House Boats stirs up the spicy scent of an old era when large barge-like boats laden with spices and coir plied through the canals of Alleppey. They have today been converted into luxury houseboats for holidaying and pleasure trips through backwaters.Our houseboats are fitted out with state of the art amenities and promise an experience of a lifetime. Located at Alleppey, the Venice of the East and strategically at a vantage point on the backwaters, hosueboats has well planned routes that present the traveller with a kaleidoscope of activity of the rural backwaters.The food provided is according to a fixed menu.
Houseboats have been adapted to accommodate all modern conveniences, sun decks, living rooms, dining rooms, bedrooms, uninterrupted water supply and a well-stocked kitchen and skilled crew who ensure you have a luxurious experience.These huge boats that are made from friendly materials like wood and ropes were originally designed to carry farm produce like rice along the waterways. Now these have evolved as well equipped house boats that ensure a leisurely cruise for the tourists along the Punnamada Lake and Alleppey backwaters apart from ensuring a cozy stay amidst the waters.
There is an in-house kitchen for preparation of meals but it not available for self cooking.There is a cook who prepares delicious meals.The tariff includes all the meals according to a fixed menu.The fixed menu includes vegetarian and non vegetarian both.Non vegetarian meal includes fish fry and chicken dishes.Boat starts moving around 10 am and it returns around 8 pm.Care taker is available for 24 hours in case of any maintenance issues.
Regular boat service and water taxis to places like Kottayam and Alleppey are available through the scenic backwaters of Kerala.The tariff for day cruise includes lunch and evening snacks.
Cancellation Policy: No Refunds
Check In: 12:00 pm
Check Out: 9:00 am
Relax and explore the beautiful backwaters of Alleppey as you cruise in your traditional houseboat. The houseboat experience allows you to aimlessly drift past villages, temples, and churches and be thoroughly exposed to the rural lifestyle of the backwaters.The houseboat travels 35 kilometres distance whose major route includes Alappuzha (Alleppey) beach,Ambalappuzha Sree Krishna Temple,Aruthunkal,Chavara Bhavan,Edathua Church,Kuttanad,Karumadikuttan and Pathiramanal Island.Water Sports: Fishing, Canoe rentals and Swimming. Out In The Town: Farmers market Out In Nature: Beach, Bird watching, Gardens/arboretum and Parks. Rides & Tours: City tours, Riverboat rides and Plantation tours.
Take a flight to Trivandrum (Trivandrum to Alleppey is151 km), or to Kochi (Kochi to Alleppeyis 85 km). These airportsare connected to most of the major cities in India and abroad. There are facilities of hiring cars near the airport terminals that will take you to your destination
Alleppey by railways is well connected from all cities in India and the journey is accompanied by serene landscape in the backdrop.backdrop. Alleppey Railway Station is 5.9 kilometres away(approx).
Alappuzha KSRTC Bus Stand is 1.3 kilometres away(approx).Alleppey is connected by good highways that run across the length and breadth of the state. The distance between Alleppey and Trivandrum is 151 kms, while Ooty is about 306 kms; other notable destinations include Mysore and Calicut at a distance of 394 kms and 287 kms respectively.
Our holiday was very good. It is nice houseboat with all facility.