Indicative Pick-up Time: 10:00 AM
Indicative Drop-off Time: 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - Cochin Hotel Pick-up
Your enchanting day begins at 10:00 AM as your private car arrives at your Cochin hotel. Meet your friendly driver and prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey to Alleppey, known as the "Venice of the East."
12:00 PM - Arrival in Alleppey
Around noon, you'll arrive in Alleppey, where the serene backwaters of Kerala welcome you with open arms. Alleppey is renowned for its picturesque canals, tranquil lagoons, and lush green paddy fields, promising a day of tranquility and natural beauty.
12:30 PM - Boarding the Traditional Houseboat
Step aboard a traditional houseboat, a beautifully crafted wooden vessel that has been transformed into a floating home. Equipped with modern amenities, including a comfortable seating area, bedroom, and attached bathroom, the houseboat ensures a cozy and authentic experience.
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM - Day Cruise and Onboard Lunch
Set sail on the backwaters of Alleppey, commencing a leisurely cruise along narrow canals. As you navigate these waterways, you'll pass by swaying coconut groves, charming local villages, and verdant paddy fields. Let the tranquility of the backwaters wash over you while you take in the awe-inspiring scenery.
Indulge in a delectable lunch served onboard, featuring a variety of local delicacies. Freshly caught seafood, aromatic spices, vegetables, and fragrant rice are skillfully prepared by the onboard chef, offering a true taste of Kerala cuisine. While you savor your meal, you can relax on the deck, soaking up the warm sunshine and observing the daily rhythms of life along the backwaters. Witness traditional activities like coir making and farming, gaining insight into the local way of life.
4:00 PM - Disembark from the Houseboat
As the sun begins its descent, your memorable day cruise comes to an end. Disembark from the houseboat, bidding farewell to the serene Alleppey backwaters.
6:00 PM - Return to Cochin Hotel
Around 6:00 PM, you'll return to Cochin, bringing your day tour to Alleppey to a close. Your driver will drop you off at your hotel, concluding this enchanting backwaters discovery experience.