Backwaters of Kerala
The backwaters of Kerala have made this South Indian state an integral part of backwater tour packages. Having over 900 Km of interconnected waterways, rivers, lakes and inlets; Kerala is a frequently visited tourist destination all because of its scenic attractions. Kerala backwaters are actually a mixture of historic and modern towns which make them a comfortable retreat for tourists on Kerala tour.
Duration : 6 Nights/ 7 Days
Destination Covered : Trivandrum - Quilon - Alleppey - Kumarkom - Cochin
Backwaters are one of the unique attractions of Kerala,Here we have given a itinerary which is completely dedicated to Backwaters of Kerala.
Day 01 : Arrive Trivandrum
Arrival Trivandrum, transfer to hotel.
Day 02 : Trivandrum - Quilon
Leave for Quilon to board on HOUSE BOAT. (these are old traditional Country boats modified with bedrooms and kitchen) enjoy the nature; Proceed to Alinkadavu for overnight anchoring.
Day 03 : Quilon - Alleppey
Proceed to Alleppey, popularly known as "VENICE OF THE EAST" for its criss-crossing canals. O/N in House Boat.
Day 04 : Alleppey - Kumarakom
Leave for Kumarakom Bird sanctuary Halt at Vaikom.
Day 05 : Kumarakom
Proceed to Cochin" THE QUEEN OF ARABIAN SEA" check in hotel. Evening see KATHAKALI, traditional dance drama of Kerala.
Day 06 : Kumarakom - Cochin
S/S tour of Cochin, see Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Chinese Fishing nets, St. Francis Church. O/N at Cochin.
Day 07 : Dep Cochin
Departure transfer to Airport.