Backwaters

The languid rivers and waterways of the Backwaters mirror the slow pace of life in this part of India. With fishermen steering their boats past tiny villages and swaying palms while children in pristine uniforms make their way to school, life in all its forms is lived out on the banks of the rivers.

Whether you explore the Backwaters on one of the houseboats that traverse the waters, or from dry land, this is a tranquil spot to relax and watch the world go by. Discover local crafts and livelihoods, marvel as coconut pickers nimbly scale the tall palms and listen to the calls of the fishermen as they hawk the day’s catch from their boat.
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Houseboat Lakes and Lagoons

Backwaters, Kerala and Karnataka, India

Spending a night on a private houseboat is a tranquil way to explore the magical backwaters of Kerala and is a must on any Keralan adventure with your very own crew to cook traditional Keralan meals and to ensure you have the most enjoyable stay on board.

Best for: Adventure, Culture, Couples, Cruise

Philip Kutty's Farm

Backwaters, Kerala and Karnataka, India

Philip Kutty's Farm is a delightful and refreshing home-stay located on Vembanad Lake oozing with charm and run with a strong sense of professionalism and attention to detail. It is an excellent opportunity to enjoy the real Keralan experience.

Best for: Adventure, Culture, Family, Off the beaten track

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