Kerala Houseboat Tours
Kerala Houseboat Tours
A Kerala tour package will not be complete without an overnight cruise in a houseboat. Kerala Houseboat Tours is a novel and innovative concept of Kerala Tourism. It gives the guest a unique experience which cannot be compared with any other parts of the world. Whether it is your family vacation or a honeymoon tour of Kerala or if you are a solo traveller houseboat is a must-see attraction.
People in groups usually hire a houseboat for day cruise also when they come to Kerala for a conference or a corporate get together. Nowadays corporate companies used to conduct their meetings in the houseboats.
Kumarakom, Alleppey and Kollam are the favourite backwater destinations of travellers coming into Kerala. This is mainly because it has been marketed more by Kerala tourism. Now more backwater destinations are coming up in Vaikkom, Kannur, Kozhikode, Thrissur and Kasargod.
Alleppey and Kumarakom (Kollam also) the most renowned backwater destinations of Kerala that offer Kerala Houseboat Tours in traditional Kerala Houseboats. You can explore village life the Alleppey or Kumarakom through the canals. The view of the lagoons, paddy fields, food and obviously the most amazing stay in the houseboat. Our specially designed houseboat tour packages will surprise you with more leisure and comfort that you anticipate from a Kerala tour.
A journey at Kerala houseboat is one of the most mesmerizing experiences for the tourists. The real spirit of Kerala’s beautiful backwaters can only be embraced with the Houseboat ride in the backwaters of Kerala. Kerala houseboat is one of the best locations where every kind of visitor can experience to the fullest whether it’s friends, family, or couples.
We at Voyages Kerala take utmost care in selecting and providing the best houseboat experience as per clients requirements and budget. Following are the Houseboats which we provide to the clients.
Deluxe Houseboats: Basic amenities with A/c working from Evening 9 PM to morning 6 AM
Premium Houseboats: Better Interiors with A/c working as and when you require the A/c
Luxury Houseboats: A houseboat loaded with full luxury as a 5-star hotel moving in the waters. The boat will be fully glass covered with full-time A/c not only the bedroom. The living room, the dining area also is air-conditioned. The luxury houseboats serve high-quality food.
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Frequently asked questions
What is the best time to travel in Kerala Houseboats?
We say that any time is best to travel in Kerala Houseboats. Why? First of all, travel depends on the client’s profile. If you are a foreigner who wishes to have more sunlight and pleasant climate from October to May is the best time to travel in Kerala Houseboats. Similarly, if you are an Indian. If you are a honeymooner to enjoy Kerala greenery at its fullest, June to November is the best time. Did you ever see the rain moving from one side of the lake to the other side, the rainwater falling in the lakes, come to Kerala in monsoon season.
How much does a houseboat cost in Kerala?
It depends on the time of travel. April to Sept is the low season and the rates are comparatively low. October to March is the normal season and the rates are normal. But during long weekends, Diwali and Christmas period the houseboats rates are very much higher. During that time if you are not that much specific we suggest you to take a day cruise.
How can I book a houseboat in Kerala?
The best thing to book a houseboat is to book through a Govt. approved tour operator. There are instances that the tourist got cheated by local brokers giving lesser rate and giving substandard unapproved boats. This will affect the safety and security of the guest.
Is houseboat in Kerala safe?
The Kerala houseboats are completely safe for families, couples and even solo travellers. But make sure that you book the boat with an authorised company approved by Govt. of Kerala. A govt. approved tour operators very well know which boat is approved and which one is unapproved. There will be houseboats crew available all the time inside the houseboats for the guests for any help. Guests can enjoy complete privacy and security during their stay.
Which is the best luxury package for Kerala?
We have a series of packages available for you starting from 5 days to 10 Days. But the ideal one will be 6 Nights and 7 days Kerala Luxury Package which will cover the major destinations of Kerala.
Which is the best Kerala Tour Package from Mumbai?
From Mumbai, you can opt for a 6 Days package. But if you have more days to spare better take 8 days package so that you can cover central and South Kerala.
Is Ayurveda massage included in the Luxury Kerala Tour Package?
At present the package is without Kerala Ayurveda massage. But we can customize the package based on your interest. Our executive will assist you on the same.
Is monsoon a good time for Kerala Luxury Tour Package?
Those who wish to enjoy the rain monsoon is a good time. Its totally a different experience of watching the rain in the hills, in the backwaters and beaches. We have regular clients who come in the monsoon to see the rain.
Which airport is ideal for a Kerala Luxury Tour Package?
It is based on the places you select for the luxury Tour. Kerala has 2 airports in North Kerala, 1 in Central Kerala, and 1 in South Kerala. Consult your tour operator before you book the flight ticket to avoid unnecessary travel.
Is the Kerala village life experience worth visiting?
Kerala Village like experience is one of the programs of Kerala Tourism which got international acclaim. It is 100% worth visiting.