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Backwaters



Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days

Places Covered: Kochi - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Kochi


Experience a different world all together with the splendid backwaters, houseboats floating among the coconut trees, and glimpse of the local life at the God's own country - Kerala. Your days here will definitely be enriching.

Day 01: Arrival at Kochi
On your arrival at Kochi international airport, our executives will receive you and you will be transferred you to a hotel. Check-in at the hotel and relax for the day.

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Day 02: Cochin - Kumarakom / 75 km - 02 Hrs drive
Drive towards Kumarakom, one of the finest backwater destinations of Kerala. Explore the group of Islands located around the town on the banks of Vembanad Lake and the Kumarakom bird sanctuary of 14 acres filled with immigrant bird species such as pond herons, purple herons, etc.

Day 03: Kumarakom - houseboat cruise (Kumarakom to Alleppey)
Delight yourself at the houseboat and enjoy the joyrides. Relax and have a leisure time in your private houseboat. You can explore the people involving in fishing and other daily activities. The crew of the houseboat will prepare delicious vegetarian and non-vegetarian food of your choices. Have a sailing sleep at the Houseboat today.

Day 04: Alleppey - Alleppey (Houseboat cruise)
Today your houseboat will take you through beautiful canals and lagoons. Do a walk in tour in the village and visit a couple of churches, Kuttanad farming, fishing, and watch the day to day life of local people. Houseboats are made up of jack wood planks and coir ropes.

Day 05: Alleppey - Cochin / 65 km - 02 Hrs Drive
After breakfast disembark the houseboat and drive to the ancient trading town, Kochi. Visit the St. Francis church built by Portuguese during 1503 in a great architectural style, Parades (Jewish) Synagogue built during 1568 and has exquisite paintings and descriptions of the Old Testament, Mattancherry (Dutch) Palace built by the Portuguese and has magnificent carved wooden furniture, jewelries, crockery, and bronze and brass containers.

Day 06: Kochi - Departure
Depending on your departure flight schedule, we will drop you at the Kochi International airport.

Thank you so much for joining us!