region. Get amazed by the beauty of the waterfalls, hills, lush green forests and lakes. Enjoy fun-filled boating at Mattupetty Dam and spend quality moments at Echo Point. Spend night at the resort.
Day 5 : Munnar – Periyar (130kms/4hrs)
Drive to Periyar, the home to one of the most popular wildlife preserves of the region. Stop at Abraham Spice Garden on the way and enjoy amidst the organically grown plantations of various spices. Check in at the resort in Periyar for night stay.
Day 6 : Periyar
Start the day with thrilling experience of boat riding at the fascinating Lake Periyar. Admire the limitless beauty spreading all over and watch different species of animals living in their natural habitat. Capture the picturesque natural glory in the camera. Return to the resort for breakfast. Later join another stunning experience of accompanying the elephants. Take part in bathing and feeding these trained animals and watch them following different orders and commands. Spend rest of the day exploring the spice plantations that are truly attractive. Spend night at the resort.
Day 7 : Periyar - Alleppey (160kms/4hrs)
Have breakfast and start the journey to Alleppey. Start the memorable backwater cruise on a private houseboat. Pass through the tranquil waters of narrow canals that are no less than fantasies. Get amazed by the beauty of the lush green paddy fields and come across a number of popular attractions that include centuries old churches and temples. Enjoy various comforts and eat deliciously cooked food onboard. Take interest in the local lifestyle and finally go to sleep inside the boat.
Day 8 : Alleppey – Kovalam (170kms/4.5hrs)
Bid adieu to the houseboat and start the trip towards Kovalam, where three crescent shaped beaches offer soothing experience to the tourists. Check in at the beach resort and spend some wonderful moments walking at the beach. Stay overnight at the resort.
Day 9 to 15 : Kovalam
Enjoy plenty of time having relaxing ayurvedic treatments over 7 days of stress-free holidays at Kovalam. Visit various attractions and take part in fun-filled activities at the beaches.
Day 16: Kovalam – Trivandrum Departure (20kms/20mins)
Get ready according to the departure schedule and transfer to the Trivandrum airport to start the journey back to home.
: Kerala Ayurveda Tour, Kerala Temples Tour, Ayurveda in Kerala
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