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East Venice Holidays - Village Backwater Canoeing Trips
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Early in the morning we started in the roofed little boat, first to see the sunrise, while enjoying a masala tea, which Mr. Prasenan brought along. In our case, in was cloudy unfortunately, but we could still enjoy nice views and a lot of birds....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had a leisure trip to Alleppey this April and initially we were bit hesitant to take the canoe trip as we were not sure if we will enjoy it .But one of the best memory during this trip is canoeing.We enjoyed to every bits...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Such a great way to explore and connect with the backwaters. This is for travellers, rather than tourists. If you just want a selfie to say you've been there, then go do that. If you'd rather get up close and personal, then this is for...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank G M
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Many people (myself included at one time) will tell you that you must rent a houseboat and take a 2-3 day tour of the backwaters during your stay in Alleppey. Don't get me wrong - I loved taking the big barges and living on a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Anskov
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by Flamingo homestays at Marari. Our day began at 6 in the morning on this beautiful boat called "Love nest". We felt close to nature like never before, the serenity and the calmness was also unmatched. We experienced local lifestyle as...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Mr.Prasanan collected us from the banks of our resort for a day trip (10am-7pm, R4,000 including snacks, water, lunch and chai) - we had arranged the trip through the Palm Grove resort, and did not regret having made the choice to take the eco-friendly option...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Kate M
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I took a full day tour on the backwaters and it was a fascinating day watching like unfold on the waterways. Of you are a photographer you will enjoy a long day. For others the shorter half day cruise would be more suitable. I spent...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank John2090
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Mr. Prince (or Mr. Prasanna...not sure but we called him Chetta meaning elder brother) was our guide and captain for the trip. We opted for the sunset trip in the canoe. The booking was made through Cleartrip activity and was easy to book. We visited...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank nakulpangtey
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Prasanna is a wonderful man with a lot of stories to tell. It's like being in your private boat with absolutely no disturbance and freedom to stop wherever you want. I wish there were more such boats and less of the motored vehicles in the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Chetan G
Reviewed 2 December 2015

We took off early morning from our hotel's jetty and once we were in the narrow water-lanes around Alleppey did we realize how special this experience was - seeing the villages wake up, people going about their business, children playing, going to school, farm animals...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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