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Kerala Backwater Tour Packages

04 Nights / 05 Days
Places Covered
Cochin » Alleppey

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Kerala Tour Packages

  • Arrival at Cochin

    On arrival at Cochin International Airport, you'll be met and assisted with the transfer to your hotel. Staying in Fort Cochin means the historical buildings and bustling markets are close at hand. Overnight in Fort Cochin.

  • Cochin - Alleppey - Houseboat Cruise

    Depart Cochin after breakfast and drive 2 hours or so down to Alleppey. Board your houseboat as your cruise ship begins- enjoy a welcome drink followed to by lunch with more backwater cruising time in the afternoon. Sit and watch the world go by as your houseboat slides along- anticipate some serious leisure time! Overnight in the houseboat.

  • Alleppey Backwaters

    After breakfast (dishes are prepared by your crew while on the boat), cruise ship a short distance further to your backwater resort or homestay (we will help you locate the best accommodation to suit your tastes) and check-in here. From an on-land base, you’ll be able to explore the backwaters more thoroughly by a smaller boat or on foot, by bicycle, etc. We can also arrange kayaking if this is of interest. There is always a lot to see around the backwaters as the lifestyle right here is special and also the people particularly friendly, however, if you intend to sit as well as check out under the shade of a coconut palm, there are a couple of better places to do so. Overnight on the Alleppey backwaters.

  • Alleppey Sightseeing

    Today you can make an excursion right into Alleppey town, take a heritage walk, visit local craftspeople and stroll on the beach. The nearby fishing village of Mararikulam is also a wonderful place to visit. Overnight on the Alleppey backwaters.

  • Alleppey – Cochin - Departure

    You'll need to leave Alleppey 4-5 hrs prior to your flight’s departure time. Head to Cochin flight terminal and also fly either in other places in India or homeward.




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Kerala Backwater Tour Packages Details
Tour Name: Kerala Backwater Tour Packages
Tour Starting From: Cochin
Tour Duration: 04 Nights / 05 Days
Destinations Covered: Cochin, Alleppey
Best Season: Throughout Year

Best Kerala Backwater Tour

Kerala, God's very own country, has been a perfect destination for romantic getaways. As you take a trip to this silver state in India's south, get ready to be persuaded away by the rich scenic heritage which enchants, enthralls as well as exhilarates. But no trip to Kerala is full without seeing the glossy and also sparkly kerala backwater, with turquoise water of the Arabian Sea flowing together with the lush green palms and the diverse family tree of exotic coconut plantations.

The lush green landscape, diverse wildlife, and also houses and also villages that line the backwater make a journey along these rivers feel like a journey through another world. Not surprising that the backwater is one of the must-visit tourist’s places in Kerala Tourism. Don't miss it!

Best Time To Visit Kerala Backwaters

Holding the epithet of 'God's Own Country', Kerala enjoys an around the world repute. But as enchanting as the state itself are the Kerala backwaters. Each year several visitors plan their holidays thinking about the most effective time to visit Kerala backwaters to cherish a fascinating experience. Although the state has become an all year round destination, yet every season features something special.

Summer (March to May) - Kerala becomes very hot and also humid from March to May. Nevertheless, this is the ideal season to sail across the Alleppey backwater in your houseboat. However, you want to avoid scorching heat, work with a cool houseboat throughout these months. To make the experience much more enjoyable, you can march to delight in all the water sporting activities at this time.

Savoring freshly cooked food as well as drinking on chilled beer makes the experience quintessential. It will be undoubtedly one of the most relaxing things to do in Kerala. Indulge in a sundown cruise or just relax as well as delight in the gentle wind in the evening. Besides exploring backwaters, you can head to Munnar which offers a wonderful experience throughout the summer season. The choice is yours!

Monsoon Season (June to August) - The rainy season would last till completion of August. The rain would certainly freshen up the environment-friendly rich of the land as well as make it extra eye-catching. The scent of mud, as well as fresh leaves, would certainly perk up your energy. Individuals can enjoy Kovalam backwater throughout this season. Sightseeing in Idukki and Wayanad would certainly be appealing during this period.

Winter Season (September to March) - The weather would be enjoyed all through the winter season. This is the time for all tourism activities in Kerala and people flock the place to enjoy all backwaters. The top Kerala backwaters to enjoy throughout this season are Munroe Island, Kollam, Kasaragod, Alleppey, and others.

Best Activities in Kerala Backwater Tour

  • Houseboat
  • Boat Cruise
  • Ferry
  • Resorts
  • Fishing
  • Boat Races

Backwater Tours Through Villages

Nowadays, many people are selecting "country boat" scenic tours or canoe trips to villages along the narrower Kerala backwaters. This is the best way to really experience the backwater. Some recommended options include.

Kerala Kayaking - The first company to offers guided kayaking scenic tours along the backwater. Cycling around towns is also possible.

Alleppey Shikara Boats - Provides sunrise, sunset, and day tours in motorized Shikara country boats.

Salmon Tours - Specializes on village backwater day excursions in nation boats, houseboats, as well as speedboats.

Monroe Island Canoe Tours - Offers directed canoe trips to Monroe Island near Kollam. The narrow canals are really stunning. Monroe Island Backwaters Homestay offers low-cost accommodations there.