Kottayam Backwaters are one of the most significant components of the Kottayam tourism. The picturesque backwaters of Kottayam have been one of the most sought tourist attractions of the Kerala state. The tourists are privileged to choose from any of various Kottayam backwater tours that Kottayam has to offer.
Kottayam backwaters provide you with the splendid opportunity to visit 1500 acres of fertile land that is filled with natural beauty and provides one with plenty of pleasure throughout the journey. This magnificent land of coconut groves and paddy fields make use of the extensive agricultural method,, used in this region of the country, entirely different from other places. In Kottayam, the cultivation is done below the sea level which is a unique site on the Kottayam backwater cruises.
The overnight Kottayam backwater cruises include sailing in houseboats on the enchanting Vembanad Lake and passing through the legendary Punnamada Lake, viewing the unique lifestyle of people in Kerala, passing through the villages. While cruising along the Kottayam backwater, one will get to witness the beauty and splendor of the waters in great style.
Those who are worried about the budget, they can visit this stunning place around the month of April to September, as at this time, the rates are cut considerably cut due to weather being considerably warmer. And for the people who wish to explore the Kottayam backwaters in comforts without having to worry about the heat and sweat, are advised to visit this picturesque place during the month of January to March.
The Kottayam backwater tours are an all inclusive package which do not restrict them self just to tour around the backwaters, but are included for food and entertainment. The food served by the in-house kitchen of these luxurious houseboats is sumptuous seafood and majorly comprises of fish and chicken curry. At the outset of the trip, the guests are served with coconut water.
A backwater cruise through the backwaters of Kottayam, with its exclusive ambience, awoke the reminiscence that still prowls. So next time you plan to visit Kottayam, do visit these stunning backwaters of Kottayam.