Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Cruise

8 hr

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Day Trip

Pickup Service

Meals Included

Group Tour

Your private day trip from Kochi starts with a 1.5-hour journey from your Kochi hotel to the backwaters of Alleppey, famous for its labyrinth of waterways spanning 559 miles (900 km). On arrival in Alleppey, board your private Kettuvallam and feast on a mouthwatering Kerala-style lunch. Enjoy savory dishes such as sambar, a hearty vegetable stew, and avail, a vegetable and coconut curry. Tickle your sweet tooth with pappad, a South Indian wafer, and payasam...
Your private day trip from Kochi starts with a 1.5-hour journey from your Kochi hotel to the backwaters of Alleppey, famous for its labyrinth of waterways spanning 559 miles (900 km). On arrival in Alleppey, board your private Kettuvallam and feast on a mouthwatering Kerala-style lunch. Enjoy savory dishes such as sambar, a hearty vegetable stew, and avail, a vegetable and coconut curry. Tickle your sweet tooth with pappad, a South Indian wafer, and payasam, a rice pudding flavored with cardamom, raisins, saffron, cashew nuts and pistachios.

As you cruise along, witness life in the backwater villages of Alleppey. Travel down the canals dotted with houses, paddy fields, coconut trees, market places and temples. See local people engaging in a variety of activities from fishing to daily chores. Soak in the beautiful scenery from your thatched-roof boat and relish the serenity of this river town.

Enjoy a traditional Indian tea with snacks before disembarking your Kerala houseboat. Your private guide will drive you from Alleppey back to your Kochi hotel.
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Lowest Price Guaranteed
If you find a better price, we'll match it - just send the details to hertz-support@placepass.com.

Important Details

Overview
Sample Lunch Menu:

• Kerala Rice
• Sambar (vegetable stew)
• Avial (thick mixture of vegetables, curd and coconut seasoned with coconut oil and curry leaves)
• Vegetable Thoran (vegetables sautéed and cooked along with coconut)
• Vegetable Mezhukkupuratti (fried vegetable curry)
• Salad
• Pickle & Curd
• Pappad (South Indian wafer)
• Payasam (rice pudding flavored with cardamom, raisins, saffron, cashew nuts, and pistachios)
• Vermicelli
• Plantain
Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon tea
Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Beverages
Departure Point
Kochi hotels
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.