Kerala Backwater Tour

Kerala has many inland waterways of which Backwaters are the highlight. Cruising in traditional Kettuvalam is ‘the experience’ in a Kerala backwater holiday packages. These houseboats had been cruising the backwaters since centuries. They were the major transport services in a state which is much connected by waterways. They were also used for transporting goods like rice and spices. Rural life of Kerala is best seen on a houseboat cruise.

Allepey, Kumarakom, Kochi and Kollam are the houseboat hubs of Kerala. Allepey is the major houseboat hub and it is also the key reason behind which the region evolved as a major tourist destination. Backwaters of Alleppey alone spans around 900km. Book Kerala backwater holiday packages to experience the tranquil backwaters of Kerala. You can engage in activities such as fishing, birding, trying out local cuisines. If you like to click candid pictures, then backwater cruise is the ideal thing to do. You get to snap paddy fields, palm-fringed shores, locals engaged in daily chores, markets, houses on tiny islands, a small and large raft of ducks.

Kerala backwater holiday package has the best deals that suits every pocket.  Do checkout the lunch served in houseboats which are authentic Kerala local cuisine and the highlights are Kuttanadan delicacies like duck roast, Karimeen pollichathu, etc. It’s finger licking good!

Backwaters of Kollam is known as the gateway of Backwaters. Tourists around the world visit Kollam to experience the hidden treasures of Kerala backwater experience. Kollam backwaters extends from the Ashtamudi Lake, the second largest lake in Kerala. Enjoy the scenic coconut palm fringed shores of Kollam and smile at the warmness of children who waves at you engaged in their own water sports. Proximity to Agasthyamala bio-sphere brings in a lot of exotic birds flying by. Backwaters of Kumarakom and Kochi is a visual treat with tranquil waters , paddling ducks, floating markets, fishing nets, fisher men, and hypnotic sunsets. Vembanad Lake, the largest lake in Kerala offers the best of Kochi backwaters. Kerala Backwater holidays package has a wide array of packages to choose from for ultimate backwater experience. From day cruises to overnight stay in houseboat or longer cruises like Kochi to Allepey houseboat backwater cruise or Kollam to Allepey houseboat backwater cruises.

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