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FORT COCHIN AND THE BACKWATERS- 4 DAYS

Escape the hectic daily routine and just for a few days enjoy the richness of Kerala’s past and the beauty of its unique landscape-the backwaters, a world away from the crowds and noise of India

Package includes:

  • transport by private taxi, at your disposal every day.
  • accommodation  in selected quality middle range homestays or boutique homes along the trail with breakfast.

We provide you also suggestions for major attractions in each destination. Entry tickets, activities and guided tours are not included, however local homestays will help you with all necessary arrangements on place. 

DAY 1: FORT COCHIN

Arrival at Cochin Airport. Taxi transfer to the homestay of choice in Fort Cochin, sightseeing of the old colonial town, the Chineese Fishing Nets and old churches. Evening Kathakali theatre performance- a famous and very original Keralan art.  Dinner at one of the harbor restaurants in town. Night in Fort Cochin.

DAY 2: FORT COHIN- ALLEPPEY

Visit to the Jew Town with its small lanes, Synagogue, spice and souvenir shops. Taxi drive to Alleppey, on the way a few hours stop at one of the most beautiful and still pristine Keralan beaches- the Marari Beach. Transfer to Bella or another homestay of choice in Alleppey. Dinner out on Alleppey Beach. Night in Alleppey.

DAY 3: BACKWATERS

First option:

A full day backwater tour in a canoe (no engine boat). Sail the large and very narrow canals, walk in the villages and paddy fields, taste a local Keralan lunch served on banana leaf. Know the life of local people and admire the intricate beauty of small ever green lagoons.Night in Alleppey.

Second option:

Day and night backwater tour in a houseboat (big boat with private bedrooms, dining hall, open deck).Visit of the most famous lagoons in a luxury style with full boarding.Night on the houseboat.

DAY 4: Transfer to Cochin Airport or any other destination in Kerala.

PRICE (for 2 people): 13500 INR

*houseboat or canoe can be booked on request- please contact us!

**if you are more than 2 please  contact us for price details.