Kerala Curry and Culture Tour
Destinations Covered: Cochin - Periyar - Mararikulam - Cochin.
Day : 01 Arrival Cochin/ Kochi
As your flight lands at the Cochin international airport, our representative
will be there to receive you at the airport. Thereafter, he will transfer you to
the hotel in the Cochin. Enjoy a scrumptious meal and relax in the rooms of the
hotel. Enjoy your leisure time in the rooms of the hotel. Dinner and overnight
at the rooms of the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing Cochin Kerala
Wake up in the room of the hotel and have a scrumptious Breakfast. In the
later part of the day, you will be taken for the sightseeing of the major
tourist attractions in the city of Cochin recently renamed as Kochi. You may
visit the attractions like Cheeyappara Waterfalls, Chinese Fishing Nets,
Chottanikkara Temple, Jewish Synagogue, Cochin Carnival, Santa Cruz Basilica and
other places of tourists' interest in the city. You will also be taken on a
brief tour of Spice and fish Market of the city. In the evening, you will get a
chance to gorge upon the local delicacies of the region. Dinner and overnight at
the hotel rooms in Kochi.
Day 03: Cochin to Periyar Tour
After having your breakfast in the morning leave the city of Kochi for a road trip to Periyar. This lovely destination in the hills is known for its otherworldly serenity. An amalgamation of rubber estates, spice plantations and fresh breeze flowing from the hills, make this destination a tourist's favorite. On arrival you will be transferred to the Spice Village. Evenings are reserved for a boat ride on Periyar Lake that traverses through the Periyar national Park. In the late evenings, you will witness conventional cooking with locally available spices. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 04: Sightseeing Periyar
Have a drool inducing breakfast in the morning you will be picked for a guided tour to the nearby Spice Village. There you will be introduced to different variety of spices cultivated locally. You can also amble across the fields of spices. If you like you can have hands-on experience on making local delicacies with the use of spices. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 05: Periyar to Kumarakom Tour
Your morning will start as usual with a breakfast. Thereafter you will be picked from the hotel for a trip to Kumarakom. On arrival you will be transferred to a resort built and modeled on the homes of Kerala. Enjoy a boat ride on the Vembanad lake get access to Coconut Lagoon. On arrival you will be given information on the entire things about Coconut. Various processes like plucking, de-husking, breaking and grating will be shown with practical. You will also learn to make some coconut-based delicacies. Thereafter, you will enjoy a boat ride at the dusk to return to your hotel. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 06: Sightseeing Tour of Kumarakom Kerala
Have a drool inducing breakfast in the morning and head for a cruise ride where you can watch fishing from close quarters. If you desire, you can also have some hands on experience in fishing. You can also savor some seafood available locally. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 07: Kumarakom to Mararikulam Tour
Have your breakfast early in the morning and brace yourself for a boat ride to Puthenangadi traversing through Lake Vembanadi. On arrival you will be taken to Marari Beach through road. Check in at a beach resort. Remaining day is at your leisure.
Day 08: Maraikulam to Cochin
On the last day of your Kerala Curry and Culture vacation Tour you will be transferred to the Cochin airport to board the flight for your onward journey.
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