Kerala in India has it all: sun, sea, sand, good food, houseboats, culture and wildlife and this ‘Best of Kerala tour’ includes all major highlights of Kerala. Its spectacular natural landscapes — think palm trees and sprawling backwaters — lend the region the nickname “God’s Own Country. If somebody is visiting Kerala for the first time, this is perfect tour for them. 08 Nights/09 Days Highlights of the tour:• Includes best destinations of Kerala. • Includes all major highlights of Kerala. • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors.• Private transfer from Kochi airport is included.• Private departure transfer to Trivandrum or Kochi airport is included.• Visit to Tea Estates and Spice plantations. • Premium/Luxury hotels to stay. • Premium or Luxury Houseboat to stay on full board basis. • Sandy Beaches. Destinations covered: Cochin (Kochi) – Munnar – Periyar (Thekkady) – Alleppey – Kumarakom (Houseboat) – Kovalam - Trivandrum
When docking on shore from your cruise, it can be hard to find tours that’ll make sure you're on time to meet your cruise before it heads out on the water again. This Celebrity Constellation Kochi shore excursion is a perfect solution as it meets you right at your boat and takes you back in time, too. Depending on the day of your tour, you’ll either ride on a houseboat through the backwaters of Alleppey; ride on a houseboat through the backwaters of Alleppey and visit Fort Kochi; or visit multiple highlights such as the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, St, Francis Church, and Santa Cruz Basilica.
While docked in the Cochin cruise port, explore the city from your ship on this worry-free shore excursion. Depending on the date you book, follow one of three itineraries. Either, make a stop in Fort Kochi to see St. Francis Church, go on an adventure through the backwaters of Kerala during this houseboat tour, or cruise down a river in a houseboat, and visit the giant Chinese fishing nets.
Cruise the backwaters of Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, on a 7-hour tour from Fort Kochi and discover the famous inland waterways of Kerala by a traditional houseboat. See traditional villages and backwater boats and more. Alleppey is located between the Arabian Sea and a web of rivers flowing into it. In the early 20th century, the Viceroy of the Indian Empire, Lord Curzon, was so mesmerized by the scenic beauty that he declared that Alleppey was “The Venice of the East.”
Situated very near to the state capital of Kerala, Poovar attracts travelers across the globe with its serene and tranquil ambience. Opting for a boat ride in this wonderful backwater will be the best part of your tour to Kerala. The lush green scenery around and the translucent water is an undoubtedly unique location.
its a conducted backwater cruise in a village near kochi. a perfect experience for those who love to spend some time with nature in a peaceful atmosphere away from the crowd and noise pollution we pickup our guest from where they stay at 8.30 am ( fort kochi, mattancherry and ernakulam ) and drive them to this hidden village in a car / small coach and drop back at 4.30 pmonce we reach the village. the cruise starts at 10 am in a country boat ( punting ) with a local english speaking guide who will explain all the activities .a rare chance to see people climbing coconut trees, toddy taping, clay pottery making, local women makes coir from husk of coconut and much more. guide will also explain about the local spices grown in village houses.by afternoon traditional lunch will be served in banana leaf after lunch we give canal cruise then back to kochi for kathakali dance ( story play ) where you can see how the artist put their makeup and perform this traditional art of kerala.
Experience the tranquil beauty of Kerala's backwaters with this overnight Alleppey houseboat cruise from Kochi. Float past rural villages, coconut palms, rice paddies and more as you make your way through the narrow channels and expansive waterways known as the "Venice of the East". It's one of the best ways to escape the chaos of the city and truly relax and unwind on your trip to India.
Cruise between Kerala’s most stunning natural attractions on this multi-night private tour in a houseboat from Kochi. Highlights along the way include a visit to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, the Eravikulam National Park, and the laid-back, palm-fringed Alleppey backwaters. A comfortable boat with private bedrooms, all meals, entrance tickets, and activities are included.
Explore the backwaters of Kerala by houseboat on a group tour specially designed for cruise ship passengers from Cochin Port. Enjoy lunch aboard the boat in Alappuzha, and then visit Fort Kochi to see the famous Chinese fishing nets.
Make the most of your time at shore and take a tour of Kochi’s main highlights. There are three different itineraries based on the day of travel which visits key landmarks including the Kerala backwaters, the traditional Chinese fishing nets, the St. Francis Church, and Fort Kochi. Learn about the history of Kochi from your guide and enjoy a hassle-free trip during this shore excursion.
Explore the backwaters of Kerala by Shikara (Covered Canoe Motorized Boat) on a group tour specially designed for cruise ship passengers from Cochin Port. Enjoy a Keralan lunch or Snacks in Alappuzha, and then visit Fort Kochi to see the famous Chinese fishing nets.
See the top attractions in and around Fort Cochin and Mattanchery on a private 7-hour tour. Start with a motorboat cruise around Kochi (Cochin) Harbor and Bolghatty Island, then visit highlights such as the Paradesi Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace), Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church, and the Chinese fishing nets. Includes entrance fees, private guide and vehicle, and port pickup and drop-off.
Discover the famous Alappuzha waterways during this seven-hour tour from Fort Kochi. Experience the beauty and tranquillity of one of Kerala's most-prized destinations as you float along the network of waterways aboard a traditional house boat. Enjoy an up close look at rural life and stunning nature during this memorable day on the water.
Cruise along the backwaters of Alleppey on a houseboat and explore the lush landscapes of Kerala. Admire the passing scenery and enjoy a delicious lunch on board over the course of two hours. Then head back to Kochi to see the city’s key landmarks such as the Chinese fishing nets, St. Francis Church, and Dhobi Khana. This is a private tour for only you and your party.
Drift along Kerala’s picturesque backwaters on this all-inclusive overnight excursion aboard a traditional thatched houseboat. Escape the traffic on the roads and discover untrodden landscapes in India’s lush southern coast, famed for its network of canals. Private tours include tasty meals and snacks, plus complimentary refreshments, including tea and coffee.
This incredible tour showcases the best of Kerala and creates the perfect opportunity to enjoy rural South Indian life. Enjoy a rival cruise along the Alleppey backwaters in a traditional house boat. Savor the flavors of local Kerala cuisine cooked on board and tour Fort Cochin, see the famous Chinese fishing nets, check out St Francis Church and tour Dhobi Khana.
Cruise the backwaters of Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, on a 6 -7 hour tour from Fort Kochi and discover the famous inland waterways of Kerala by a traditional houseboat. See traditional villages and backwater boats and more. Alleppey is located between the Arabian Sea and a web of rivers flowing into it. In the early 20th century, the Viceroy of the Indian Empire, Lord Curzon, was so mesmerized by the scenic beauty that he declared that Alleppey was “The Venice of the East.”
Experience the peaceful beauty of the Periyar Forest with a day of guided trekking and rafting. You'll start with an early-morning jungle trek which will lead you to the banks of Periyar Lake. After a breakfast break, you'll head out onto the waters aboard a bamboo raft, where you may spot local wildlife such as bison, monkeys, and deer. You'll then have lunch before trekking back to your starting point.
This Group shore excursion is the perfect way to make the most of your time in Kochi. Tour the incredible sites on a four-hour journey by Local Ferry ,Local Bus ,Tuc -Tuc and foot , to visit the Chinese Nets ,Santa Cruz Basilica ,St Francis Church ,Jew Town ,Jewish Paradesi Synagogue, Mattancherry Dutch Palace ,Spice Market ,Dhobi Khana (local laundry) etc . You'll learn about local life from your professional guide and explore the best this incredible Southern Indian city has to offer.
The Houseboat backwater programme has been designed for those who like to visit best canals in and around Aleppey . The houseboat make a trip thorugh the below beautiful rivers and canals with an hour lunch break. . Houseboat makes a trip through some of the beautiful villages in Aleppey. These are Kainakari Village and Kuttithod and boat reach a place called Kuttamangalam.We provide 1hr country boat to experience the narrow canal called Kuttamangalam canal where houseboat cannot make a trip. This 1hr trip gives breath taking scenic beauty of the local village, paddy field etc.After an hour of this country boat trip, houseboat start moving towards its final location for halt. The boat halt between 1730hrs and 1800hrs for overnight stay.
Discover the famous Alappuzha waterways during this tour from Fort Kochi. Experience the beauty and tranquillity of one of Kerala's most-prized destinations as you float along the network of waterways aboard a traditional house boat or Shikara Canoe Boat . Enjoy an up close look at rural life and stunning nature during this memorable day on the water.
This 1 nights 2 days for those who want a weekend short trip and like to have an experience of Aleppey backwater Houseboat stay and Kumarakom visit. This package is idle for those looking for week end leisure. The attraction of this package is that you will be boarding the houseboat at Aleppey and deboarding at Kumarakom. You can also come by road from Aleppey to Kumaakom, but the experience in travelling by water is unique. Other details of the package is below.Houseboat – The main attraction of Aleppey is criss crossed canals, lagoons, villages on the banks of these canals, paddy fields etc – all these makes Aleppey a much sought after destination among tourists.Kumarakom –Those who think of staying in a village during their Kerala trip, Kumarakom is an idle place.The main sources of income of locals are fishing. Rice farming, toddy tapping etc are also making a part of their income.On the sightseeing part,there is not much thing available except Kumarakom bird sanctuary.