Cruise the palm-fringed backwaters of Kerala on board a private Kettuvallam, a traditional thatched houseboat typical to Kerala. These houseboats have been plying the Kerala waterways for centuries, connecting villages along the backwaters and transporting rice, spices and other goods. A Kerala backwater cruise is the best way to experience Kerala's amazing beauty and get a glimpse of rural life along the backwaters.
• 8 hours
Fort Kochi and Mattancherry Walking Tour is a sightseeing tour in Fort Kochi and Mattancherry. Walk along the street and explore all the main attractions from Chinese fishing nets to Jewish Synagogue. Also visit beautiful Mattancherry Palace built by Portuguese and presented to the Raja of Kochi in 1555. The palace is famous for its stunning murals portraying scenes from Hindu tales.
• 3 hours
On a houseboat ride from Alappuzha aboard a traditional kettuvallam, get a feel for local life in this rural region of India. The non-air-conditioned rice boat glides across the backwaters of Alappuzha, providing a glimpse of daily activities like fishing, prawn farming, and more.
• 8 hours
Immerse yourself in the rich history and fascinating culture of Kochi on a private sightseeing tour. Explore the neighborhood of Fort Kochi, and learn about the history of this trade port that was the center of the Indian spice trade for many centuries. You'll also see a dramatic Kathakali dance performance, a 17th-century classical dance drama that originated in Kerala and is famous for its elaborate costumes and makeup.
• 6 hours
Join us to explore the 80-feet Athirappilly Falls near the Valparai hill station and Vazhachal Falls! The Athirappilly Falls is part of the Chalakudy River surrounded by green forest and the Vazhachal Falls has a wide range of flora and herbal plantation. In addition to the mesmerizing nature, enjoying your lunch at a luxurious resort/restaurant will make this private tour even more unforgettable.
• 8 hours
Book this perfect shore excursion when your cruise docks in Kochi. You will be picked up at Kochi Port and start this relaxing 4-hour tour of Fort Kochi and Mattancherry with a English-speaking Guide. Walk along its street and explore all the main attractions from the Chinese Fishing Nets to the Jewish Synagogue and much more.
• 4 hours
Come with us to the Kerala backwaters to explore the simple village life in areas that are still not exposed to rush of tourism, where people are warm and the nature is pristine. We embark on an adventure, exploring the village, visiting interesting places along the way and traveling on bicycles, canoe and foot. We want you to truly experience the magic of the Kerala backwaters. Meet and interact with villagers as you learn about their culture and lifestyle. You will also visit local market, the village harbor, small local industries and various interesting places. Taste toddy, the freshly brewed local alcoholic beverage that is tapped from the coconut tree at a toddy shop. Lay back and enjoy a canoe boat ride as the sun is setting behind you. Have a sumptuous Kuttanadan dinner served on traditional banana leaves made from locally sourced fresh ingredients.
• 6 hours
Book this unique Ayurvedic vegetarian cooking class with the finest of natural organic ingredients including vegetables, lentils, coconut oil, sesame oil and ghee (clarified butter). Ayurvedic, also known as Ayurveda, is one of the world's oldest whole-body healing systems developed thousands of years ago in India. This class teaches you not only the cooking techniques, but also Ayurvedic overview on the different body-types and the types of food to eat and avoid to maintain good health.
• 6 hours
Ride a bike at a gentle pace as you breeze through rural Kochi with an experienced guide. Spend a full day taking in the sights from Fort Kochi to the Kerala backwaters, where you’ll float leisurely in a boat along the waterway. Stop to eat an authentic Indian lunch with a local family, meet fishermen at work, stroll around the beach and cycle through the Kumbalangi model fishing village. Numbers are limited to 12 people, ensuring a personalized experience with a small group.
• 8 hours
Experience an overnight stay on a deluxe houseboat on this private overnight tour with just you and your family or friends. Admire the beautiful scenery of paddy fields and coconut palm as you cruise along the backwaters of Alappuzha (Alleppey). Alappuzha, also known as the "Venice of the East", is an important tourist destination in India and the backwaters of Alappuzha are the most popular attraction in Kerala. A houseboat cruise on these backwaters will be a very delightful and unique experience for you!
• 2 days