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Munroe Island

Munroe Island, Kollam, India
+91 99956 03410
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Serene and Tranquil

Took a canoe tour while staying at CM Ashtamudi. Booked with Vijeesh. His dad Vimalan picked us up... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mumbai, India
via mobile
Nice Trip

Munroe island is located at the confluence of Ashtamudi lake. This island is very good for a one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
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“village life” (17 reviews)
“small canals” (13 reviews)
“canal cruise” (6 reviews)
Munroe Island, Kollam, India
+91 99956 03410
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took a canoe tour while staying at CM Ashtamudi. Booked with Vijeesh. His dad Vimalan picked us up early morning at 6 am and was our guide for next 3 hours. He picked up from a spot where we did not have to take the...More

2  Thank Sash_Nair
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Munroe island is located at the confluence of Ashtamudi lake. This island is very good for a one day trip.

Thank Dannymon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a train from Alleppey to Kollam to try out the 2 PM ride provided by DTDC located near the KSRTC bus stop. At 500 rupees per person it is value for money. One gets a boat ride around the island. Do mind your head...More

2  Thank MusafirHarsha
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Munroe Island is a must visit place . boating is a must it take about 1 hour boat riding . island is named after tranvancore diwan col munroe . a lots of bird species are found here.

2  Thank sikhilviswam
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I have visited munroe last month with my friend. Must do boating with Vimalan chettan.He have good knowledge about local flora and fauna.Totally it was an awesome experience...

5  Thank Hameem M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A wonderful little place well connected by road from the mainland and breathtakingly beautiful.Still unexploited commercially,it is a wonderful place for a quick weekend getaway from city life.Canoe tours,Kattumalil farm,a historic church,bicycle trips along the water canals......don't miss them all

Thank GeorgeVil
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We walked around for 15 mins and sighted a few birds and admired the life of the people in the island…nothing you don't see by just a boat ride on ashtamudi lake!!

Thank ramchabi
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A great place to interact with the local villages on this lovely island. Lots of bird life a clean river you can swim in. Beautiful sunsets . Munroe island backwater canoe tour are a must do.

1  Thank bundeenian
Reviewed 6 May 2017

After reading some positive reviews on TripAdvisor, I was waiting for a holiday to pay a visit to Munroe Island. Once I and my wife got a common holiday, we paid a visit to the island on an afternoon.We took the package by DTPC. It...More

3  Thank John J
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Based on reviews in TA, we went to this place. It was totally a different experience to my kids to see typical village life along side backwaters. I think they enjoyed it. Mr.Vishnu (+91 95398 87172) made the ride special. Explaining the life in Munroe...More

3  Thank Karthikeyan M
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Madhuri H
19 December 2016|
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Response from adhnan m | Reviewed this property |
well there are many local restaurant. nothing in particular though
12 February 2015|
Response from Taosi_Vytas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sir) Info about timing TWO TYPES OF VILLAGE CRUISES FULL DAY CRUISE & HALF DAY CRUISES Full Day cruise – Programme- Total 6 and half hours with Lunch Cruise Schedule Departure 10-00 AM. Arrival 04-00 PM The Full Day... More