Day Trip In Houseboat Package For Kumarakom Or Alleppey

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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Kerala Backwater Houseboat Package

Option I - Kumarakom to Kumarakom

Introduction – This few hrs day trip in houseboat is designed for those who does not want to stay in boat or does not have much time due to their schedule in Kerala or those who want to experience houseboat for few hrs.  One can select two different route  – first one is from Kumarakom to Aleppey and back, second one is Kumarakom – vembanadu lake – pathiramanal island etc.

Programme – Check in Houseboat and cruise through Vembanadu Lake – the biggest lake in Kerala. One have a chance to experience the biggest fresh water lake in Kerala along with Chithirakayal (small lake).  The houseboat make a trip through R Block and C Block canals –  which is in Aleppey – all paddy fields where paddy cultivated below sea level. OR visit Pathiramanal Island in Vembanadu Lake, glimpse of Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary from lake, canals of Kumarakom etc.

Destination Option I
Time 09:30 Hrs to 12:00 Hrs
1 Bed Room Dlx boat (Upto 8 Adults) Total cost for this trip – Rs 3,500


Day Trip in Houseboat – Alleppey Backwaters

Introduction – Day Trip in a Houseboat is recommended to those who are staying in resorts or passing through Alleppey.  This short tip will give a taste of houseboat as well as surrounding places of Alleppey backwaters. Depending on budget of the visitors, this day trip is available in two schedules.

Check in Houseboat. Cruise through Alleppey backwaters. Visit Alleppey Backwaters, villages, canals, Islands etc. The boat can stop some of the places and you can walk in the village to see and experience the village life – the best way to experience Alleppey backwaters in Houseboat. Lunch, evening snacks, dinner and breakfast will be provided (if required).


Programme I Programme II
0930hrs to 1230hrs 1100 hrs onwards for 5 to 6 hrs
1 bed room Private Boat

No flexibility in time

1 bed room Private Boat

flexibility in Time


Programme I : 09:30 Hrs to 13:00 Hrs Day Trip in Houseboat

Check in and Check out : Alleppey Punnamada Jetty.

Programme I : Houseboat short trip starts at 09:30 Hrs.  Houseboat makes trip through punnamada lake, SNDP thod (small canal), Kuppappuram Jn, part of Vembanadu lake near Kainakery and drop at Alleppey.


Programme I Charges
1 Bed Room Non AC Deluxe (Upto 9 Adults) Rent Charges for Houseboat – Rs 3,500


Programme II : 5 Hrs Day Trip in Houseboat

Check in and Check out : Alleppey Punnamada Jetty.

Programme II: Houseboat Day Trip starts can start any time after 10:00 Hrs and make a trip through Punnamada river. This river is famous for Nehru Trophy Boat Race which is being conducted every year. The boat 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.


The trip starts after lunch and proceed to Munnattumugam – where three canals joints together making very attractive and beautiful place. The boat cruise through Kainakari , a beautiful village with green paddy fields. One can see chavera church – those interested can visit this church.

Chavara Church in Kerala

Boat makes a cruise through Irrmbanam Thod (this is also a small canal). One can also see both side paddy filed. Boat make a trip through C block Canal and reach Punnamada jetty after 5 hrs.

C block

Programme II Charges
1 Bed Room Non AC Deluxe Houseboat (Upto 9 Adults) Rs 1200 per hour x 5 Hrs = RS 6,000

Programme II Charges
1 Bed Room Full Time AC Premium  Houseboat Rs 2000 per hour x 5 Hrs = RS 10,000


Additional Charges

Lunch @ Rs 400 per Person - Compulsory