Kerala Backwater Houseboat Tour

South India

Kerala Backwater Houseboat Tour

Duration :   6 Days 5 Nights
The Price :   25,000
Start Location:   Cochin

Enjoy the sunny backwaters of Kerala and it’s beaches with this tour of Cochin, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Kovalam, Kanyakumari & Trivandru.

Day 1: ARRIVE COCHIN – KUMARAKOM
On arrival at Cochin airport and driven to Kumarakom, a tiny backwater hamlet perched on the western banks of the Vembanadu Lake. Arrive at Kumarakom and check in to the resort. Overnight stay at Kumarakom.

Day 2: KUMARAKOM
You are at leisure on this day to enjoy the backwater paradise at its best. Enjoy a visit to the nearby bird sanctuary; an ornithologist’s paradise is a favourite haunt of migratory birds like the Siberian stork, egret, darter, heron and teal. Overnight stay at Kumarakom.

Day 3: KUMARAKOM – ALLEPPEY
You are at leisure in the morning. Check out from the resort and drive to Alleppey. Arrive at Alleppey and board the houseboat at noon for a backwater cruise and for an overnight stay. While cruising in these floating luxury-villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual – skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, and local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, and ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Overnight stay in houseboat.

Day 4: ALLEPPEY – KOVALAM
Disembark from the houseboat at 0900hrs after a refreshing breakfast on board and drive to Kovalam, one of the most popular beach destinations in Kerala. Enroute visit Thiruvananthapuram literally means ‘the abode of Anantha’, the snake God. The main attraction of the city is the Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple dedicated to Vishnu (also known as Padmanabha) reclining on the snake Anantha. Later visit Napier Museum, an art and natural history museum which houses a collection of archaeological and historic artifacts, bronze idols, ancient ornaments, a temple chariot and ivory carvings. Overnight stay at Kovalam.

Day 5: KANYAKUMARI EXCURSION
Morning proceed for an excursion to Kanyakumari, literally means the virgin, the cape owes its Indian name to Hindu mythology. Enroute visit Padmanabhapuram Palace. Arrive at Kanyakumari and proceed for a sightseeing tour. At the Cape Comorin – the southernmost tip in the sub-continent, the three mighty oceans viz. the Bay of Bengal, the Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea meet. Significant landmarks include the Kumari Amman Temple dedicated to the Goddess Parvati, the Gandhi Memorial where an urn containing the Mahatma’s ashes are kept, the Vivekananda Memorial – built in memory of Swami Vivekananda exuding a calm and peace rarely found elsewhere and the Church of our Lady Ransom starkly etched against the beautiful shoreline. Drive back to Kovalam after the tour. Overnight stay at Kovalam.

Day 6: KOVALAM – TRIVANDRUM DEPART
Check out from the resort and drive to Trivandrum airport. Board the flight to your onward destination. Our services end after dropping you at Trivandrum airport.

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F.A.Q

What's included in this package
  • Accommodations on all days of the tour on twin sharing basis at deluxe double rooms
  • Pick and drop from Airport or Railway Station
  • Breakfast & dinner during stay
  • All traveling through Sedan cabs inclusive of all tolls, taxes, parking, sightseeing and driver boarding & lodging.
  • Above costing is based on 04 Adults
  • Child below 05 years complimentary sharing parents’ bed
What's not included in the package
  • Any meals other than those mentioned above.
  • Any air/train fare.
  • All optional are charged

Activities

  • Historical Tour
  • Pilgrimage Tour
  • Sightseeing Holidays

Why Book With Us?

  • Friendly Experienced Cab Driver / Guide throught-out the tour
  • Traditional, Local mouth watering foods included in the tour
  • Accommodation in one of the best Hotels / Resorts in the area

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