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transport options and houseboats

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transport options and houseboats

hi solo lady traveler to kumarakom in sept. Please advice regarding:

1. Should one take a taxi from cochin airport to Kumarakom, or can one travel by bus?

2. is it possible to join a group taking a boat ride in the backwaters for a few hours?

will be staying at cocobay resorts, kumarakom from 5-7 sept 2012.

thanx in advance for the help.

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1. Re: transport options and houseboats

As I know there is no direct bus from Nedumbassery to Kumarakom. Better take a pre paid taxi from airport.

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2. Re: transport options and houseboats

If you arriving in airport in morning. There is one Vaikom bus leaving around 9 AM from outside arrival terminal. Once you reach Vaikom, you will get buses to Kumarakom.

Few other buses are available to Cherthala and Alapuzha, from there you can get Kumarakom buses.

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HI,

1:its better to take taxi service for pick up and drop ,cos form per paid taxi service you only get the drop from airport to kumarakam so its better take a travel agent for both service .

2:you will get motor boat on cheap rate in Kumarakam on hourly basis.

For more kindly revert .

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KERALA DAYZ

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HI,

My suggestion is choose alleppey for backwater trip. If she have budget plan go for canoe trip to small canals in alleppey backwaters

Thanks,

Binu Joseph , Kerala Canoe Tourism , Alappuzha

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thanx everyone great help really appreciate

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