Enjoy a private houseboat along the backwaters of Kerala.
Enjoy a welcome drink, tea and snacks, and a delicious lunch.
Enjoy the passing landscape on your leisurely boat ride.
Enjoy a personalized experience with a private guide and boat.
In the morning around 9.00 AM, Alkof Holidays representative will pickup you from your hotel in Kochi, and transfer you to the Backwaters of Alleppey - best known for houseboat cruises along the rustic Kerala backwaters, a network of tranquil canals and lagoons. Upon arrival, check-in to the houseboat to enjoy Private Houseboat Backwater Day Cruise Tour. While cruising in these floating villas, let your eyes settle for the rare and the unusual - skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed-down paddy fields, and local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes, ancient temples and swaying coconut groves. Later in the evening, our representative will transfer you back to your hotel in Kochi. **Tour Ends**
Lunch at the houseboat
All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle as per the itinerary
Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel in Kochi
Sightseeing of the backwaters of Alleppey by a private houseboat
1 mineral water bottle per person per day
All applicable taxes
Any International or domestic flights are not included
Insurance - It is advisable that you buy a comprehensive medical/travel insurance in advance from your country before traveling to India.
Visa fee (if applicable)
Any personal expenses, laundry, or telephone charges
Any monument entrance fee, camera fee, tour guide
Anything not mentioned in the Inclusions
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Travel is one of those things that naturally gives rise to queries, concerns and doubts, so we’re here to put your mind at ease. Various "FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS" on your travel to India will be covered into the document. Kindly go through the same and if there are other unanswered questions and clarifications, it would be our pleasure to address the same too.
Although tipping in India is not compulsory, doing so is a nice gesture. In some circumstances, a small tip is expected. The rules of etiquette for gratuity in India are a little muddled as a colonial past, tourism, and cultural influences clash. We do recommend tipping at various instances, but tip higher only when you are very happy with the service. Tip can given after completion of the services from 5$, 10$ or more as per your choice and depending on how much satisfied & happy you are with the service provider.
At the time of arrival on Airport, our local representative will be there at the airport holding a placard of your name for identification. We shall also provide you list of emergency 24 hours contact numbers for any emergency.
YES. You can surely customize any holiday package as per your preferences.
With Alkofholidays, you get 24X7 personal assistance from your dedicated tour manager over phone, WhatsApp, Skype, or Email. Our office is open 24 hours a day to give you unmatched support anytime you need.
A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance to be paid 30 days prior departure. For any bookings within 30 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking. This can be paid through bank transfer, credit/debit card, or cash. After receiving the payment, a receipt will be sent directly to client's registered email-id and the final tour documentation will be emailed out approximately 1-2 weeks prior to departure.
Free cancellation up to 30 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.
Established in 2011, Alkof Holidays, is a leading tour operator based in New Delhi, India. We understand our customers and always deliver on our promises. We offer unique travel experiences, and well planned itineraries, conducted by the most experienced, and professional tour managers.