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Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Shikara (Shaded Canoe Boat) Day Cruise

Kochi (Cochin), India
Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Shikara (Shaded Canoe Boat) Day Cruise

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With its palm-fringed waterways, Alleppey—Venice of the East—is one of South India’s most scenic spots. But the most stunning locations are only accessible to boats. During this exclusive backwater tour, you’ll hop a traditional Shikara, or Indian canoe, to cruise past coconut palms, picturesque villages, and lush rice paddies. Get a peek at rural life in Kerala while you relax and glide down Alleppey’s iconic canals.
  • A relaxing ride on Alleppey’s picturesque backwaters in a traditional Shikhara boat
  • Discover lush vegetation, stunning palm groves, and picturesque villages—only accessible by water
  • Tours include hotel transfer for added convenience—you can even arrange a lunch stop
  • Settle back and relax as you get an insider’s view on life on the water in scenic Kerala
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Hotel pickup and drop-off in Fort Cochin, Wellingdon Island, Kundanoor, or Ernakulam MG Road by private air conditioned vehicle
Non AC Shikara cruise (approx. 3 hrs)
Pick Up /Drop from Cochin Cruise Port Terminal
Drinks and alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)