Kerala Backwater Tour
Duration - 4 Days / 3 Nights
Destinations : Cochin - Kumarakom-Kumarakom - Alleppey- Cochin
DAY 01 : Cochin - Kumarakom
On your arrival at the Cochin Airport our representative will receive you and drive to Kumarakom (120 km – 2.30 Hours drive), check in to the hotel on arrival. Spend the afternoon at leisure and overnight stay is arranged in Kumarakom.
DAY 02 : Kumarakom
Early morning around 6.30AM proceed for bird sanctuary visit. After breakfast proceed for local sightseeing in and around Kumarakom - a tiny backwater hamlet perched on the western banks of the Vembanadu Lake. The stretch of backwater is spread over 1000 sq. km. Choose a canoe, motor boat or houseboat and devour the beauty of this backwater paradise at its best. Overnight stay is arranged in Kumarakom..
DAY 03 : Kumarakom - Alleppey
Alleppey is famous for its lovely lakes, lagoons and the fresh water rivers. It’s known as the 'Venice of the East' for its similarity to the Italian city, Alappuzha's passion play with water has made it the hub of houseboats and beaches. Check into the House boat for Cruise; it is the best way to explore the beauty of backwaters, Rest of the day at leisure on the House Boat. Sit back and relax while the boat cruises through the narrow serene backwater canals. In this world of simple pleasures, you'll skim past ancient Chinese fishing nets; water Lillie’s, lush paddy fields, coir villages, rustic homes, temples and coconut groves. Innumerable lagoons, lakes, canals, estuaries and Kuttanad paddy fields. Lunch, Evening Tea/Coffee with snacks, dinner and enjoy your evening .Only disturbance will be twinkle of a shining star or diving of a fish around you to say hello by waving its tail from the lake. Overnight stay in the House Boat..
DAY 04 :Alleppey
Early in the morning after breakfast you will visit the Amber Fort. It is located on the top of a hill. You will ride on the back of an elephant. The Cochin.After breakfast disembark from the houseboat and drive to Cochin Airport (2 ½ Hours drive) for onward journey.