Number of Days :3
On Arrival At cochin–Transfer to Hotel-Evening free for Shopping and Sight seeing in around in cochin. Over night at hotel.
Your Splash begin
opt1) After break fast Drive to Veega land Family pool About 15 km from town ,provides over 50 rides non stop entertainment through out the day .
opt 2) Village Backwater Cruise Starts at 8.30 am and comes back at 5 pm.
Program : 30 minutes journey by car to a nearby village. 4 hours cruise on a houseboat through wide canals and lagoons and 3 hours cruise on a country boat through narrow canals of different villages.
Itinerary : See traditional coir making. A rare chance to see different spice plants like pepper, coffee, cloves, nutmeg etc. 15 minutes walk around the villages under coconut palm trees. Watch birds like kingfisher, bee eaters, cormorants etc.
Food : Kerala Thali meals with seafood specialities to your choice.
About the village : The village lies 20 kms. South east of Cochin. Since there are no industries in the area, the village is free of noise, pollution etc. The main occupation of the villagers is making rope from coconut fibre, straw mat weaving using wild pineapple leaves, collecting sand from the river bed, fishing and farming
About the boats : The house boat, a converted ‘Kettuvallom’ (traditional Rice Barge), is made the hardwood ‘Anjili’ and is about 70 feet long and 13 feet wide. It has a spacious double room with modern toilet. Also, a pavillion of 15 persons seating capacity is provided. The country boat is a nonmechanised traditional open canoe rowed by two villagers. It is made from the hardwood ‘Anjili’ and is about 25 feet long and 8 feet in width.
opt3)45 minutes journey by car to a nearby village and 3 hour backwater cruise in a country boat through narrow canals. . Itinerary : Visit coir village & traditional coir making. A rare chance to see spices like pepper, coffee, cahewnut, coca, pineapple, nutmeg, beatlenut etc. Watch birds like kingfisher, woodpecker, drongo, egrets, bee-eaters etc.
Village Walk : 15 minutes walk around the village under coconut palm trees. Also watch traditional coconut plucking
over night in hotel
Check out from house boat transfer.