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Alleppey Backwaters

Finishing Point Road | Punnamad Boat Jetty, Alappuzha 688006, India
+91 86066 45351
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“back waters” (43 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Finishing Point Road | Punnamad Boat Jetty, Alappuzha 688006, India
+91 86066 45351
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Make sure you know what type of boat you paid for. Exact facilities available on boat ie 24 hours AC vs time limit, closed boat vs Open, dishes available for meals. Beautiful scenery. Backwaters located in a lake. Authentic food. Opportunities to buy your own...More

Thank 490ash
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please avoid this company. We had a very bad experience with the Company and the services offered. They didn't informed us that the payment was in cash no credit card accepted. We as tourists didn't have the lot of money required for payment. We presented...More

1  Thank Sabrina P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did enjoy the backwaters. We rented a small boat... went inside and saw the villages. It was pretty. I believe an hour - tops two are enough on the waters. Be aware of Mosquitos and stink. You can rent a boat on spot and...More

Thank Simi S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on a cottage with backwater view from each room and watching the sun rise and glisten on the backwater with Fishermen going for their daily catch is an awesome view.

Thank SRaheja11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited Ourland island backwater resort on 22nd November 17,it’s a nice place to stay and relax ,staff is very nice help full specially Mr ratheesh

Thank Lallu123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The backwaters are beautiful and sailing on the is relaxing. However the boat we had was poor and the bedroom smelt very strongly of diesel. I gave the ensuite shower facilities a miss as water was spraying out in all directions. Felt grubby. Nothing to...More

Thank sangr0wn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a different experience...beautiful view....greenery all around...u could see the village n the life style of the villagers residing on the shore....peaceful n beautiful environment which is spellbinding

Thank Deepak S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alleppey backwater is the best place to explore village life in backwater,very different experience really very nice,you can take shikara boat for ride from boat jettey,our ride was of 3 hours and within 3 hours you can explore much more backwater...early morning is the best...More

Thank Ketaki P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

house boat on the backwaters is one of its kind but as it has been commercialised, its quite polluted so beware. If you are booking the houseboat for overnight stay I wouldnt recommend as the houseboat will only be staying at one place in night...More

Thank Srijan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed on a JCT Houseboat for one night with my father and we had a great experience. Everyone kept telling me that if you're going to Kerala, you *need* to stay overnight in Alleppey's backwaters and they were right! The room is simple and...More

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12 November 2017|
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Response from Anjan G | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry that I don't understand French. If you could type in English, I might be able to help
Radhi C
17 October 2017|
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Response from Seshasai V | Reviewed this property |
Radhi, there are good 5 star house boats too.. call Ashokan - +91 98950 14910, he will help..
Memories M
14 September 2017|
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Response from Harish L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Go there and see the boat and then do spot booking. Do not trust online services. May cost you around 6-8k. Bargain well. Check with the guy Jetto - +91 98472 45914 he is a boat owner. Trust worth guy. Tell my name... More