Chirpy Break in Kerala, Away from the World
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Kochi-Alleppey||Houseboat cruise through backwaters|
|2||Alleppey-Kumarakom||Rare species of birds at the Bird sanctuary. Post visit, you’ll be dropped back to Kochi|
Duration : 01 Nights / 02 Days
Destination : Kochi - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Kochi
Guests get to stay on houseboat overnight and avail facilities offered. Sailing through backwaters in a unique experience owing to Kerala's infectious beauty. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary offers a soothing rendezvous with rare birds, both domestic and migratory.
Day 1 Kochi-Alleppey (56kms/1-1.5hrs drive approx.)
At morning, you will be picked up from your prescribed location in Kochi by our representative and escorted to Alleppey. On arrival you will check in at a houseboat.
Alleppey, often labeled as "Venice of the East" has a large network of canals that meander through the town and surrounding villages. Enjoy a day cruise and overnight stay on a houseboat in Alleppey. Meals on board.
Day 2 Alleppey-Kumarakom-Kochi (56kms/1-1.5hrs drive approx.) & departure
Today, after breakfast you will check out from the houseboat and then drive to Kochi en route visiting Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.
Enjoy a walk inside the sanctuary. Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands on Vembanad Lake, which shelters the bird sanctuary. An ornithologist's paradise, the sanctuary is spread across 14 acres, and is the favorite haunt of local birds like waterfowl, cuckoo, owls, egrets, herons, water ducks, parrots, teal, larks, flycatchers and wood beetle. The Island of Pathiramanal (meaning Sands of night), with its lush acres of wooded land, attracts a variety of migratory birds that flock in thousands, some from the Himalayas, some even from as far as Siberia… including the Siberian Crane.
Upon arrival you will be given drop at prescribed location in Kochi and hereafter our services conclude and we wish you a safe, happy, memorable journey back to your home. This is a perfect getaway from regular chores. Sounds good? Go for it!