Traditionally, the Kerala houseboats been called Kettuvallam, which means a boat made by tying together pieces of wood. Unbelievable as it may sound, not a single nail is used in the making of a Kettuvallam (Kerala Houseboats) . Jack wood planks are joined together with coir rope and then coated with black resin made from boiled cashew nut shells. A Kettuvallam (Kerala Houseboats) usually has one or two bath attached rooms, an open lounge, deck, kitchen and a crew comprising two oarsmen and a cook. Traditional lanterns are used as lights in Houseboats . Your holiday in this tranquil world is the comfortably furnished Kerala houseboats. Come, check into a houseboat for a memorable cruise along the backwaters of Kerala
Kerala is famous for its backwaters & Houseboats cruise – and if you thought that meant stagnant ponds, think again. Here it refers to a beautiful, palm-fringed network of canals, lakes and lagoons linking towns along the Arabian Sea and inland. These waterways are still used today to ferry cargoes of spices, fish and newspapers, not to mention locals propelling little dug-outs to visit friends or tend fields.
You can board Allappuzha (Alleppey backwaters dock, and spend a day or several days cruising to your destination, pausing to take a look at the local sites. As a relaxing Kerala Houseboats holiday or honeymoon.
The slow pace, so rare in our world, almost forces you to relax. What you can experience in Houseboarts is the aquatic scenery of water-lilies, palm trees and colourful Indian villages from the top deck, the excellent cuisine whipped up on board from ingredients purchased en route, being rocked to sleep, and waking up to birdsong- great for extra privacy and cool breezes.
The spectacular beauty of Kerala's backwaters needs no introduction and cruising through the backwaters in Kerala houseboats has always been a wonderful experience for one and all who has had an opportunity. But spending a full-day for business conferences on one of the houseboats, enjoying the fascinating beauty of the Kerala backwaters would always be a new experience to the corporate leaders.
Since people all over the world were exploring new destinations for doing such conferences the idea of doing it on a multi-deck Kerala houseboats allowing executives enjoy the scenic backwaters is like a dream come true.
Pick up from Cochin Airport/Railway Station. Proceed to Munnar, check in hotel. See Blossom Park, pothenmedu viewpoint. Over night stay at Munnar
Houseboat Cruise in Kerala will cover all best sightseeing routes of Alleppey/Kumarakom backwaters. Places Covered:- Narrow canals,
Pick up from Cochin Airport/Railway Station.procced to beach/Backwater resort in Cochin
Kerala's unique houseboats, also known as Kettuvalloms helps the tourist in discovering the enchanting backwaters and lively villages of Kerala on a houseboat cruise