The emerald backwaters of Kerala are the reason why the state is naming God’s Own Country. The exclusive beauty of waters as far as the eye can witness, the rare ecosystem of birds, fishes and other species. It is the beauty beyond the capacity of words. Easy My Journey presents a delightful Kerala Houseboat Tour. Pass through the scenic backwaters of Kerala on a luxury houseboat for 4 nights and 5 days. The luxury houseboats will take you on a relaxed ride in the blessed environs of Alleppey. Kochi, now famous as Cochin is by far a beautiful halting destination to relax amidst its posh environment. Touring in Cochin will leave you impressed from the backwaters to beaches to hill towns; this south state radian’s with jade green luminosity and staggering palm trees. This picturesque destination of Cochin is best described as bountiful and beautiful because of its rich flora and fauna and you can also explore other beautiful places of the state as well. Alappuzha or Alleppey is a true paradise in the southern state of Kerala. It is a tiny district of Kerala and it looks like a baby heaven on earth. Often believed as the 'Venice of East' by many nomads, this backwater place is simply the most beautiful state in Kerala. One of the best tourist places in Kerala, Alleppey is a scenic and pristine place altogether. This beautiful destination, Alleppey is simply a one-stop destination to venture when in Kerala.
Tour Duration : ( 04 Nights / 05 Days )
Destinations Covered : Cochin- Alleppey- Cochin
Day 1: Arrival Cochin
Upon arrival in Cochin airport/ railway station meet and get a transfer to the hotel. Check-in to your hotel. Later go out for sightseeing in Cochin.Cochin is gifted the sobriquet of the ‘Queen of the Arabian Sea’. The coastal city of Kerala offers varied delights. Sight encompasses the historical Mattancherry Palace, the Paradesi Synagogue, the St. Francis Church, Santa Cruz Basilica, Ernakulam Shiva Temple and many more. At sunset, do not miss the mesmerizing view of the Chinese fishing nets. Explore the markets, cuisines and shopping delights.Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Cochin – Alleppey (53 km / 1 hrs)
Morning breakfast at the hotel and proceed to drive to Alleppey. The houseboat cruise re-starts from Pallathuruthy at 12 Noon. The houseboat travels towards SNDP Thodu, Punnamada Kayal, experiencing the emerald beauty of Kerala. In the late afternoon, visit a nearby village. The other sights you explore are the Kuppapuram, Chitira Palli. The wonderful view of lush paddy fields from your houseboat is spectacular. Enjoy the charming ambiance.The houseboat is anchored for night at Mangalam/Marthandam.
Day 3: Houseboat
Wake up to the breathtaking views of the backwaters. At 10 AM, the houseboat cruise re-starts after you are done with the traditional delicious breakfast. Today the houseboat moves towards Nedumudy. Stop at the Lissio Church for visit. Next you stop to visit the Kavalam, Veliyanadu village walk, Kidangara, Mathikayal, Chundan Vallam visit. After these wonderful sights, it is time for some fun. On your tour gets the opportunity to go country boat canoeing for an hour at Kainakary. It is an enjoyable experience.Enjoy a restful stay at the houseboat. The houseboat is anchored for night at Nedumudy.
Day 4: Houseboat
Awaken to the blessed views and the call of birds. Houseboat re-starts the cruise at 10 AM after breakfast. Today the houseboat tours the route to Thakazhi via Mancompu. De-board at the Pullincunnu dock. Here you are scheduled to visit the Banana Plantation. Explore the Pullincunnu church, Kottaram temple, and St. Mary’s Church. The statue carving unit is a destination worth visiting. The local market at Champakulam is worth exploring. The prized Champakulam Chundan is the winner of several boat races. The Pullangadi, Pindithodu, Vegetable Plantation are also worthwhile to visit. The houseboat is anchored for the night at Thakazhi.
Day 5: Houseboat/Cochin departure
Today is the last day of your tour. The houseboat cruise starts at 7.30 AM after breakfast. The houseboat travels via Kanjipadam and moves towards Pallathuruthy. You shall reach the jetty dock by 9.00 AM. Meet our driver and drive back to Cochin. You will be dropped to the airport/ railway station for onward journey.