Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Cochin - Komarakom - Alleppy - Mumbai - Goa - Mumbai
Arrival at the Delhi IGI airport with affectionate greetings in Indian ritual and then our spokesperson will convene and assist you. Now we'll progress to your pre-booked hotel. Leisure for rest of the day and relax.Enquire Now
Today we will discover the road-trip adventure to trip the very classy and elegant old Delhi including sites like red fort, marvel of red sandstone, jama masjid-the biggest mosque of India, rajghat-mahatma Gandhi's memorial. All this would be incomplete without a rickshaw ride, so we shall pass through the authentic silvery street of chandani chowk to New Delhi exploring the rashtrapati bhavan and the India gate. During the afternoon take pleasure in sightseeing of laxmi narayan temple, lotus temple, Humayun's tomb, jantar mantar, qutub minar etc. twilight would be fun filled alongside with the light and sound show at the Lal Quila (red fort). Arrive at the hotel and relax during the sundown followed by a ceremonial dinner.
Arrive at the Cochin airport/ railway station with an affectionate salutation in Indian ritual and then our spokesperson will convene and assist you. Now we'll progress to your pre-booked hotel. Take it easy as the day is free for relaxation. Hang about at the hotel overnight.
Post breakfast advance for visiting the attractions of striking town Cochin. Day out to Cochin Fort area, the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Bolghatty Palace, St.Francis Church, Gunda and Willingdon Islands, Hill Palace Museum, Chinese Fishing Nets and Santa Cruz Basilica. Subsequently in the twilight the tour delegate arrange for you to observe a gaudy face of cultural Kerala customs - a Kathakali Dance feat.
After breakfast on the spice coast of India, drive to Kumarakom. Check-in the hotel upon arrival and then leave for a safari in the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary that is a heaven for nature lovers. Then the evening is free to enjoy a beautiful sunset at the Vembanad Lake. Have dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning at leisure at resort, 1230 hrs check in at houseboat. Rest of the day at leisure on the House Boat. Sit back and relax while the boat cruises through the narrow serene backwater canals. Lunch, evening Tea/Coffee with snacks, dinner and enjoy your evening on the sundeck away form polluted cities and maddening crowd. Only disturbance will be twinkle of a shining star or diving of fish around your to say hello by waving its tail from the lake. Overnight stay on House Boat.
This day after breakfast you leave to embark on a backwater journey. Check-in a houseboat and then sail through beautiful paddy fields and villages of Kerala. This emerald water body gives amazing views and experiences to the travelers. Enjoy an aromatic cup of coffee with wind ruffling your hair and then savor a delicious dinner and a great sleep on-board.
Drive down to hill in the course of the twisting roads with stunning views to Alleppey. On arrival, Alleppey transfer to the boarding point of House boat. Check in at House boat. Sail alongside magical stream corridors; past ethnic hamlets, coir factories lagoons and lakes. Spot snake boat docks, toddy shops, fishing nets and acres and acres of paddy fields. Get pleasures commencing all meals in luxurious houseboat? Overnight stay at House boat.
Upon arrival our representative will assist you to your pre-booked hotel. After a brief period of rest hang out at the magical Gateway of India. Retreat to the hotel after shopping and sightseeing and retire for the night at the hotel.
Go Goa is the enchantment for the day. Board your flight to Goa at the scheduled time. Upon arrival check-in at the beach resort and after a little rest you may start with your sightseeing to explore to lively city of Goa. Beaches and beautiful Churches are the forte of this grand lively city. Pay a visit to lover's paradise of Dona Paula Beach, The Basilica (a world heritage site now), St. Cathedral, St Francis of Assisi church, St Cajetan church, Ruins of St Dec ustine church, St Monica's covenant etc. After a hectic day retreat to the resort and catch good night sleep post dinner.
Today is the day for Panaji (Goa's capital). Let us explore the north side of Goa today. Cruise along the Mandovi River via boat ride and feel the difference of looking at the old villas, churches, buildings etc in reality and not in the films or in the books. Come back to the resort for dinner and sleepover.
Sunbath is the natural way to beautify your skin. Take a sunbath at the beach today. Today's day is also reserved for beach safari at various beaches such as the Majorda, Anjuna, Candolim, Colva, Benaulim, Aguada, Cavelossim etc. Retire for the night at the resort.
Exploring a suburban beach today we'll enjoy the adventurous water sports today and for the night life we'll be enjoying a sumptuous night at the night club. You may also taste Goa fenni which is a famous local liquor of Goa.
We'll move to the airport to board our flight to the Bollywood city of Mumbai. Upon arrival check-in at the hotel and after a brief period of relaxation leave for sightseeing of places such as , Bollywood Film city, Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Marine Drive, Prince of Wales Museum, etc and also Shoppe for the best collectables here.
If in Mumbai how can one miss a visit to the Elephenta Island? Today we cruise to the Elephenta caves and a few pre-historic wealthy cultured temples. Later board your flight at the scheduled time and cherish your tour with happy memories.