Wagmon – Varkala – Thekkady
On your arrival at Cochin airport/railway station our representative will receive you and drive you to Thattekad. On the way visit Kodanad Elephant Kraal, training centre and a mini zoo. After that proceed to Thattekad and check-in to your hotel/resort. Evening you can spend time in Bhoothathankettu Dam area, a picturesque place situates in a vast virgin forest. Overnight stay at the hotel/resort.
Thatekkad Bird Sanctuary: is situated in the tropical grassland patches. Thattekad Sanctuary is located in the Kothamangalam 25 kms from Kochi Airport on the bank of the Periyar River. The Sanctuary has a population of about 500 species spread over 25 sq. km. Rare birds like the Crimson-Throated Barbet, Bee-eater, Sunbird, Shrike, Black winged Kite, and the Night Heron are also commonly sighted here. Bamboo rafting is offered for guests to explore the lake and surrounding areas
Morning after breakfast a Day free for visit Thattekad Bird Sanctuary. You can wander through the evergreen forests of Thattekad and catch glimpses of some rare species of birds during your stay there. Evening Free. Overnight Stay.
Vagamon is a striking tourist spot surrounded by the greenery of tea gardens and beautiful meadows. The drive to the hill town is scenic with winding roads, fresh mountain air, the sound of gurgling streams and chirping birds. One of the beautiful tourist attractions on the way to Vagamon includes, Elaveezha Poonchira, which means valley where leaves don’t fall and is named so because the place has no trees. This is also one of the best places in Kerala to witness both the sunrise and sunset.
After breakfast, spend the day in local sightseeing in Vagamon.proceed for sightseeing Vagamon Meadows (Mottakunnu) where you will have a nice time to relax in the cool atmosphere. After this we proceed to the, Paragliding point, Pine forest Valley, after this you can have tea and then return back to resort as your plan. Overnight stay at Hotel / Resort.
Varkala: Perched almost perilously along the edge of 15m-high red laterite cliffs, the North Cliff part of Varkala has a naturally beautiful setting that has steadily grown into Keralas most popular backpacker hang-out. A small strand of beach nuzzles Varkala’s cliff edge, where restaurants play innocuous world music and stalls sell T-shirts, baggy trousers and silver jewellery. It is touristy and the sales pitch can be tiring, but Varkala is still a great place to watch the days slowly turn into weeks, and it is not hard to escape the crowds further north or south where the beaches are cleaner and quieter.
Morning after Breakfast at 07:30 Hours proceed to Varkala. On Arrival Check in at Hotel. Later Proceed to visit to Sivagiri, Janardhana Swamy Temple, Vishnu Temple, Papasnanam Beach, Kappil Lake, Ponnumthuruthu Island ( golden island) Overnight Stay in Varkala.
Check out from Hotel / Houseboat. Drive to Airport / Railway Station for your onward journey.