Thrissur Pooram is an annual Hindu Temple Festival held in Kerala It is held at the Vadakunnathan Temple in Thrissur every year on the Pooram the day when the moon rises with the Pooram star in the Malyalam Calender month of Medam It is the largest and most famous of all Pooram .
Arrive Cochin and transfer to hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of cochin including The Hill Palace Museum, a fully-fledged archeological museum and Kerala’s first ever Heritage Museum. Chinese Fishing Nets, Santa Cruz Basilica church was built by the Portuguese and elevated to a Cathedral by Pope Paul IV in 1558. ,The Jewish Synagogue, constructed in 1568, this is the oldest Synagogue in the Commonwealth overnight in Cochin.
After breakfast drive to Trichur to witness the famous Temple festival of India. Thrissur Pooram is the annual temple festival of the town of Thrissur in Kerala, India. It is one of the most colourful temple festival of Kerala which attracts large masses of devotees and spectators from all parts of the State.Thrissur Pooram is celebrated at the premises of the Vadakkunnathan Temple, situated on a hillock (Thekkinkadu maidan) right in the centre of the city, Processions of richly caparisoned elephants accompanied by percussion ensembles from various neighbouring temples culminate at the Vadakumnathan temple. The most impressive processions are those Thriuvambadi Bhagavathy from the Thiruvambadi Sri Krishna Temple and the Paramekkavu Bhagavathi from Paramekkavu temple. The celebrations which last for over 36 hours includes parasol displays and firework shows.The pooram festival is also well known for the magnificent display of fireworks. Fire works start in the early hours and the dazzling display last three to four hours.
After breakfast drive to Allepey and Check into Houseboat for a day and night cruise in the famous backwaters of Kerala. The backwater cruise in a country boat is the best way to explore the villages and rural life. In Alleppey you will be taken aboard your floating houseboat, a different boat with a bedroom and en-suite rest room for your comfort. enjoy freshly caught fresh water fish cooked to your taste on board. Overnight in Board
After breakfast drive from houseboat to Kochi Airport to connect flight back home.