Houseboats are the ancient mode of transport on the backwaters of Kerala which have now transformed as a leisurely experience. Kumarakom is among the most popular places in Kerala for backwaters and especially houseboat rides.
Backwaters in Kumarakom are heavenly, while an overnight stay is mostly preferred, a day trip on the houseboat is equally blissful. The network of navigable waters formed by the Vembanad Lake coupled with lakes, streams are truly spectacular to explore. The ecosystem is unique and truly seems like what heaven looks like!
Board the charming wooden Kettuvallam which is furnished like a luxurious hotel room. These houseboat essentially have features of cosy bedrooms with attached washrooms, decks, open lounge, kitchen and other amenities. Delicious platters of Kerala cuisine add to the beautiful expense. The staff onboard provides with their best experience.
While you indulge in the luxuries, the pictorial beauty of your environs enamor your senses. Lush palms, soothing waters, views of typical Kerala village and sight of various species of birds, altogether creates an experience you cherish forever.
There are a number of packages and itineraries to enjoy houseboat ride at Kumarakom. Opt for a day trip, leaving early morning and having a wonderful day exploring the beauty.