PACKAGE DURATION-3 NIGHTS 04 DAYS

Houseboats were originally built 60 years ago and are constructed from Anjili wood and coir. There are 70 feet in lengt and 14 feet in width the capacity of 40 tones; they were used for transporting a variety of goods, but mainly rice. So it was known as rice barge. Now a days these boats are convered lounge cum dining area, a spacious bedroom (with mosquito net), a bathroom with a high quality European WC, shower and a washbasin.

Solar powered fan and light provide comfort in the bedroom. There is also a sun bathing deck on boat. There is a service area at the back where the cook prepares very delicious traditional Kerala meals using as much fresh provisions as can be plucked, caught or bought in the back water. There are 3 crewmembers including a captain, an engine driver and an English-speaking cook. They are friendly and while respecting your privacy. The boats offer the chance to moor at local island villages, giving the opportunity to stretch your legs and go for a cooling swim.

Day-1
Arrival at Kochi. Our representative will transfer you to your hotel. In the evening visit the Hill Palace Museum Thripunithura, the official residence of the erstwhile Kochi Royal Family, was built in 1865. A full-fledged ethno-archaeological museum and Kerala's first ever heritage museum. Sunset cruise will be arranged. Over night stay at your hotel.

Day-2
After Break fast drive to Alappuzha to board in Houseboat. Night stay in houseboat.

Day-3
CHAMPAKULAM-KUMARAKOM. Cast off your boat after breakfast. Enjoy lush nature, tranquility of local village life and can capture excellent photos. Time for walking along backwater typical village. Understand river life and people's daily activities. On the way to Kumarakom visit R.Block kayal(Plantations are cultivating under sea level). After lunch proceeds to Kumarakom. The Village situated on the eastern banks of the Lake Vembanadu. It is famous for watching birds in abundance. In the evening watch out a different Sunset, which is far beyond from your expectations. Dinner on board.

Day-4
After Break fast back to Cochin for departure.

TARIFF AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

N.B: - We will organize cultural programmes and Ayurvedic massage on request.

 
 
Kerala Package 01 Package duration-
5 Nights 6 Days
Kerala Package 02 Package duration-
7 Nights 8 Days
Kerala Package 03 Package duration-
9 Nights 10 Days

South Indian
Package 04

Package duration-
10 Nights 11 Days

Kerala backwater
Package 05

Package duration-
3 Nights 4 Days
 
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