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The island of beauty and tranquillity

Munroe Island is a beautiful inland island located at the confluence of Asutamudi lake and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
811michael
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United Kingdom
good place to relax

Good place to relax, Take a tour in Munroe island, through the narrow ways in Munroe island, you... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Grandkerala
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Munroe Island, Kollam, India
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 9, 2016

If you love Kerala backwaters then don't miss the chance of visiting this place when you visit Kollam & its surrouding places.Munroe island backwater canoeing tour is a nature lovers paradise experience.It's better to book the tour beforehand to make sure the concerned person is...More

18  Thank KulwantSingh
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Never go it's a waste ...its like putting 600₹ to dustbin.very lame ride across houses like traveling through a gutter.full dirty water people living on both sides & no view at all

7  Thank AnciSM2
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Munroe Island is a beautiful inland island located at the confluence of Asutamudi lake and the Kallada River, in Kollam District, Kerala. The island is accessible by road, rail and inland water navigation. Tourists can see the coir retting process, coir weaving, fishing, prawns feeding,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good place to relax, Take a tour in Munroe island, through the narrow ways in Munroe island, you can experience the real village life

Thank Grandkerala
Reviewed 1 week ago

good place for taking a boat ride natural beauty not much spoiled by tourism great local food available .reasonably priced.

Thank jay p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best backwaters experience. Neatly maintained , waste management is awesome. Boat ride is precious here. Best sunrise/sunset experience

Thank rinathetraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

MUST VISIT ! Very beautiful island ride in canoe! Saw beautiful coconut trees , shirmp farms, we went through narrow streams and canals. Tour guide Vishnu - 9539887172. He was very good and also arranged local home made breakfast and lunch. Had an amazing time.

1  Thank Simran P
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We went there undergone canoeing in local boat for 2hours, then in motor boat for 1hour had a stumptous lunch with prawns, crab & karimeen(black pearl fish) What i liked the most is the calm serene area with interconnected canals or channels having shrimp fishing,Coir...More

Thank lotuswildfire
Reviewed August 8, 2018

An island inhabited by 20,000 people, i am told. Living in such peaceful, beautiful, healthy surroundings is a dream! Loved the narrow canal trip.

Thank AjayAgrawal
Reviewed July 17, 2018

It was a very nice visit to Munroe Island near Kollam city. The small island is well connected by road to the city. You may hire a taxi to reach there. People go there for backwater boating through narrow canals. It was a very nice...More

8  Thank ExplorewithDD
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Munroe island is very beautiful . Infact the road to this place is great. We had booked to visit munroe island through speed boat via Club mahindra property [3500 rs charged for 1hour ride, no dolphins seen, no time given to explore the island too]...More

3  Thank Sumana N
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Typical village experience with the Kerala beauty.. nothing much to say about this place.. if you have an extra day, highly recommended to explore..

2  Thank karth0
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Hi, I am a little closer to these places compared to you... Since one is in sea and another in lake, both are different experience. If you like the quite, village, nature, I prefer Munroe. Also this is not right to time to... More
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