Kerala Backwater Tour

Covered Destinations - (Cochin – Kumarakom – Alleppey

5 Days / 4 Nights

Tour Overview

Kerala is renowned to provide a pampering, luxurious and a rich holiday experience which is often termed as a divine experience by many travellers. Kerala is naturally gifted with astounding hill stations, lovely beaches, mind-blowing greenery, stunning backwaters, bird & wildlife sanctuaries and incredibly rich culture. The Kerala backwaters are among the most popular tourist attractions and have been rated in the top 100 places that you must visit before you die.

From colourful butterflies to elephants, Kerala is overflowing with an amazing range of natural wonders. Kerala backwaters present an ideal honeymoon destination as the place is immensely beautiful and offers a quiet romantic environment for the couple. The splashing sound of water, gushing wind and shining moon make the place a perfect romantic getaway. Thus, if you are looking for a strong dose of tranquillity you must visit Kerala. The breathtaking beauty and peace make it a perfect holiday destination for you.

Day-By-Day Itinerary

01: Cochin (Kochi)

When you reach the Cochin International Airport, our tour representative will accommodate you at a hotel. After having a delicious lunch at your hotels of Kerala, we will take you to visit the colonial buildings like Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church and Chinese Fishing nets. If you wish you can also visit the Jew Town located at Mattancherry. Evening you can laze at the Marine Drive, the most romantic hang-out of Kochi city. Dinner and night stay at the Kochi Hotel.

02: Cochin-Kumarakom

On the second day of the Kerala Backwater Tour, leave your Kochi hotel and head towards Kumarakom; an enchanting backwater destination in Kerala>. Today just enjoy the Ayurvedic therapy at the resort for mental and physical well being. For dinner, enjoy the taste and flavors of Kerala cuisine at the South Indian restaurant.

03: Kumarakom- Alleppey

Houseboat ride early morning wildlife viewing and bird watching in the park. Post lunch, you will check into the traditional houseboat for a day and night cruise to Alleppey. Lunch, dinner next day breakfast and tea snacks will be provided in the boat.

04: Alleppey (Alapuzzha)

On the third day of the Kerala Backwater Tour we reach Kerala's backwaters destination at Alleppey. On arrival, our representative will transfer you to a hotel. Lunch follows a city tour of Alapuzzha visiting the local bazaars of Kanyamkulam and Mullakkal. Next you head towards Alapuzzha beach and see the sunset as Alapuzzha beach is famous for its spectacular sunset views. GHIJ representative will offer you a dinner at an Alleppey restaurant. Spend the night at the hotel in Alleppey.

05: Alleppey-Cochin-Departure

Today bid farewell to your Kerala Backwaters Cruise. Later in time, our representative will transfer to the Cochin Airport to connect train/ flight for your onward destination.


Hotels to be used or similar

Destination Nights Deluxe Package Standard Package
Cochin 01 Le Meridien or similar Gokulam Park or similar
Alleppey 01 Rainbow Cruises- Premium House Boat Rainbow Cruises- Deluxe House Boat

Tour Includes:

  • 04 night’s accommodation on double sharing basis as per itinerary at all destinations.
  • Chauffer driven air-conditioned car for all transfer for all sight seeings and inter-destinations transfer.
  • Breakfast at hotel and all meals on House Boat
  • One bottle of mineral water to each guest daily.
  • Arrival and departure services.
  • Fuesl charges, driver’s allowance, toll tax and parking fees.
  • All taxes.

Tour Excludes:

  • Lunches and dinners wherever not mentioned
  • Entry fee to monuments.
  • Any supplement charged by hotel on the eve of Christmas & New Year’s Eve.
  • Any airfare
  • Any expenses not mentioned above.
  • Expenses of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone bills, insurance, camera fee, portage charges etc.
  • Any increase in cost beyond our control.
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