Munnar, as its name denotes, is an enchanting destination created by the union if three mountain streams. It is an ideal getaway for nature lovers, adventure seekers, and people of all ages.
Munnar always has a cool misty weather. It will be difficult to reach here in the heavy rains. Other than that Munnar is a wonderful place to visit in all other seasons and especially in summer as in this season while the rest of the country will be burning out Munnar is a place that remains cool and welcome.
Athirapally is amidst the Sholayar forests splashing down from a height of 80 feet forming a dangerous pool with its clear and cool jungle water. Millions of tourists come to visit Athirapally every year, attracted by its wild beauty.
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Athirapally waterfall which is the largest and many-layered waterfall is the first destination in this package. Apart from this waterfall, there are many other attractions like Vazhachal, Chapra falls, bird watching, zoo, etc. that you can visit in Athirapally. And for activities, trekking through the sides of the largest waterfall in Kerala, going for a jungle safari in Sholayar forests, etc. are going to be thrilling and adventurous.
In Munnar, wherever you look there you have wonderful sceneries. The whole place is beautiful with tea gardens, hill stations, National park, etc. You can go for a Shikara ride in Kundala Dam. Shikara is a soothing wooden boat mostly seen in Kashmir.
Devikulam is a must visit place for the religious people as it is believed that Sita Devi from Ramayana bathed in this beautiful lake. This lake is considered sacred and healing.
Arrive at Cochin. From there, our cab driver will take you to Athirapally which has the largest waterfall in Kerala. Besides that, you can also visit Vazhachal and Chapra falls. The other attractions in Athirapally include Anakkayam, Thumboormuzhi garden, Malakkapara tea garden, Ezhattumugham, Dams, Abhayaranyam, etc.
You can go for trekking near the sides of Athirapally waterfall which is surrounded by forest. Adventure enthusiast could also take a walk through the Sholayar forests. But don’t go beyond the restricted areas.
After the day’s visit, check in to your hotel for overnight stay.
In the morning after breakfast, our cab driver will take you to Munnar, the most romantic hill station of Kerala. Sights on the way include CHEEYAPPARA and VALARA WATERFALLS. Cheeyappara waterfall is on your way 45km before you reach Munnar. Rock on which fall flows forms seven steps on the way, making the waterfall a spectacular vision by water pounding on each layer. And in a 12 km distance before Munnar, you can see Valara falls from the highway itself. The waterfall is covered by thick forest and rocky hills which make it hard to access the fall. Once you reach Munnar, check in to your hotel for the overnight stay.
After breakfast, our cab driver will take you towards the rolling hills around Munnar. This morning you can go hiking up to the Eco-point, Kundala Lake, Mattupetty Dam, and also boating.
in the afternoon visit Eravikulam National Park and the Tea Museum in the middle of the vast plantation. The park will be closed from February to April as it is the breeding season of the endangered Nilgiri Tahr.
Evening Sightseeing continues to Hydel park and Munnar market if you have more time and energy. And at nightfall, you’ll be taken back to the resort for the overnight stay.
After breakfast, you’ll depart for your next adventure- Kettuvallam. This is a houseboat completely made of bamboos held together with coir knots. With furnished bedrooms, kitchen, washrooms, and other facilities, Kettuvallam is a small adorable house on the backwaters. You can check in on a Kettuvallam at 12 pm and check out at 9 am. On the daytime take a ride through the backwater and explore the unscathed beauty of rural Kerala. And spent the night floating on the water in this amazing bamboo home. Food will be served on the houseboat. A trip to gods owns country without a night in the Kettuvallam is actually half-done.
This morning after breakfast our cab driver will take you to the mini metro city of Kerala- Cochin. This city is called the queen of the Arabian Sea. Cochin present before you the remnants from her renowned days as you move through Fort Kochi, Mattancherry Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jew Town, Old Spice market, St.Francis church, Santa Cruz Basilica, and Chinese Fishing Nets. Kochi has historical as well as the modernized importance since one part of the city is rapidly developing while history resides on the other.
After the day’s visit, the cab driver will drop you at the Cochin airport or railway station according to guest departure timings.