Kerala backwaters, made up with intertwined or connected lakes, ponds, waterways and a good number of small rivers are undeniably one of the ultimate eye-catching attractions or an important feature of Tourism in Kerala “God's own country”. A serene tour on the twisting and bending backwaters of Kerala or no doubt observe the Kerala backwaters on an old and classical Kerala-style houseboat (called a kettuvallam) or on lavish houseboats offer tourists some breath-taking picture of the sunset, dense paddy fields, moon light, soft flowing of water and more truly an experience of a lifetime.
So would you like to tour over the captivating backwater destinations on a traditional houseboat or take pleasure the magic and luxuries of the houseboat, here the information about Top backwaters destinations of Kerala. Kerala houseboats truly helps you and make your trip unforgettable.
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1. Alappuzha (Alleppey) Backwaters
Alleppey usually noted as “Venice of East” is famous for its unforgettable houseboat tours or trip of “Alleppey to Kollam (Quilon) and Kottayam”. A houseboat trip that take tourists from backwaters to well-kept small villages with an alluring glimpse of palm fringed thin waterways and huge paddy fields on the way is truly captivating; heart throbing and no wonder provide a delightful experience of picturesque natural beauty.
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Suggested Tour : One Day Alleppey Backwater Tour
2. Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) Backwaters
Trivandrum “Capital of Kerala” nestled on the seashores of the Arabian Sea has world-famous tall quiet coastline, beaches, historical and cultural heritage and notable Thiruvallam and Veli backwater regions, “Thiruvallam” which is just 6 km from Trivandrum, en-route to Kovalam is a calm and cool backwater destination famous for its canoe rides, meeting point of two rivers Killi and Karamana and a temple devoted to Parasurama.
Another famous backwater area “Veli Tourist Village” which is encircled by Veli pond and the Arabian Sea divided by a thin sand bar offer various water sport facilities in pond and no wonder its 18-acre waterfront park with a climbing bridge which link the village to the beach is favourite among Keralites and tourists all year round.
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Suggested Tour : 8 Days Kerala Backwaters Tour
3. Kuttanad Backwaters
famous for crossing the four main rivers Pampa, Meenachil, Achankovil and Manimala and for farming under sea level (around 4 to 10 feet). No wonder this appealing backwaters of Kerala has some memorable sights that attracts thousands of tourists to visit here all year round: it’s fascinating mix-up of shinning water ways includes lakes, ponds and small rivers, dense tropic greenery, rich vegetation, bright green paddy fields and a look of rural Kerala life-styles with its homes, farms, churches, mosques, temples and trees are simply mesmerizing. And no doubt if you are fortunate enough you might discover the look of blue shine of a kingfisher or the green of a parakeet.
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Suggested Tour : 8 Days South India Houseboat Tour