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Houseboat cruise in the backwaters of Alleppey

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    Stop At: Day in Cochin, Kochi (Cochin) 682001 India

    A day tour that will give you the chance to visit one of the most beautiful backwater in India. This tour allows you to see rural Kerala and the famous backwaters of Alleppey. In this wonderful land lush green paddy fields, coconut plantation, tapioca, banana and mango are cultivated four to six feet below the sea level. Life here cannot be though without a canoe or boats. It is the land of fishermen and women. It distinguishes itself with prawns, mussels, pearl spot fish and other fishes.

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Kochi, Kerala, India

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will provide pick up from Hotels in Fortkochi and Ernakulam city

    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Lunch
    • Local guide ( Optional : Only for the Cruise guest
    • Cochin port / City Hotel pickup
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Day in Cochin
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Firstly, the communication was fantastic, we got the tour organised over night! Which was ideal as we had left it to the last minute! The price was reasonable and the package was excellent, with a private driver collecting us from our hotel, along with a private tour of the
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    Response from DayinCochin-Tours, Owner at Houseboat cruise in the backwaters of Alleppey
    Responded Sep 10, 2019
    Dear Liam Cambell, Thanks for the excellent review about us on TripAdvisor. Happy to know that you had enjoyed the Shikkara cruise on the backwaters of Alleppey and satisfied with our service. We appreciate having you as a customer and look forward to serving you again. Vijesh - Day in Cochin Tours
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    As a female traveller with young daughter the tour was very safe, very well organised with a great friendly staff. We really enjoyed the day. Thanks Vijesh.
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    Response from DayinCochin-Tours, Owner at Houseboat cruise in the backwaters of Alleppey
    Responded Jul 20, 2019
    Dear Chitra, Thank you for your lovely review :) It's very kind of you to take the time to post it. Your comment will be really helpful for other visitors, especially the solo woman travelers to choose my Day Tours in Cochin. I hope you will be able to visit again soon. Kind regards, Vijesh Cochin- Tour Guide Day in Cochin Tours - +91 9633944885
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    Love the tour! We had such a great time. We enjoy the trip in the houseboat, the lunch delicious, and the guide Vijesh was excelent!! Thanks for everything. Highly recommend it!!
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    Response from DayinCochin-Tours, Owner at Houseboat cruise in the backwaters of Alleppey
    Responded Apr 18, 2019
    Thank You Jaime and Patricia for your nice comment. I take this opportunity to appreciate our driver Mr. Darish , he reached on right time in Alleppey and Cochin for the last minitue sightseeing. I am very happy to say that your kids enjoyed the cruise , food and shopping, Apart from that the Chinese fishing nets experience. . It was a lovely time with you all. Thanks. Vijesh Cochin Day in Cochin Tours
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    A MUST DO !! if you are going to Cochin, so calm and relaxing. The staff is amazing, the food was really good. Thank you very much for this incredible day. Above your expectations !! 👍
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    VJ customized a backwater Kerala houseboat and old city Cochin tour for us. It was a wonderful day - he is knowledgeable and very attentive - easy to understand and all arrangements were perfect. I would highly recommend him if you are looking for a private guide
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    • Duration: 6h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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