Embark on a captivating 5-day journey to Kerala, where nature's splendour and cultural richness await. Discover the perfect blend of serene backwaters, exotic wildlife and rejuvenating experiences. From the breathtaking Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary to the tranquil houseboat cruises on Vembanad Lake, this itinerary offers a glimpse into the wonders of Kerala.
Day 1: Arrival in Kochi and Cultural Exploration
Begin your Kerala trip for 5 days in Kochi, where you can immerse yourself in the city's rich heritage and vibrant culture. Explore the historic Fort Kochi area, stroll through spice markets and witness the iconic Chinese fishing nets - all included in your Kerala itinerary.
Day 2: Backwater Serenity and Houseboat Experience
Your 5-day trip to Kerala continues with a visit to Alleppey, the gateway to the mesmerising Kerala backwaters. Step aboard a traditional houseboat and cruise along the tranquil backwaters, immersing yourself in the serene beauty that defines Kerala. Indulge in local delicacies during your houseboat experience.
Day 3: Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and Lake Vembanad
As part of your Kerala trip itinerary for 5 days, explore the renowned Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, home to a myriad of avian species. Delight in the enchanting melodies of birds while surrounded by lush greenery. Don't miss the opportunity to witness the captivating beauty of Lake Vembanad, the highlight of your Kumarakom visit.
Day 4: Scenic Drive to Munnar's Tea Gardens
On day 4 of your 5-day trip to Kerala, embark on a scenic drive to Munnar, known for its breathtaking tea gardens. Walk amidst the verdant tea plantations, breathe in the refreshing aroma of tea leaves, and learn about the tea-making process at a local factory. Indulge in a cup of freshly brewed tea while enjoying the stunning vistas.
Day 5: Wildlife Encounters in Thekkady and Spice Plantations
Conclude your Kerala itinerary for 5 days with a visit to Thekkady, home to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Embark on an exciting boat safari and spot exotic wildlife in their natural habitat. Dive into the world of aromatic spices with a visit to the spice plantations, where you'll learn about spice cultivation and have a sensory experience.
Experience the best of Kumarakom during your 5-day trip to Kerala with a stay at Rhythm Kumarakom. Located on the banks of Lake Vembanad, this leisure resort offers breathtaking lake and pool views from its well-appointed rooms. Indulge in a range of activities including destination weddings, spa treatments, bird watching and sunset cruises on a houseboat. Delight in delectable culinary delights at Vembanad - the poolside dining venue - and rejuvenate at Spaveda with Ayurvedic therapies and yoga. With its stunning location and luxurious accommodations, Rhythm Kumarakom is the perfect choice for an unforgettable Kerala itinerary.