Arrival at Tivandrum / Kovalam
Warm Welcome upon arrival at Trivandrum Airport / Railway Station by Let’s Go Kerala Representative.
A short road trip from the airport to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Kovalam Beach, approx. 28 km from Trivandrum Airport. Bask in the three crescent-shaped coves which are absolutely ideal for sunbathing, surfing, and swimming.
Continue to relax through the entire day at mesmerizing pleasure at your resort and beach.
Begin your day, with an Indian or Continental breakfast at your resort. Thereafter, proceed to the historic relic places of Kuthiramalika Palace and Padmanabhaswami temple, acclaimed for its towering Gopuras, temples, arts and paintings. The main pavilion of the temple stands impressive with 400 marvelously granite carved pillars, standing tall and with an enormous colossal effect.
Your tour guide will enlighten you further with marvelous attractions throughout the morning, as well. You leave the place with astonishment of amazing architecture and stories. Arrive back to your resort, a scrumptious lunch is awaiting you.
Post a scrumptious lunch, a drive to the famous Kanyakumari, is the southernmost tip of the Indian Peninsula (Cape of Comorin). This is the place where, one can witness remarkable mother-nature at work, her fabulous water colours joining of the three seas, the Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean. At Kanyakumari you can visit the Vivekananda Rock Memorial and the Kanyakumari Devi Temple.
En route visit Bhalaramapram, ideal place for purchasing Kerala’s traditional handmade dresses. Later in the evening travel back to Kovalam for an overnight stay.
Day – 3
Kovalam – Kumarakom
After your Indian or Continental breakfast check out from the Resort and set out on an enchanting overnight backwater cruise in traditionally decorated houseboats.
Board the infamous traditionally huge houseboats, relax and accommodate yourself for a day and night of splendor. Cruise starts with a delectable lunch prepared on the houseboat, by the on-board chefs. While cruising and ravishing on your lunch in these floating luxury-villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, and local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, locals rustic homes, ancient temples and swaying coconut groves.
The overnight stay in the houseboat has a fabulous exotic experience, as you hear nature talking, the stars glistening and the moon-lit night sky, smiling at you.
Kumarakom – Cochin
Enjoy your breakfast on board your boat; thereafter begin your road journey to Kochi (colonial name Cochin).
Kochi lies here in the glittering of the sun, swept by the waves of the Arabian Sea known as the sobriquet Queen of the Arabian Sea. Kochi is a vibrant city situated on the south-west coast of the Indian peninsula in the breathtakingly scenic and prosperous state of Kerala. Kochi is popularly known as the Gateway to Kerala. Brilliance of Kochi indulges in viewing the magnificent sights of Fort Cochin Beach, Mattancherry Palace, Willingdon Island, Chinese Fishing Nets, Church of St. Francis, Paradesi Synagogue etc.
Departure from Cochin
Have your last delectable breakfast, and our Let’s Go Kerala Representative, will arrive at your hotel to wish you a safe journey.
As you depart, on behalf of Let’s Go Kerala, a heartfelt ensemble, encasing your personal exhilarating journey through the vast lands of ‘God’s Own Country’, Kerala, will be presented to you as your, “Treasured Enchanted Memoire”.
~~~~~~ The Ending of an Amazing Journey ~~~~~~
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