Kerala and Alleppey Backwaters & Orientation of Cochin.


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First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teeagers.

Friendly: Yes.
This tour invloves a moderat amounting of walking. A short walk to the jetty on uneven ground and a few high steps required to get on/off the water taxi. The tour is not suitable for guests with limited mobility and guests who utilize a wheelchair.

Maximum travelers: 2



English (fluent), German (basic), Hindi (conversational)

Over view in a car, overnight cruising in a Houseboat. Red Card ( most coveted ) holder guide offer the tour.

Arrive in Cochin. After checking in hotel depart for Kochi visits.
Next day a relaxed drive to Alleppey ( now Alappuzha ), pass through prosperous and sophisticated villages of Kerala. Upon arrival at Alleppey the 'Venice of the East, which is nestled amidst a thick tangle of lush tropical water ways, we embark on an overnight cruise in the backwaters.
During the boat ride visit villages wherever possible to see and enjoy nature.
Following the houseboat cruise next day morning ride drive to a beach hotel for lunch. Enjoy and leisure till evening. Later proceed back to Kochi.


Our day and the time we start the tour is flexible and is meant to accommodate your schedule and interests.
15. Jan. Arrive Cochin
15 Jan. Visits in Cochin
16 Jan. An overland drive from Kochi to Alleppey.
On arriving Alleppey board a houseboat boat to do an overnight cruise along the Kerala backwaters.
17. After the cruise drive to a beach hotel for leisure and lunch.
After lunch drive back to Kochi.
18. Departure Cochin.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise Terminal of Cochin Port / City hotel( or any where as agreed mutually.)

End location: Cruise Terminal of Cochin Port. / City hotel. ( or anywhere as mutually agreed.)

Duration: 4 days


A/c.Toyota Innova SUV is used for 2 passengers. Exclusive & Private Houseboat hired from a reputed supplier is used for the onernight cruise in Alleppey backwaters..

What’s Included

A/C Toyota SUV Car for travelling from Cochin to Alappuzha,(the backwaters), an exclusive & private impeccable houseboat for overnight cruising in the backwaters, and Guide services.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5000 Indian Rupee - Fnd buying souvenirs. No possibility to any increase.

What’s Extra

All food and accommodation except in houseboat.
And Expenses of personal nature.


I have the approval of the Ministry of Tourism Govt.of India to guide tourists in south India. .
A few temples do not allow non Hindus to enter the sanctum. I will not be able to guide the tourists there, as I am not a Hindu.

A Recent Review of this tour

Very nice tour. The backwaters of Kerala are so different than the port cities along the coast. It is really a beautiful area. Joyce, our guide, was very knowledgeable and professional. He was eager to accommodate any of our needs.
Jean Opperman

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