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Kerala Backwaters

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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$135.00*
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Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise
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Backwater Village Experience from Kochi
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Private Tour: Kerala Deluxe Houseboat Backwater Tour from Alappuzha

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Had a bful boating journey at cochin backwaters

On our return from munnar trip based on our taxi driver advise we went to boating at kochi backwaters instead of boating at munnar. Relished the boating experience very much was... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

On our return from munnar trip based on our taxi driver advise we went to boating at kochi backwaters instead of boating at munnar. Relished the boating experience very much was almost 1 to 1.30 hour journey. Boat is small one max 6 ppl can go(not house boat). Journey was approx 12 kms. One can see few birds on the... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I want to say thanks to GoGeo for such a nice and memorable tour arrangement. My trip advisor Reshmi had nicely explained the tour plan and on my need and budget basis. We stayed 5 days in Kerla.From landing to leaving, we were taken care of completely. The cab drive met us at the airport and accompanied us with a... More 

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Visakhapatnam, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is Ravi Kumar from Vizag. Visited with wife & 2 kids. Had a nice long trip with excellent 4* accommodation (more than my expectation) provided by Mr. Albert & Miss. Priyanka. Driver Udayan was cool & guided us well. Athirampally waterfalls was really good. One has to walk down to the foot of the falls & shouldn't miss it.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a great trip and the most lovely chef/host on our boat- Angelo, he was brilliant, a great chef and very friendly and spoke fantastic English. We had a fun April fools day with him. Great experience to watch the world go by, very tranquil, rooms really comfortable and it was a treat to have the air con on... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in the off season and even then there were loooots of boats. Keep that in mind if you want to visit the backwaters in high season. There are different "companies" who have boats so make sure to check them individually. We had our experience with White Water Cruise and over all it was a very good. We were... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the House Boat by Saroma. A good size 1 bedroom suited for 2 person. Don't expect wifi or fancy bathing facilities. Bath was out of scoop and bucket filled of salty water. Meals were cooked by the in-boat chef who was accommodating to our needs and taste. Don't expect anything fancy, just home-style cooking. Good service and attention... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are just so glad we did this. Trip Advisor in there wisdom don't list it as hotel so it's very hard find on this site. This is a floating hotel on the Backwaters and it docks every night near Alappuzha (Alleppey). We had a superb time on the Vrinda - it's like a guilty pleasure. You are so well... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the overnight option but spending a half day cruising gets you everything you want to see. Lovely time just relaxing on the boat, we had arm chairs and couch to sit on with the option of requesting the boat driver to pull in and go walking if you wanted to. Th e boat waited for you and then... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ours was a family trip to Alleppey Bacwaters and it was realy nice and totaly different experience for us. During the stay we enjoyed mouth watering seafood along with local food. We will be panning to this place once again, we suggest travelers should not miss this place while visiting Kerala

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Cheddington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the hi-lights of our Kerala tour and we can't recommend this company highly enough. We boarded our boat about 4pm and were immediately given a refreshing fresh pineapple drink before settling down to a freshly cooked lunch of fish with rice and accompaniments - it was delicious. We had a crew of two - a driver... More 

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