A Day cruise on Kerala Houseboats along the palm-fringed waterways of Kerala is the most enchanting holiday experience in India today. In this world of simple pleasures, you will skim past ancient Chinese fishing nets, water lilies, lush paddy fields, coir villages, rustic homes, temples and coconut groves. A guided tour down the backwaters would provide you with a complete and most enchanting experience on the back waters of Kerala and will also reveal to you some interesting facts about the life of local village people. This month's lens view takes you to the backwater stretch of the Vembanad, where one can go for a leisurely cruise on a multi deck boat, allowing you enjoy the scenic backwater life.
The travelers or experience seekers can embark on board houseboat at pre-designated jetty at 11:00 hrs, they will be welcomed with fresh tender coconut water / Mojito with homemade chochalates. We will start cruise after a short briefing introduction, relax and enjoy the canals and rivers and backwater, at 13:00 hrs houseboat will stop for lunch , with lavish menu of traditional kerala cuisine 14:00 hrs it will continue its cruise covering beautiful rivers and canals with palm trees and small houses near to it, villages paddy fields, churches, etc, you can get out and get an experience of Toddy( soft liquor made from Coconut it is safe pure and sweet.
Houseboat day cruise in kerala backwaters will be memorable with the mind-blowing view of canal systems and endless lagoons , Paddy fields, rivers joining the backwater, small houses on small stretch of land There are villages in allover these backwater but the land area is very small, The view of backwater birds, people working in paddy fields, toody taping , fishing in backwater, or people using small canoes as mode of transportation, Big houseboats, Alleppey Houseboats, motorboats country made boats used by tourists , small resorts, heritage homes are specialty of this area
For once stop counting calories and count flavors instead! When you opt for a night stay on a houseboat, you will be served three meals onboard. By default, the traditional Kuttanadan style preparations are made and the touch of a blessed cook makes the food served on-board truly exquisite. However, special menus/special dishes can be arranged if you inform your operator well before your trip. Most operators provide Jain, Vegetarian, Chinese or North Indian cuisine on speclial request. Before entering the boat, you can also specify your choice of oil – Sunower or coconut oil. If you prefer the vegetarian cuisine, you will relish a multicourse traditional sadya served on a banana leafFor non-vegetarians, Local live preparations of spicy crab or prawns and sh baked in banana leaves are not to be missed. Chicken and duck dishes are also local delicacies you could experience on a houseboat. You can also buy fresh sh, jumbo prawns or crabs from local shermen and your chef will prepare it for you.
Backwater Routes :-
Most followed route in Alleppey Day cruise is as mentioned : Cruise commences from Finishing point jetty Alleppey >> SNDP Canal >> Kuppapuram >> Pannakal Canal >> Umpikaran Canal >> Chennamkary >> Vattakayal >> Kainakary North >> Palllathuruthy & finishes at Fishing point jetty. Most followed route in Kumarakom Day cruise is as mentioned :- Cruise starts from Backwater Routes jetty, Kavanattinkara >> Kumarakom bird sanctuary >> Nazareth church >> Pallikayal >> Methran Kayal >> Pathiramanal >> Cheepunkal and finishes at Backwater Routes jetty.
We Backwater Routes (P) Ltd are Midscale reputed Backwater Tour operators, locate on the banks of Vembanad Lake at Kumarkom, Kerala. Our concern operates all backwater tours with qualified; dedicated crew who will ensure your holiday with us is safe, secure & exotic. We conduct back water cruises, Day cruises and Houseboat trips at Kumarakom, Vaikom and Alleppey. Backwater Routes strive to showcase the natural beauty of Kerala backwaters in its virgin stage to Travelers and encourage the traveler and explorer in you to discover everything the great backwaters has to offer at Kumarakom, Vaikom and Alleppey of Kerala. The blue Lagoons fulfills every wander lust with rural retreats like experiencing the spectacular countryside with canals, coconut grooves, paddy fields, churches, temples, fishing, connects to the village life, history and the people, memorable moments await in every corner of this magnificent spot below sea level. We are one of the major promoters of Village life experience and canoe cruises in Kerala and we assure you that the service we provide would be at par with global standards. Every single vacationer is exceptional in his/her theme and to quench his/her thirst for scripting each and every moment most contended and romantic in utmost privacy on marvelous great backwaters of Kumarakom, Vaikom & Alleppey we offer tailor made cruising options. Backwater Routes (P) Ltd houseboats are all equipped with worthy life saving equipments and are always up kept in highly hygienic atmosphere. We offer plush accommodation in Deluxe, Premium and Luxury houseboats with all private room.