Alleppey is a must for visitors to Kochi. Best option is to stay 2 nights(one is not enough) Experience life on the river while enjoying some brief stops at villages along the way,e.g. Champakulam which has a 500 yr old church. Enjoy local cuisine on board your own houseboat and waking up to breakfast with the sound of tweeting early... 更多
Thoroughly enjoyable trip we took on the Ramada Hotel's Travel Desk offer. It started from the jetty and was a luncheon on the boat. The Menu was sumptuous & enjoyable , the sitting was on the upper deck where the long backwaters trip was thoroughly enjoyable too. The shimmering sunlight on the waves, the water-birds floating & flying, the fruit-laden... 更多
Alleppey, known as the "Venice of the East" , is situated on Vembanad Lake, the longest lake in India. The Kettuvallam or 'boat with knots' is held together by coir ropes tied in notes. Not a single nail is used! Modified to meet a novel concept of holidaying, these houseboats are comfortably furnished with an open lounge, bathroom, bedrooms and... 更多
Mr. Kunjachan is the founder of the backwater village canoe trips. He showed us the secred, hidden backwaters, without tourists. He is a very friendly man. We went to his home for launch. This trip was so authentic, far away from the crowd.
Visited this place with family in the month of December. It is a beautiful place with a very clean environment. Rented a house boat for half day. Amazing experience and awesome food.
visited this place in January 2017. really this is a heaven. the boating in the boat house and the facilities in the boat house are fantastic.
The boat ride we had was through the govt run boat connecting various places. We could see the villages and the backwaters flowing between fields and houses. Very nice experience.
We had booked Delux AC boat from Travancore holidays. I have never seen such a disgusting dirty boat in my life. The boat which was given to us was so dirty and room was so small that even one people can not sleep properly on that bed though it was double bedroom. The toilet was so dirty and stinking no... 更多
After my this first houseboat experience, I will never spend money on a houseboat again. While booking they said the boat will be shared only wtih 2 or maximum 3 rooms. But finally they combined few more couples and asked me to travel in 7 room shared boat. Also they said they don't have any other boats running today. I... 更多