The unique nature of this kilometer-long waterways of Kerala will never forget you. Nearly noiseless, the houseboat gently slides through the watery watered river banks: the banks are lined with slender coconut palms, interspersed with endless rice fields, hidden lagoons and hundreds of birds breeding in the mangroves. All this enlivens the senses and makes our minds calm and renew for the challenges of life. This is the precious beauty of Alleppey.
Day 1: Kumarakom Check In
Check into your Houseboat at Kumarakom. The village of Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands that have been converted into a number of tourist resorts, and is part of the Kuttanad region. Kumarakom is an unbelievable beautiful paradise. The blue backwaters and the surface of Vembanad Lake reflect the azure sky. The amazing shades of the green vegetation that include mangroves, coconut palms, and paddy fields cover the verdant countryside. Canals and waterways wind their way through this green paradise. Water lilies and lotuses bloom in the water and birds from the bird sanctuary of Vembanad Lake call as they fly across the clear tropical sky. Cruise through the Vembanad Lake with all food on board.
Day 2: Kumarakom – Alleppey Departure
Set sail in the morning from R-Block, enjoy the cruise till Pallathuruthy as you meander through the emerald waters of the Vembanadu Lake and the Kuppupuram North Jetty. You'll wish you didn't have to check out at when you dock at Pallathuruthy. Cherish the memories as you unwillingly end your backwater cruise here.