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Kerala Backwaters

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Private Tour: Kerala Deluxe Houseboat Backwater Tour from Alappuzha
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Nautica Kochi Shore Excursion: Alleppey Backwater Houseboat Tour
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went along with my family to visit God's own country in the month of March 2017. A visit to Kerala is incomplete without exploring backwaters in Alleppey. We reached Alleppey railway station in early morning and checked in to Beautiful Alleppey Houseboat at 11.00...More

Thank shraddha p
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an awesome experience, to be on a boat in the water and enjoying all of the amenities of a five star hotel.

Thank 0Annie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome experience.. The calmness ans peace you get is beyond explanation.. Try to visit backwater when visiting kerala

Thank vaibhavtyagi015
Reviewed 4 days ago

Worth to have experience. We have there for 1 day -1 night on luxury suit. Experience is much more than expected. Very nice.

Thank AmyNa8
Reviewed 4 days ago

The locals call Kerala “ God’s Own Country” due to the geographical features that make it one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia. So what better way of passing the time when visiting Cochin than to take a boat ride on the...More

Thank DJS54
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Its a very good houseboat. Nice bedroom with AC . Good brkfast ,lunch and dinner. Both the staffs are very friendly. Music playing in the background and boat going , its a wonderful experience.Time stops in backwater with pickadly houseboat

Thank Ananya D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of all the holidays I've ever had this was the best. It was a joyous & emotional holiday. The backwaters was amazing & it is something 1 should do in Kerala. There are many things to do in Kerala. To me 2 weeks wasn't enough....More

Thank Santha M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi Frnds, Today 19th May, All the way I have return back to my native finishing my trip from Munnor -- Thekkady -- Alappuzha-- cochin. I had tie up with "Paradise holiday", complete package cost 38k including one day stay in house boat. I would...More

3  Thank vselvanathan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a word of caution about this company in India..planned a trip to celebrate my 50th birthday wth friends. Was promised the moon and stars but had the worst experience ever...especially on my 50 the birthday.. 1.the hotels were not booked,I had to sit in...More

3  Thank Ravinder R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our trip was Munnar Thekkady & house boat. Planning & booking was flexible. ₹ was reasonable. Driver was n ambient. Highly recommended

Thank Sarfraz K
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Aditi A
Hi, I'm planning a family trip to Kerala for 7 nights and 8 days. Our first destination is Alleyppey and we are there for one day only (June 26) Can anyone recommend a beautiful place to stay and which backwater tour should we go for? No idea about Kerala.
18 May 2017|
Response from Amit S | Property representative |
You may get in touch with Gaurav at PAN India Tours. His contact number is+91-9828773522. You can take Houseboat tour on 26th or may decide to stay at Vasundhara Sarovar Premier which is a good quality resort. If you are... More
Navin B
Which are more scenic & serene backwater Kollom-alleppey or Cochin- Alleppey?
14 May 2017|
Response from Amit S | Property representative |
Kindly note that both Alleppey and Kumarakom are best bacwaters destinations. Kumarakom is famous for luxurious backwater resort while Alleppey is more popular for Houseboat trip.
Hi We are planning a visit to kerala in Oct fIrst Week need to book a good Vehicle May b a innova to travel all around , any good tour operator or taxi service booking in cochin .
13 May 2017|
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Response from Amit S | Property representative |
You may get in touch with Gaurav at PAN India Tours. His contact number is+91-9828773522. They are based in Cochin in kerala & Jaipur in Rajasthan and do have own new vehicles. They have good hotel rates too in Kerala. We... More