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Bekal Ripples
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Bekal Ripples is a professionally managed premium houseboat servicing in Tejaswini River, located just 20 kms away from Bekal. If you want to escape the chaos of daily life and dive in to the untouched waterworld of North Kerala, think no further...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| Near Nalanda Resorts, Nileshwar 671319, India
+91 70254 88222
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on a four hour houseboat ride with Bekal Ripples. The owner homself handled our booking and offered us Sadhya for lunch - the whole nine yards of it (scared to put the snap so that everyone doesnt expect that to be the routine...More

Thank Vansid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have one doubt, do I need to book the cruise in advance, or I can book it directly when I reach bekal.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bekal ripples is a hidden gem in the itenary of Bekal. It's an amazing feeling to experience the backwaters with Bekal ripples. A special mention to Dhanesh and Krishnan for the wonderful hospitality and food.Highly recommended. Thanks once again to the entire team of Bekal...More

1  Thank bijoy b
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Great and relaxing experience during monsoon. We did a day and night cruise (20 hours). Very helpful and friendly staff. The manager kindly helped organise onward transportation. Great tasty Keralan food. One small pointer: the portions should be more reasonable to prevent food wastage. Cosy...More

1  Thank mphil
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We went on a day trip with a baby. The crew is friendly and polite. We were served fresh traditional kerala lunch on banana leaf. The houseboat is clean and wellmaintained. There is one cozy room with a comfortable bed. Open area has roof but...More

1  Thank Swathibhat
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time at the bekal ripples ride. The staff was extremely humble and friendly. The captain gave us an insight of the landmarks and sites. The food was lip smacking. A must do during the trip.

1  Thank HiteshC194
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

A must watch place for seeing the back water scenaries in Bekal ripples house boat located in Nileshwar ..A place for relaxed boat ride with family. We had a wounderfull home made lunch with Karimeen special thanks to chef jinu.. and we meet The great...More

1  Thank Inspire336767
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best experience of our seven days trip to Bekal. Our trip started with a warm welcome then a mesmerizing journey through back waters and ended with a romantic candle light dinner. Our host and crew Krishnan, balachandran and Dinesh were...More

1  Thank 199aps
Reviewed March 8, 2018

This review was pending for a long time but I had to put this down. Right from the start, I got a very good vibe as the man on the phone, Mr. Manoj, was very helpful in understanding what I wanted and what he suggested...More

1  Thank Avijit D
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Our crew, Krishnan, Balachandran and Danesha were hospitable and welcoming and the food was delicious and plentiful. We spent two comfortable nights aboard and enjoyed cruising the backwaters. A more varied route would have earned 5 stars.

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ok if any thing I will just let you knw regards