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South Tourism Houseboats

Starting at ₹ 9250 Inclusive of GST

Kerala Houseboats

This houseboat cruise can be offered as an exclusive private stay for your family. You can hire Houseboats with either 1 bed room, 2 bed room, 3 bed rooms and can go up to 5 bed rooms. Extra beds can also be arranged.

Most tourists prefer to stay in houseboats during their visit to Kerala just to experience the joy of staying in a boat overnight. Family, Friends as well as Honeymoon couples enjoy this Kerala Houseboat journey to the fullest because it covers every aspect of nature. If you are a family, you will cherish the most amazing time with family members during the cruise. For a Honeymoon couple, houseboat cruise is an ideal trip that offers a romantic stay amidst the calm, pristine backwaters of Kerala.

Houseboats are of 3 categories namely Premium Boats, Deluxe Boats and Luxury Boats.

Check in time is at 12:00 noon

Check out time is at 9:00am, the following day.

This overnight houseboat stay covers lunch, dinner, breakfast (the next day morning) along with tea, coffee, snacks.

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Smooth Check-in

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Delicious Kerala Style Food

Enjoy Kerala style food cooked on board exclusively for you.

Well maintained rooms

All houseboat rooms are kept neat and clean before your cruise starts.

Experienced Houseboat Crew

Our houseboat staffs will make sure you are comfortable and enjoy your every moment of cruise.

Customer Support

In case of any inconvenience, please call our customer care representative number we provide prior to your cruise

Alleppey Houseboats

Alleppey is synonymous with the scenic backwaters, its local village life and the local Cuisine. To experience these elements, one should travel through the backwaters.

Houseboat is the perfect place for chilling out -and much more. They are big barges with five-star amenities –air conditioned bedrooms with contemporary bathrooms, modular kitchens that prepare the choicest Kerala-style food, home theatre and whatever else you want. Some of them have as many as five bedrooms, some have conference halls and some are even double-storied.

The best way to enjoy the backwaters is to hop into a wooden houseboat and set off for an exciting cruise along the shimmering waterways of Alleppey. Sit back and get entertained as you are exposed to some captivating sights of rural villages, the day to day life of the Alleppey residents and the verdant paddy fields by the sides, the fascinating process of coir-making which is the major livelihood of the local people. Taste the exquisite regional cuisine exclusively cooked on board which adds more reason to fall in love with this part of the world.

Food on-board

While on overnight cruise, your meals are all inclusive in your tour package. Please note all meals are of typical Kerala local Cuisine.

Welcome Drink

As soon as you board the houseboat at 12:00 noon, you will be served Welcome drink, which would be a tender Coconut water / Soft drinks that will cheer you up for a wonderful Cruise.

Lunch will be served between 1:00Pm and 2:00Pm

Once cruise starts, you will be served lunch. As you experience the local life of people in Alleppey, you will be served local authentic food which will be a blend of Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian. Food menu will vary according to the houseboat packages you choose. In Deluxe package, Lunch will include Rice, Sambar, Veg Thoran, Pickle, Pappad, Fish Fry, Salad, Curd and Payasam or Cut fruit (Desert). In premium package menu covers Chicken curry in addition to the normal menu. In Luxury package, premium menu includes Sea Food as well in addition to an elaborate lunch.

Evening Tea will be served between 3:30pm to 4:30pm

While enjoying your cruise, chef will serve you hot Coffee or Flavored Tea (with or without milk). Along with tea/coffee, you will be served local evenings snacks like Sweet banana fry / Raw banana Fry / Potato fry / Onion Pakoda

Dinner will be served between 8:00pm & 9:00pm

While you are on board, your Chef will discuss with you for your Dinner menu. According to that you will be served your dinner menu from the further list: in Deluxe package, you will be served Chapati, Rice, Dal fry, Chicken curry, Veg Curry. In premium Package Fish menu is additional. Luxury package will include Sea food as well.

Breakfast will be served between 07:45am between 8:30am

You will be served 2 types of Breakfast covering Continental or South Indian. Continental Menu includes Bread, butter, Jam, Egg omelet, Cut fruits, Tea/ Coffee. South Indian menu includes option 01: Idly, Sambar, Coconut Chutney, Tea/ Coffee. Option 02 includes Puttu & Kadala Curry, Tea/ Coffee. Option 03 covers Appam and Egg Curry, Tea/ Coffee.

History of kerala houseboats

Olden days we called these boats as “Kettuvallam” which was regularly used for transporting goods & materials. Kettu means ‘tie’ and Vallam means Boat . Most interesting thing is that the boats are made up of two natural products namely Coir and Wood. Each house boats are being built using the prehistoric principles and latest Technology wherein Coir ropes are used for tightening the wooden floorboards. Then the bamboo mat is thatched over wooden hulls. The boat has comfortable Bedrooms, hygienic toilets, living room space and a kitchen where the crew prepares the mouthwatering Keraleeyan delicacy on board.


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