India: Kerala’s gems
Day 1-5 Cochin; Kerala
Sail away to this serene port once frequented by Dutch, English, Arab, Chinese and Portuguese sailors. A visit to the atmospheric city of Cochin, whose history spans the centuries, opens up all kinds of unexpected places and experiences in the state known as "God’s Own Country.
Transfers to Munnar; Kerala 3h49m
Day 6-9 Munnar; Kerala
Immerse yourself in this mountainous landscape, where tea plantations, pristine forests, verdantvalleys and exotic wildlife enrich the surroundings. Once a favorite summer retreat for British rulers, you’ll feel like a king or queen yourself as you survey this gorgeous land of plenty.
Transfers to Thekkady; Kerala 3h11m
Day 10-13 Thekkady; Kerala
Explore India’s largest wildlife sanctuary where you’ll see a diverse collection of fascinating creatures: elephants, tigers, leopards, cobra and bison, amongst others. Trek through mountains and hillside towns to uncover some of India’s most delightful scenery.
Transfers to Kumarakom; Kerala 3h24m
Day 14-17 Kumarakom; Kerala
Explore Kumarakom’s famous freshwater lake, the Vembanad, fringed with coconut groves, The islands on the lake provide a sanctuary for exotic birds and the cottages on stilts that sit right on the water will give you a front-row seat to and the show staged by the wildlife that make their home on the beautiful lake shore.
Transfers to Mararikulam; Kerala 0h46m