Kerala, known as Gods own country has always been one of the best Indian tourism destinations. The natural beauty of Kerala is very captivating and mind refreshing for those people coming from the busy day to day life. One of the most special attractions of Kerala tourism is its Backwaters. This beautiful southern state of India is extremely popular for its backwaters. Rivers, lakes, canals etc. are interconnected to form the beautiful Kerala backwaters.
A scenic and serene tour on the backwaters with a thrilling view of the sunset, lush paddy fields, the moonlight and the gentle lapping of water on a classical Kerala houseboat locally called as kettuvallam is a lifetime experience. The houseboats nowadays equipped with all luxuries of the hotel room plus the unique experience of a floating cottage.
Most of the houseboat is at Vembanad Lake, the largest lake, covering an area of 2033 km². The lake has a large network of canals that meander through the region of Kuttanad, Alleppey, and Kumarakom. The backwaters have a unique ecosystem that freshwater from the rivers meets the seawater from the Arabian Sea.
Alappuzha, known as the ‘Venice of the East’, and Kumarakom, famous for its bird sanctuary is especially popular for its houseboat cruises where you can soak in nature in its finest form.
A Kerala Houseboat cruise through the Kerala backwaters is a great way to see and explore the serene beauty of Kerala in a close-up. Each houseboat has a sleeping area, with western-style toilets, a dining area and a sit out on the deck. Most tourists spend the night on a houseboat. Traditional Kerala style food is cooked on board by the accompanying staff. These backwaters and houseboats are very unique and you can experience it only in Kerala.
With many international awards for responsible tourism and eco-tourism Kumarakom is well known worldwide. The inevitable tourist destination of Kerala is just 16 km from the town of Kottayam. Kumarakom is a cluster of small islands, located on the banks of Vembanad lake. It is one of the most breathtaking backwater destinations of Kerala. This place in Kerala is internationally popular for its mesmerizing backwater tourism. This charming picnic spot offers boating, fishing, and amazing sightseeing experiences. The greenery, mangrove forests and coconut groves interposed with waterway make the backwaters more beautiful for tourist attraction. Kumarakom also houses a Bird Sanctuary where migrant birds come in flocks.
Kumarakom tourism includes the spectacular bird watching and thrilling houseboat cruises. The calm backwaters of Kumarakom will be the best to cruise on or just laid back on its banks. Whatever you will experience a unique experience which you don’t get anywhere in the world. Houseboats in Kerala is a special fascination which has picked up the attention of visitors from everywhere throughout the world. They are now a tourist attraction and a popular mode to explore the magnificence of the Kerala backwaters. It is so wonderful an experience that Tourists cannot help themselves but explore the scenic backwaters with a stay in a Kerala houseboat.
Journey through the houseboat is the best way to explore the scenic charm of backwaters and explore its surrounding attractions. Facilities in Kumarakom houseboats include fully furnished comfortable bedrooms with attached European toilet, an open deck, dining area, private balcony with comfortable chairs, kitchen managed by a personal chef, a helper to assist you in everything on board along with the captain. Most of the travel websites and blogs recommend Kumarakom the best place to relax your mind and body from the busy everyday life. With its serene location, cool winds, calm atmosphere, alluring backwaters, no doubt it is recommended by everyone.
Kumarakom houseboat packages
The Kumarakom houseboat packages can be mentioned as a luxury at affordable rates. You have an option to choose between a day trip in the Houseboat or an overnight stay in the houseboat. A houseboat cruise through the backwaters will provide you a lasting impression of the incredible life in Kerala. Kumarakom being Kerala’s best tourist destinations never fails to please its visitors. Kumarakom has advantages over other backwater destinations in Kerala with its world famous Bird Sanctuary, the large Vembanad Lake and luxury hotels on its banks.
|Route||One Bed Deluxe A/c Houseboat||Two Bed Deluxe A/c Houseboat||Three Bed Deluxe A/c Houseboat|
|June To September Month||June To September Month||June To September Month|
|Allapuzha To Kumarakom Trip||5800||9500||13500|
|Allapuzha Round Trip||5200||9200||12500|
|Kumarakom Round Trip||5200||9200||12500|