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“Nothing to special”
Review of Munroe Island

Munroe Island
Ranked #2 of 51 things to do in Kollam
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Reviewed March 5, 2013

The trip was nice, but nothing extremely existing. If one wants to get an idea about the village life in the backwaters that is a good option. But do not expect to much. It is cleaner than other areas in the backwaters, but still pretty dirty due to plastic waste in the water. The guide was friendly, but did not explain much about the history and so on....

Thank DariusAmadeus
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Reviewed February 24, 2013

Most amazing place in Backwaters. If you are planning on exploring Kerala's channel this is the best place to see it.

Thank CichoSzaa
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Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

We were recommended the canoe trip by a number of other travellers. We were shown the wonderful sites and sounds of the backwaters by Vijeesh, a very knowledgeable and friendly tour guide. We learnt a lot about the local nature and Vijeesh was brilliant at spotting the beautiful birds that live in the backwater. Overall a thoroughly enjoyable trip, would recommend it to everyone.

Thank Vikki H
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Reviewed January 19, 2013

We took a canoe trip to Munroe island. Was one of the highlights of our trip to Kerala. So serene and beautiful. Much better than the large house boats.

Thank SuperTravelerWoman
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Reviewed January 10, 2013

calm and nice place, far away from the indian hectic. Even much cleaner than the rest. It was one of the places we liked the most in Kerala

Thank rolono
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