A traditional Kerala lunch with a rich smattering of seafood and fresh fish is served for lunch as the cruise
Alappuzha is a cluster of waterways. The name itself is derived from waterways. The travellers have extolled Alappuzha as the Venice of the East. Here the skiff is family vehicle and there is a saying children learn to swim before they initiate walk.
The leisurely boat cruise would take you through the quaint backwater villages perched on the embankments of canals and rivers that meander its way through Kuttanad, the fabled rice bowl of Kerala. The intermittent moorings in between would allow you to take a leisurely stroll along the shore, to make friends with the simple village folks or to fetch a bottle of freshly tapped sweet coconut toddy from the local toddy shop. Do not forget to sample the fiery fish curry and boiled tapioca served in the houseboat along with a bevy of gourmet’s delights that are exceptional to Kerala.
The boat will wade its way through the intricate network of canals that traverse past picturesque villages dotted with endless rows of swaying coconut palms where you can watch Kerala life, at work and at play.
On board, there are various indoor leisure activities like TV, music system and games for you to spend some fun fuelled time aboard. Savour the charm of the backwaters or enjoy a perfect sun tan at the sun kissed upper deck. A traditional Kerala lunch with a rich smattering of seafood and fresh fish is served for lunch as the cruise would take you through some of the attractive tourist spots like ancient religious places and countryside villages where life goes by at an enviably slow pace even now.