Morning enjoy a boat ride to see wildlife in natural habitat.take a cruise on the picturesque Periyar Lake at the heart of the Periyar Tiger Reserve.
Periyar Lake: It is a picturesque lake at the heart of the sanctuary. Formed with the building of a dam in 1895, this reservoir meanders around the
contours of the wooded hills, providing a permanent source of water for the local wildlife. The hour boat trips around the lake are the main way to tour the sanctuary. You might see deer, boar and birdlife.
Later travel to Alleppey embark on your houseboat and start an enchanting cruise along the reputed backwater of Kerala; just relax and lay back while you navigate slowly through the tranquil waterways. It is a wonderful opportunity to discover Kerala’s rural lifestyle. You’ll see that Kerala is known for its cashew nuts, coir trade, rice, pepper crops & coconuts. Your chef on a houseboat will prepare delicious Kerala specialties on board.
Alleppey: The coastal town of Alleppey on the Arabian Sea is the Venice of the East, for the numerous canals that meander through the town. Bathing in the backwaters on the Vembanad Lake is refreshing. This town holds a thrilling event of the snake-boat race every year in August. It is also known for its cashew nuts, coir trade, rice, pepper crops and coconuts.
Houseboat: One of the most tranquil and relaxing things you can do in Kerala is taking a trip in a houseboat along the palm-fringed Kerala canals. Embark on your houseboat and start an enchanting cruise along the backwater; just relax and lay back while navigating slowly through the tranquil waterway is a wonderful opportunity to discover the true Kerala’s rural lifestyle. Kerala is also known for its cashew nuts, coir trade, rice, pepper crops & coconuts. Your chef in houseboat will prepare you delicious Kerala specialties on board.
Kerala Backwaters: The Kerala backwaters are a chain of brackish lagoons and lakes lying parallel to the Arabian Sea coast (known as the Malabar Coast) of Kerala state in southern India. The backwaters were formed by the action of waves and shore currents creating low barrier islands across the mouths of the many rivers flowing down from the Western Ghats range.There are many unique species of aquatic life including crabs, frogs and mudskippers, water birds such as terns, kingfishers, darters and cormorants, and animals such as otters and turtles live in and alongside the backwaters. Palm trees, pandanus shrubs, various leafy plants and bushes grow alongside the backwaters, providing a green hue to the surrounding landscape.Cruising by houseboat over there will make you feel wonderful.
Vembanad Lake: It is the longest lake in India, and the largest lake in the state of Kerala.The view is beautiful, the calm helps refreshing - Go for a ride on the lake and you will capture the classic pictures of Kerala, coconut trees bending into the back waters, houseboats floating around majestically and fishermen busy in their chores it.
Overnight at Alleppey