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Reviewed October 17, 2018

I have just returned from the trip of Ladakh in August and seen the two lakes Tsomorirri & Pangong lake there and now got the chance to visit this beautiful Vembanad lake in Kerala.I just wonder how beautiful our country India is and lot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1512mukulj
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

The Vembanad Lake is a serene and calm lake situated near Kumarakom! Boating is very popular here. The backwaters are connected to this lake. Different types of boats are available from motor boats to house boats to speed boats. It is also home to many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

House boat ride in Vembanad lake was nice and relaxing. Took a 3 hrs long ride and enjoyed the awesome views. Though the water level was a bit low at that point of time, so boat got stuck twice for a while, but overall a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Vacation816788
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Shikkara boat ride through vembabad lake was amazing. I took it for 2 hours and it was a complimentary offer with my tour package. Shikkara boats has nice seating arrangements (1 Divan Coat and 6 chairs. Compared to house boat its cheap and best for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank jijois_
Reviewed September 11, 2018

we had a fantastic boat ride on this beautiful and vast lake...quite a lot of bird activity...in the evening the lake shimmers like gold...it is so peaceful out there...one of the biggest lakes that i have seen ...supposedly the longest lake in india

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank GauravC697
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Maximum rivers and backwater canals of Kottayams pour into vast and beautiful Vembanad Lake.You can enjoy the Snake boat race.Good picnic spot.You can visit Bird sanctuary also.

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Vembanad lake is the longest lake in India,and the largest lake in the state of Kerala. This is the perfect time to see the tranquility of the lake. When monsoon get rush the lake look like a gorgeous lady who is really wet. It most...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 685alwint
Reviewed July 3, 2018

A visit to Kumarakom is not complete without a short or a long stay in a house boat. Last time about 10 years back when we visited Kerala, we had a one day tour on a houseboat. This time, we chose a 5 hour personal...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sumitkasera
Reviewed June 12, 2018

One should enjoy the cruising onboard houseboat or canoe in this peaceful lake the . We had great oppurtunity to capture awesome pics of the mesmerizing backwaters. The sunset is awesome when you cruise on Kumarakom area of the lake. There were some huge flocks...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank Backwater_Routes_HB
Reviewed May 22, 2018

A peaceful and joyful house boat ride .. is highly recommended . food is provided in the hose boat . A day with family or friends .

Date of experience: March 2018
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