Backwaters Bliss: Cochin to Alleppey Escape
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Product Code : AGORA86
Embark on a serene escape with our "Backwaters Bliss" tour, starting in Cochin and winding through the enchanting landscapes to Alleppey. Cruise along the picturesque backwaters aboard a traditional houseboat, surrounded by lush greenery and quaint villages. Indulge in authentic Kerala flavors with onboard meals and witness the magical hues of a backwater sunset. This two-day journey promises tranquility, cultural immersion, and cherished memories of the idyllic Alleppey backwaters.
Day 1: Cochin - Alleppey Backwater Cruise
10:30 AM - Commence your journey
Your immersive backwater experience begins as you depart from your Cochin hotel at 10:30 AM. Enjoy a picturesque 60-kilometer drive to Alleppey, renowned as the gateway to Kerala's enchanting backwaters. Along the way, soak in the scenic beauty of lush landscapes and charming villages that define the region.
12:30 PM - Board the traditional houseboat
Upon reaching Alleppey, head to the boat jetty, where you will board a traditional houseboat. Settle into your cozy onboard accommodation, setting the stage for an unforgettable backwater voyage.
1:00 PM - Begin your backwater exploration
Embark on a leisurely backwater cruise through serene canals adorned with verdant greenery, swaying palm trees, and idyllic villages. Immerse yourself in the surrounding beauty and witness the everyday life of the local populace. Catch sight of fishermen in their traditional boats and observe villagers engaged in their daily routines along the water's edge.
1:30 PM - Savor a delectable onboard lunch
Indulge in the flavors of Kerala with a scrumptious lunch prepared by the houseboat's skilled chef. Following your meal, recline on the sun-deck, taking in the breathtaking panoramas of the backwaters. Cruise along narrow canals, meandering past vibrant paddy fields and coconut groves, as you immerse yourself in the tranquility of this unique setting.
6:00 PM - Witness the enchanting sunset
As the sun begins its descent, relish the breathtaking sight of a backwater sunset. The houseboat provides an ideal vantage point for this mesmerizing spectacle, offering you a tranquil and serene evening backdrop.
8:00 PM - Savor a delightful onboard dinner
An exquisite dinner will be served onboard, allowing you to culminate your day with flavors of Kerala. Spend a restful night within the peaceful ambiance of the backwaters.
Day 2: Alleppey - Cochin
7:00 AM - Wake up to backwater serenity
Awaken to the gentle sounds of the backwaters, and indulge in a delightful breakfast served onboard the houseboat.
9:00 AM - Bid farewell to the backwaters
After breakfast, disembark from the houseboat and bid adieu to the enchanting backwaters of Alleppey.
11:30 AM - Return to Cochin
Your journey concludes with a scenic drive back to Cochin. You will be dropped off at your hotel or the airport, leaving you with cherished memories of your Alleppey backwater adventure.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 1 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 1 nights accommodation
Alleppey x 1 night
3* - Deluxe Houseboat (ATDC Houseboat/ Dream Boats)
4* - Premium Houseboat (Abad Premium Houseboats/ Rainbow Premium Houseboats)
5* - Luxury Houseboat (Xandari Riverscapes/ Lakes & Lagoons)
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.