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Kerala Backwaters

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Nautica Kochi Shore Excursion: Alleppey Backwater Houseboat Tour
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After an interesting 5 hr drive from Munnar it was great to board one of the Keralan houseboats/rice boats as used by Audley travel( that's after we visited a hotel to collect some wine and beers nearby). We were soon underway enjoying lunch and viewing...More

Thank martingsmith1951
Reviewed 5 days ago

House Boats were part and parcel of backwaters , one of the best tourist attractions.The service was very good having good hospitality and amenities..Houseboats were modified and convenient version of old traditional country boats equipped with home facilities. made up of locally available palm trees,...More

1  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Service and good hospitality Prasanthy Houseboat. Owner Mr Santhilal make my trip fill with loads of memory Nice Supper luxury boat I found his number on search (google)and booked vehicle,Hotel and houseboat through him. Would definitely refer friends and colleagues to make booking through...More

Thank Bhavya N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Backwater of kerala is really very good. Nd Alleppey and it's natural scenery just fabulous. From my experience i mostly suggest take a whole day trip at Alleppey. And want to add if possible don't go for boating in kochi there's nothing to see anything...More

Thank Viraj R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The backwaters of Kerala are insanely famous for couples, and as the water is still, the mood refreshes with the open skies and winds that blow over the place. You can easily spend 1-2 hours carefree.

Thank Chirag N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome service from GoGeo. I planned my honeymoon in Kerala and they gave us a very good package at reasonable cost than so called professional tour planners. They didn't miss a single detail.Thank you so much Priyanka. Special thanks to our driver Joyson for his...More

Thank Venkatesh P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our overnight stay in a houseboat on the backwaters. Fresh fish and shrimp dinners, fresh coconut milk, and luxurious rooms. Upstairs dining provided a nice breeze and the perfect spot to view the scenery. We stopped for the night and took an auto...More

1  Thank AleciaW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's my suggestion, everyone should do at least one time boating at Alleppy backwaters. Amazing experience....

1  Thank LIBIN P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Backwaters in kerala are must if you are visiting the Gods own country. Reasons being: 1) Its very scenic. 2) You can hire a boat for a 2hour trip or stay in the houseboat itself. 3) The river tour takes you through a different world...More

Thank kimikazie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have taken this trip in a package blindly by seeing google reviews. The overall package was very good. I have booked using le lagoon holidays. Positives. You have a peace of mind as u just pack ur bags and head straight away for the...More

2  Thank vamsi111
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Hi - planning to book 1 night houseboat trip with my family ( wife, 10 year old kid and 2 year old kid) for 2017 (mostly 2nd Dec ),. Can you send my various options. I am looking for premium boat as I am travelling with 2 year old boy.
May 28, 2017|
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Response from mukulsjain | Reviewed this property |
You can book it when you reach there. better to book it after going and taking a look around the actual condition of the boat as there are lot of "Premium Boats" that are below average. Since you are with kid, i would... More