Visit the beautiful region of South West India in just 12 days!
Day to day:
Day 1 & 2: fly into Cochin and explore this spice capital of Kerala. Wander through the remains of its colonial history in the old part of Cochin, Fort Cochin.
Day 3: Drive inland into the Western Ghats – a mountain range in between Kerala and Tamil Nadu. It is a Unesco World Heritage Site and one of the eight “hottest hotspots” of biological diversity in the world. Enjoy the green hills and the tea plantations and visit a spice plantation. Stay the night in the market town Munnar, at a hight of 1500 metres.
Day 4 & 5: Take the beautiful road trip through the hills to Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary! Try your luck to spot elephants, different kind of deers and wild pigs. Take a walking safari or go comfortably with a boat.
Day 6 & 7: Go back down into the hills of Kumarakom, on the shores of the Vembanad Lake, to sleep among the coconut trees.
Day 8: Stay at the House Boat for a trip through Kerala’s famous backwaters. Life takes place on and around the water here.
Day 9/11: relax at the beaches of Marari (aka Mararikulam) in one of the beautiful resorts or a stylish serviced villa, right on the beach.
Day 12 Go back to Cochin for flight out.
Do you want to know more about this trip? Visit the website of Jacobien Travels: http://jacobientravels.com/