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Kerala Backwaters

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Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise
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Nautica Kochi Shore Excursion: Alleppey Backwater Houseboat Tour
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Reviewed yesterday

Kerala Back Waters having serene and scenic beauty are the best attractions exploring the charms of lagoons, forests, birds, lakes, sea, beaches via house boat or cruise day and night.We had boat ride which really was enchanting having memorable experience in life time.

Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 5 days ago

Kerala back water are totally mesmerizing. You can choose between day cruise and day night cruise. Overall must visit place.

Thank Shobhit1211
Reviewed 5 days ago

We hired a boat from the KTDC for ₹ 500 per hour for 2 hours. This would take us sailing in the waters to the lagoon and back. The grandchildren liked it so much we extended it by one hour. This additional hour is when...More

1  Thank premhejmadi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The scenic backwaters of Kerala comprise a serene stretch of lakes, canals and lagoons located parallel to the coast of the Arabian Sea. The backwater regions of Kerala are one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The tranquil backwater cruises are a...More

Thank Saffron_Turban
Reviewed 6 days ago

I learned about Saffron tours from a close friend who had just come back from her Kerala tour. I researched and communicated with them, and instantly booked slots to take my parents for a Kerala vacation. The accommodation, travel, itenerary is great and caters to...More

Thank Pradnya A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had a great time with back waters. Really enjoy the beauty of rain and taste of the toddy. The walking around the village was wondering the beautiful of the Back waters.

Thank GeorgeKannattumadom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome... superrr munnar thekkady allepey Cochin all are best. All facilities hotels, sightseeing , houseboat stay such a was outstanding... Cab n driver cum guide is also best. It was excellent n memorable tour. Thank uhhhh.. "make our moments" team.

Thank palivivek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a shame I was on business and didn't have time to go on the backwaters However being driven around Kochi and the surrounding area I could see that it would be a fantastic relaxing trip The houseboats looked cumbersome but I believe they...More

Thank 1969traveller1969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Allepy backwaters trip is mind blowing. One can hire a Shikara boat or rowing boat for this trip. The villages and lush green Paddy fields looks spectacular. Children taking bath in the lake and women washing clothes on the bank is picturesque. The backwaters are...More

1  Thank 31Nehha
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can find backwaters at most of the prominent places in Kerala. Some backwaters are interconnected where ferries and boat rides are available. Backwaters can be most enjoyed during rainy days, which thankfully are many in Kerala. You can enjoy while sitting on the banks...More

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Deepika C
September 18, 2017|
Response from sydzap | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was there in February and used Lakes and Lagoons. They were excellent