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Alleppey Backwaters Backwater Village Tour

Alappuzha 688006, India
+91 477 223 0441
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Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Alappuzha 688006, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was one of my amazing experience. The climate was perfect. The boatman was helpful. He also introduced us to the villagers and made us eat pure Keralite food with fresh water fish and tiger jumbo prawns. Macau was the restaurants name. We took a...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

it was an awesome experience in backwaters, if you going in off season (in summers) then boats are easily available with cheaper rate. you can bargain with the boat owner. we reached Alleppey at 4 PM so we have only 3 hour to ride and...More

Thank anurag9009
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Took a 2 hrs cruise on a shikara Very scenic view Limited options for food / washrooms during cruise Unfortunately most of the houseboats are equipped with generators and air conditioners thus when u pass one, there are diesel fumes - which is quite often...More

Thank Gaurav_India0001
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Alleppey! What a city ! You can say the city of water. in fact most of the city is not covered with the water but the city is famous for its backwater area. Alleppey back water-a city which develop in water. if you want to...More

Thank Nlt87
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The backwaters of Alleppey are unfortunately no longer like what you see in the travel catalogues.The waters have become dirty with the rubbish thrown by the villagers and boat operators. Most houseboats are dirty and not up to the mark. Its better to consider a...More

2  Thank Goaexotic
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We took an hour long trip from our resort to Alleppey beach and back. The tour takes you through small villages in the way giving insight into them. The entire stretch was full of Chinese fishing nets fitted with powerful lights. We were told them...More

Thank SunilR
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had a beautiful house boat booked for us. All we did there was to catch fresh fishes. Enjoy the backwater. Live in the luxurious house boat for a night and watch movies along with fishes and Wine.

1  Thank hipstertraveling
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Private cabin boat with cook and captain. cruised the backwater canals and stopped overnight and then back. Excellent food and snacks. Stopped at a market to buy crabs which was then served for dinner. Fortunate to witness a traditional drum group playing on the shore.....More

Thank hbhartu
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Backwater tour was very cherishing we enjoyed it and went twice to have the experience and the photo with eagle was a memorable one

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

A scenic place with great backwaters, one can hire a boat for a couple of hours for day trip. They even cook meals on the board for a day trip. You can also chose a large boat with proper built in AC rooms. Also the...More

Thank Jimmy M
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ccgraju
28 May 2017|
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Response from udaykapoor | Reviewed this property |
No need to book in advance as there r 100 of them. U can bargain a lot there plus sizes r different, new or old can be judged after seeing only.will ur child or wife feel comfortable at night sleeping in boat as it vibrates... More
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Roy N
30 March 2017|
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Response from kisalaykumar | Reviewed this property |
you can start your tour anytime but that will be finished upto 5 PM.
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Seema C
25 March 2017|
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Response from 800surbhim | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what you want. You. An day tour or overnight stay. You can even chose your type of route- only canals, open waters, mid of both .. there are many options. Of course there are mosquitoes after sunset but the... More
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