1 Ni & 2 Days : (22 Hrs) Kumarakom – Houseboat – Package

Pick up / Check in :

Kumarakom Boat Jetty

Drop at / Check out :

Kumarakom Boat Jetty

Arrival at Kochi airport

This package is available with additional taxi costs

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DAY 1 : Kumarakom - Alleppey

Check in Houseboat at 12:00 Hrs. Houseboat cruise through Vembanadu Lake for 45 mins. During the trip, one can see there are many good hotels on the left side. After 45 mins through Vembanadu lake (the biggest fresh water lake), the boat enter Pallikayal, a small lake, but very scenic. After Pallikayal, the boat will enter to R Block Canal. This is the first small canal which has a width of 75-100 mtrs. Right side one can see the paddy field and left side R Block. R Block was earlier paddy field and then converted to coconut farm. Kerala traditional liquor, toddy, is being brewed from this farm.

Vembanadu Lake:

Vembanadu Lake

R Block Canal:

R Block Canal

One can also see Chithira Paddy Field and an old church on the banks of this canal. At the end of this R Block canal the boat will re-enter in Vembanadu Lake in Aleppey and cruise for 20 mins in lake.

Chithira Kayal:

Chithira Kayal

The boat now enters Punnamada Kayal which has an approximate width of 60 mtrs. This river is famous for Nehru Trophy Boat Race which is being conducted every year. Cruise through Punnamada kayal for 15 mins.

Punnamada Kayal:

Punnamada Kayal

At the end of the canal, the boat turn left and enter SNDP Thod (Thod means canal) which is the smallest canal in this trip (width 30-35 mtrs). During this 1 Hr cruise, boat can stop some of the places and you can walk in the village to see and experience the village life. At the end of this canal the boat will stop for Lunch.

SNDP Thod:

SNDP Thod

Trip will start after1hr and make a cruise through Kuppappuram, which is a 100 mtrs width canal. During the trip one can see local fish shops selling fresh fish, prawns, local people using small country boat to cross the canal, many houseboats cruise along with our boats etc. Another attraction is the many Ayurvedic Massaging centers on the canal side. Many of them are unauthorized or without green leaf certification from concerned authorities.

Ayurvedic Massage Parlor (Canal Side):

Ayurvedic Massage Parlor

Local Fish Shop:

Local Fish Shop

 

people using country boat

The boat will now enter C Block – which is a paddy field. One can see how paddy is cultivated below the water level. By 17:30 Hrs the boat will stop at C Block or 14000 Kayal (river). During this trip one can also see many interlinking canals.

Shopping Place (Canal Side):

Shopping Place

C Block:

C Block

Interlinking Canals:

Interlinking Canals

Overnight Stay in Houseboat.

The best thing to do after 17:30 Hrs is fishing. One can seek assistance of the boat man for local fishing rods and they will teach how small fishes can catch.


DAY 2 : Kumarakom

Morning trip starts at 08:00 Hrs. Trip through small canal and Vembanadu Lake, B/F will be provided during the drip. The boat will finally come to Kumarakom Jetty by 08:45 Hrs – 09:00 Hrs.

Houseboats:

Houseboats in kerala

Important Note –

  1. This programme is possible only if the guest check in at 12 P.M.
  2. Paddy fields is available from Oct to Feb only.

Child Policy

  • Upto 6 yrs – Free
  • 6 – 9 yrs – Child Charges Rs 750 (w/o bed)
  • 10 and above with extra bed – Rs 1000 (Dlx & Luxury), Rs 2500 (premium)
  • Tax: 5% extra

Cost for a couple : Valid from 01 Oct to 31 Mar – (not valid between 19 Dec to 10 Jan)

Destination
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2 Adults (1 Bed Room) 4 Adults (2 Bed Room) 6 Adults (3 Bed Room)
AC Deluxe Rs.8000 Rs.11000 Rs.16000
AC Premium Rs.10000 Rs 14,000 ($233) RS 19,000 ($316)
AC Luxury Rs 16,000 ($266) Rs 29,000 ($483) RS 36,500 ($661)

Cost for a couple : Valid from 01 Apr to 30 Sep

Destination
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2 Adults (1 Bed Room) 4 Adults (2 Bed Room) 6 Adults (3 Bed Room)
AC Deluxe Rs 7,500 ($116) Rs 9,000 ($150) Rs 14,500 ($241)
AC Premium Rs 9000 ($142) Rs 12,000 ($200) Rs 16,500 ($275)
AC Luxury Rs 12,000 ($200) Rs 18,500 ($308) Rs 21,500 ($358)

Cost Not valid from 15 Dec to 15 Jan
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Tour Cost Includes

  • Tax: 5% extra
  • Houseboat as per details given above.
  • All meals in Houseboat. Start with Lunch, evening coffee/tea and Snack, dinner and next day breakfast.
  • Cruise time 1st day 12:00 Hrs to 17:30 Hrs with 1 Hr lunch break.
  • Next day from 08:00 Hrs to 09:00 Hrs.
  • AC working time for Deluxe and Premium 21:00 Hrs to 06:00 Hrs.Luxury – 22 Hrs
  • Meals : Traditional kerala with veg and non veg (jain and north Indian food available on request)
  • Complete Houseboat for couple and not with group
  • Private Houseboat with all meals.
  • All taxes

Menu

Menu Details Deluxe and Luxury Houseboat Booking : 22 Hrs Stay

Welcome Drink

Breakfast:

  • Tea or Coffee.
  • Puttu and Kadala Curry or Appam and Veg Stew or Idiyappak and Veg Stew Or Dosa or Idly with Sambar and Coconut Chutney.

Lunch:

  • Plain Rice
  • Sambar, Avial (liquid Kerala veg)
  • Thoran and Mezukupuratti (kerala dry veg)
  • Green Salad
  • Pappad and Pickles
  • Chappatti – on request
  • Non Veg – Fish Fry
  • For Vegetarians – Yellow Dal Fry, Gopi and green piece

Evening:

  • Coffee / Tea
  • Banana Fritters or Gopi pakoda

Dinner:

  • Plain Rice or White Rice or Veg Pulao or Veg Fried Rice
  • Chappatti or Phulka
  • Dal Makhani
  • Veg Curma
  • Veg Salad
  • Pickle, pappad etc
  • Non Veg – Chicken curry

Menu Details Premium Booking- 22 Hrs Stay

Welcome Drink – Tender Coconut

Breakfast:

  • Fruit Juice / Coco flakes with Hot Milk.
  • Tea or Coffee.
  • 4 boiled eggs or Bulls eye or Omelet
  • Puttu and Kadala Curry or Appam and Veg Stew or Idiyappak and Veg Stew Or Dosa or Idly with Sambar and Coconut Chutney.

Lunch:

  • Plain Rice
  • Chappatti
  • Fish Fry
  • Chicken Curry
  • Yellow Dal Fry
  • Prowns fry
  • Thoran and Mezukupuratti
  • Green Salad
  • Pappad and Pickles
  • Desert – Payasam or Fruit salad.
  • For Vegetarians – Muttor Paneer, Sambar, Avial

Evening:

  • Coffee / Tea
  • Banana Fritters / Gopi pakoda / Spring roles

Dinner:

  • Tomato Soup or Corn Soup or Chicken Soup
  • Plain Rice or White Rice or Veg Pulao or Veg Fried Rice
  • Chappatti or Phulka
  • Dal Makhani
  • Kerala Fish Curry or Fish kerala Mappas (with coconut milk).
  • Chicken Kurma or Chicken Chettinadu – spicy
  • For Vegetarians – Mix Veg Curma, Gopi Manjurian,
  • Desert - Gulab Jamun or Kala Jamun or Fruit Clustered