Brunton Boatyard Hotel
Kerala, India

Magic of Beaches and Backwaters of Kerala

(12 days)

Cochin, Munnar, Alleppey, Kumarakom, Kovalam, Trivandrum

With picture perfect environs, the cool shade of palm trees which border the backwaters, exquisite golden beaches, and a rich colonial past, Kerala offers to its visitor a rather unique travel experience. Globetrotters cannot seem to get enough of the generous hospitality combined with the mouth watering culinary experiences. Whether you are here on your honeymoon or are planning a memorable family holiday, Kerala is an ideal destination for all. Make the most of the sereneness of this region through a memorable 12 day tour around Gods Own Country.

This tour is recommended for

Culture & Heritage
Spa & Ayurveda

At a Glance

Kochi (Cochin) (2 nights), Munnar (3 nights), The Backwaters (3 nights), Kovalam (3 nights), Kochi (Cochin) (0 night)

Price Range starts from
INR 105,525 onwards.
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Tour Highlights

  • Start your trip in Cochin, where you explore the charming city, its colonial past and heritage with a walking tour to Fort Kochi
  • Watch a live performance of the region’s classical dance for Kathakali which narrates a variety of mythical stories through movement
  • Spend a night in a charming environment friendly houseboat that lazily floats through the backwaters
  • Unwind with a relaxing Ayruveda massage at a leading resort perched on the backwaters
  • Spend a few nights at a beach resort in Kovalam

Detailed Itinerary

Kochi (Cochin) (2 nights)

Days  ( 1 - 3 )

Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin)

The diverse city of Kochi that is an urban jungle but yet has pockets of local culture is a cosmopolitan city to visit in Kerala. A place of financial importance as it houses one of the largest commercial ports of India, the city with its embracing nature and sense of familiarity.


Guided tour of city to visit St. Francis Church, one of the oldest surviving colonial structures in India where the remains of Portuguese explorer Vasco Da Gama were housed for nearly 14 years before being transferred to Lisbon followed by Dutch palace, a former maharaja palace, today, it is best known for mythological mural paintings and houses a portrait gallery of Maharajas of Kochi and Chinese fishing nets.A cultural dance drama by Kathakali Dance performers will form the crescendo of the day.


Munnar (3 nights)

Days  ( 3 - 6 )



Munnar is a picturesque town set in the Western Ghats mountain range at a staggering 5,200 ft above sea level. The city is based at a convergence of three beautiful rivers, namely the Mudhirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundaly. It is aptly named, as the name Munnar signifies the convergence of three rivers. The captivating hill station in Kerala is the perfect retreat where people can get close to nature.


Three days in Munnar you will visit Eravikulam National Park to rub shoulders with the exotic wildlife of this region. This national park is widely known for housing elusive and endangered NilgiriTahr. This national park offers magnificent views of tea gardens and undulating misty hills as well as great opportunities for trekking.Following your wildlife excursion is visit to Anamudi Peak which is the highest peak in south India and is located inside the Eravikulam National Park Later you will visit old Munnar town and Mattupetty Dam. Located 13 kilometers away from Munnar, Mattupetty Dam is a popular picnic spot in Munnar set in the backdrop of a beautiful lake. Encompassed by Shola forests, wooden hills and tea plantations, Mattupetty is an ideal spot for trekking and bird watching


The Backwaters (3 nights)

Days  ( 6 - 9 )

The Backwaters

The Backwaters

No trip to God’s Own Country, Kerala is considered to be complete without a mesmerizing journey into the lazy tropical canals of the Backwaters. The Mesh of Canals which take birth at Lake Vembanad offers a charming and relaxing experience for all.


Check into your houseboat to witness the natural treasure troves of this region from close quarters. The views of lush paddy fields, charming hamlets and rice barges while sailing through these palm-fringed backwaters is a heavenly experience. Also, gorge upon the traditional food of Kerala provided on the houseboat.

Enjoy the breathtaking sights and scenes to the hilt which includes countess coconut palm trees, never ending verdant paddy fields, meandering lagoons and exotic avifaunal species.


Kovalam (3 nights)

Days  ( 9 - 12 )



The charismatic beach town of Kovalam beckons to tourists visiting Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. The travel hub that is situated on the banks of the Arabian Sea is characterized by a spate of coconut trees. It gets its name from the signature coconut groves that loosely translate to mean Kovalam. The Regents of Travancore in 1920 played a big part in making the quaint fishing village become known as the fabulous beach town it is today.


During your 4 days stay at the beach, you may choose to unwind at the tranquil beach of Kovalam, indulge in the pampering of Ayurvedic massage therapies, partake in an array of adventure water sports and soak in the sun.


Kochi (Cochin) (0 night)

Days  ( 12 - 12 )

Kochi (Cochin)

Kochi (Cochin)

The diverse city of Kochi that is an urban jungle but yet has pockets of local culture is a cosmopolitan city to visit in Kerala. A place of financial importance as it houses one of the largest commercial ports of India, the city with its embracing nature and sense of familiarity.


Return to home via Cochin or Trivandrum.

All our journeys are inclusive of accommodation and breakfast, a private chauffeur driven car throughout, local experienced guides, entrance tickets and excursions as per the program. We offer a seamless and a hassle-free experience where you soak up the sights and enjoy your fabulous hotels. These indicative costs are based on a couple travelling together between October 2018 and March 2019, sharing a double or a twin room. The cost would reduce significantly during the low-season months of April to September, while it would be noticeably higher during the peak Christmas and New Year period.

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