Kerala is enriched with the abundant spices cuisine and unique backwater cruise. You can experience both of them by this Cochin shore excursions. On board, enjoy the spectacular view over Lake Vembanadu.

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Duration: 1 Day
Start/End: Cochin Port/Cochin Port
Highlights: Alleppey, Backwaters Cruise, Lake Vembanadu, Kerala traditional lunch
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Cochin shore excursions

  • Full Itinerary
  • Inclusion & Exclusion

Meeting your driver and guide at the Cochin port who will be waiting, holding a placard with your name. Drive to Alleppey to hop on a Backwaters Cruise on a private Houseboat. Enjoy a glass of welcome drink with tropical fruit juice upon arrival.

Cochin Backwaters Cruise with LunchThe boat trip starts with sailing through Lake Vembanadu – the longest one in India, and the largest one in Kerala. Admire the greenery sight on the bank along the river through lines of coconut palms, lush green paddy fields, and the villager’s life.

Backwaters Cruise - tourists on boardRight on board, a scrumptious lunch full of traditional Kerala cuisine is served. Enjoy Kerala dishes with various special spices combined. After that, disembark from the houseboat and proceed back to the Pier. The trip ends.

Kerala cuisine - Cochin shore excursions


  • English-Speaking-Guide (licensed)
  • Chartered car/coach including high-way and parking fee
  • Lunch as indicated in the itinerary
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day


  • Other drinks
  • Tips for Guide and Driver