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Backwaters at Club Mahindra, Kumarkom and Allapuzha. Stayed at Club Mahindra, fantastic resort with swimmingpool, garden and own backwater. Visited Allapuzha for boat drive in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Backwaters at Club Mahindra, Kumarkom and Allapuzha. Stayed at Club Mahindra, fantastic resort with swimmingpool, garden and own backwater. Visited Allapuzha for boat drive in back waters. Experience for life.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

its a very different experience from the standard jungle/beach/mountains that people would usually go to. But thats about it. I do feel the backwaters while a great holidaying option are somewhat over-hyped.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Our backwater journey was much better than expected. We had read that it was quite commercial and crowded etc etc. We took off from Kumarakom and the areas that we visited were a quite journey through the small villages. Beginning in the early morning we were able to see the backwaters coming alive and really get a sense of what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Fantastic!awesome!calm quiet and peaceful.Vast tranquil body of water whether you travel from Alleppey or Kumarakom experience is same.Narrow canals winding through villages coming out to the lake as large as sea.Must visit destination.Better to take house boat ride throughout the day and come back to the hotel at night otherwise mosquitoes and insects will ruin your experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Nothing can be more greener and fresh than the backwaters here.Its like you can smell grass here and feel like India can never stop to surprise you by its versatility .With coconut trees every where, till your eyes can see and water around you , till your feet can touch , its no less than the 'jannat' of Southern India.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Everything was perfect. We stayed at Crispin Heritage House and he arranged our Backwater tour. The tour was very scenic and our Captain was extremely nice. He even let me drive the boat. I would do it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Joyous ride..saw beautiful Sunset in peaceful atmosphere..Safe to go.. with family we have been to this Boat ride.. we enjoyed it thoroughly...Children will enjoy the ride most particularly..

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Amazing one day trip on houseboat. We were lucky to have got picked by Pickadly, a renowned houseboat company. After 6 days of traveling and mountain rides, we chose to relax in a houseboat. The boat was a one room ride so even better. Staff was very courteous and food was very well cooked having a taste of home made... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW via mobile

Backwaters is one of the best... ill enjoy the backwaters. The scenes and are real good. Enjoyed a lot.. It was awesome

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Amazing! The lake and waterways are beautiful, and the House Boat is the perfect way to experience it. Your personal chef will make you mouth watering fresh local food.

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