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Kerala Kayaking

Near Vazhicherry Bridge | Opp:Indian Oil Petrol Pump, Alappuzha 688001, India
+91 98465 85674
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A beautiful afternoon on the backwaters

Samson is a great guide for a kayak trip along the back waters. Fantastic communications and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elena P
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Best ever Kayaking experience

Had the most charming instructor ever. Thanks Mr.Samson. The trip is definitely a must try. Its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kavya S
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Kerala Kayaking is 1st company in Alleppey introduce kayaking tour in Alleppey backwater. we are also provide single track cycling in village. Travelers can choose Kayak and cycle together. See the peaceful villages, smiling children and farmers hard at work. An excellent opportunity to see day today life of villagers, local people engaged in paddy cultivation, Temples, fishing, duck rearing, and shell and mud collection for the farms. Mechanized shikkara boat act as support boat.Morning Trips Starts at 6:30 AM onward. Sit On Top beginners advance kayak with guide. Enjoy the real local life. Mineral water, Juice, Snacks, Tender Coconut, Tea, taste toddy & local dishes. Visit the small canal with kayak. We are doing 4 hour, 7 hours, 10 hours daily kayaking tours as well as 1 night, 2 night, 3 night kayaking expedition tour packages also.
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Near Vazhicherry Bridge | Opp:Indian Oil Petrol Pump, Alappuzha 688001, India
+91 98465 85674
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Samson is a great guide for a kayak trip along the back waters. Fantastic communications and reliability from booking onwards. Good vege thali for lunch. Leisurely pace to take in the life by the water's edge. thank you!

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the most charming instructor ever. Thanks Mr.Samson. The trip is definitely a must try. Its just so amazing and visually pleasing.

1  Thank Kavya S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good service... I have visited this hotel.... Good service and peaceful place... Enjoyed a lot... It's my one of the memorable trip

Thank Shivasena R
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Best way to experience the backwaters - get to see nature and go where the big boats can't go. The guide is also very friendly and helpful. We were so glad we did the kayaking instead of just sitting on a big boat all day...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This was the highlight of our time in Kerala. You get to go along the smaller backwaters without all the big boats. Very peaceful. The guide is brilliant - speaks perfect English and we learnt a lot about India from him. They have us a...More

Thank judithward2017
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I had read a lot of reviews for kerala kayaking (Mr. Samson is the guide). We had taken an early morning tour at 6:30 am. When you go make sure you wear clothes that dry quickly and avoid exposing body. Samson is one experienced man...More

2  Thank Simeen S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a great 10 hour kayaking tour with Kerala Kayaking. Kayaking is the way to see the canals of Alleppey. You get a lot more personal with the area sitting in a kayak than you ever would sitting in a houseboat. Our guide was...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I cannot emphasize how great an experience Kayaking with Samson was. It's a far better way to see the backwaters than the large slow cruisers for a few reasons: (a) It's active - you're not just sitting there for several hours doing nothing and secretly...More

Thank YGA_from_NYC
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We did a half day - 6.30am to 10.30am - as a couple. We were the only two that morning. The backwaters were incredibly beautiful first thing in the morning, having also been out on a boat during the day. It was really easy to...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Really---"God's Own Country "---Whenever you need to take a break-need to be relax-need some peace-You should go Kerala!It's really awesome,beaches like Varkhala-Kovalam are so beautiful that you won't forget n you'll come again and again,I can assure you!Visit Kerala-refresh your soul!

Thank Vascky
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Vinti J
I am interested to do kayaking but not sure whether it will be safe because I don't know swimming. should I try kayaking?
18 June 2017|
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Response from binu j | Property representative |
May I know the exact date of your trip? We need minimum two people to do a trip
Shannu S
Is there a short ride in backwaters like 1 hour or two hours in boat?
1 March 2017|
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Response from 50Corinna | Reviewed this property |
I guess so, yes, but you have to find a different operator.
Hello, Is swimming necessary for this? What is the cost per person?
5 February 2017|
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Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
No swimming is required - but you'll get a little wet on your butt sitting in the kayak.