Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival - Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam)
Departure - Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam)
Route:- Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam) - Cochin / Kochi (Fort Cochin)(2) - Marari(2) - Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam).
Summarized Itinerary :-
Day-1 Arrive at Cochin. Proceed to Fort Cochin / Kochi. Evening Walk around the Heritage Bylanes. Visit Greenix Village.
Day-2 In and around Fort Cochin
Day-3 Proceed to Marari. Evening Walk on the beach.
Day-4 Half Day Backwater Cruise.
Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam) to Cochin (Fort Cochin) -13 kms (0.5 hrs)
Cochin / Kochi (Fort Cochin) to Marari -50 kms (1 hrs)
Marari to Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam) -55 kms (1.5 hrs)
Destination Overview :-
Cochin / Kochi (Ernakulam) - Ernakulam, part of Cochin area is business hub of Cochin and also commercial capital of Kerala.
Cochin / Kochi (Fort Cochin) - A heritage area a few kilometers from Willingdon Island. With many charming heritage hotels in the area, its perhaps the
best area of accommodation for leisure and experience oriented travelers.
Marari - Mararikulam near Alleppey is one of the best beaches in Kerala offering idyllic beach stay experience.
Arrive at Cochin and Proceed to Fort Cochin (45 kms - 1 hr). Fort Cochin is a charming heritage corner of Cochin visited for its heritage character, Arabian Sea views, Chinese Fishing nets, charming heritage bylanes and heritage hotels. Evening Walk in heritage bylanes of Fort Cochin visiting Church and Jewish Synagogue. Visit Greenix village for evening performances of traditional dance forms of Kerala.
Visit Kumbhalangi area to experirnce rural lifestyle with backwater character. In the afternoon take a boat trip to neighboring Islands (Vypeen and Bolgatty) In the evening explore Fishermen at work using Chinese fishing nets. Evening Dinner at one of the charming restaurants in a heritage hotel in Fort Cochin.
Proceed to Marari (50 kms - 1 hour). Mararikulam is a beachside destination (Popularly known as Marari) offering guests idyllic beach destination experience. Its close proximity to Alleppey (20 kms) gives it a dual character where guests are able to explore the backwaters while staying on a beach. Evening walk on the beach. Guests who like seafood may ask for "Catch of the day" and enjoy some fresh delicacies.
Morning walk on the beach to see Fishermen return with their catches. Half Day backwater cruise in backwaters of Alleppey to take a peek into backwater villages and their lifestyle. Upon return relax on the beach or visit Pathiramal Island for Bird watching in evening (1.5 kms boatride from Muhamma).
Depart to Cochin (75 kms) for onward journey.