Destinations Covered : Cochin - Thekkady - Munnar - Madurai - Kovalam
No. of days: 19 Days / 18 Nights
Tour Code: IBP-028
Enjoying your wedding/ wedding Anniversary the way you like to have. Have a colorful function in typical Kerala state. Gift it to your wife and enjoy a weeks tour afterwards. Wed her in another style. Make an Album to remember always.
Day 1 - Cochin
Arrive Cochin to get a warm reception. Separate reception for each member (husband and wife). With dressed girls, oil lamps in their hand will receive you by garlanding. Tender coconut as welcome drink. Straight from airport you will be taken to a heritage home in lake/river front beautiful location. Day free for preparations for the functions. Will be given separate accommodation in the same house. Briefing of function etc. or modification if any to be discussed and finalized. (Full of surprises).
Day 2 - Cochin
Full day for inviting guests, purchases and prayers. Rituals connected with the function starts.
Wedding in Kerala Style
Day 3 - Cochin
The function takes place. The best will be doing it at home. Afterwards lunch/tea party. The couple is taken to the traditional bedroom in the evening.
Day 4 - Cochin
No disturbance - totally free to become more close.
Day 5 - Cochin
Visit to couple loft houses to taste the traditional post marriage treats from relatives. One place for breakfast and another for lunch. Dinner at the place of stay.
Day 6 - Cochin - Munnar
Transfer to a Hill station. Option is there to continue the stay in the place where they wed.
Day 7 - Munnar
Morning leave for Thattekad bird sanctuary. World famous bird sanctuary which is named after the famous bird watcher Dr. Salim Ali. A fine picnic spot, has got boating facilities also. After lunch proceed to Kodanad - Elephant training center. Elephant ride is also possible. Proceed to Munnar Night halt at Munnar. This cool place has access to the best trekking in Kerala. .
Day 8 - Munnar
Sight seeing and trekking. Tea plantations developed by the British and run by Indians using laborers from local tribes, this beautiful place has got high grass lands and tea only. Mattupetty is a nearby village where cross-breeding of high milk yielding cows are housed. Night halt at Munnar.
Day 9 - Munnar - Thekkady
To Thekkady. Aranyanivas/Lake Palace. Evening free at Honeymooners corner.
Day 10 - Thekkady
A boat journey for wild life. Rest of the day free. Night at Thekkady.
Day 11 - Thekkady - Madurai
To Madurai. Sight seeing of Temple. Halt at Hotel.
Day 12 - Madurai/ Kovalam
To Padmanabhapuram Palace. After lunch to Kovalam. Halt at hotel.
Day 13 - Kovalam
Full day for Sun/Sea bath and to enjoy Kovalam beach.
Day 14 - Kovalam
Transfer to House boat.
Day 15 - Kovalam
After seeing Kuttanad an lunch cruise continues. Onboard Night halt.
Day 16 - Kovalam - Cochin
Transfer to Cochin by car. Afternoon visit to Museum and Kathakali show. Halt at Honeymooners Hotel.
Day 17 - Cochin
To Fort Cochin and Mattacherry. Evening to Cherai beach. (Those who prefer to have religious tour can have the same). Back to hotel.
Day 18 - Cochin
Day for shopping, which is a must for Honeymooners.
Day 19 - Depart Cochin
Departure transfer. Good bye.