Kumarakom is a wonderful land with panoramic view of countless flora and fauna. Situated as patches of land in the Vembanad Lake- the largest freshwater lake in the state of Kerala- this land revolves tourism round and round in its mind captivating and elegant houseboats. This place has a perfect combination of tropic climate and humidity that provides the best reason for tourists to visit the place throughout the year.
Kumarakom harbours wide variety of houseboats- houseboats that have won name for this land throughout the world. Tourism sails on the backwater of Vembanad Lake in these elegant houseboats. Nowadays houseboats are mainly used only for tourist, however, there are other houseboats known as Kettuvallam which are used by local people for transport, yachting and fishing.
Houseboats are old traditional boats which were retrieved and modified with modern equipments. Houseboats not only carry tourists but also bear the weight of the tradition, culture and heritage of the state. The long boats (some upto 80 metres) made by joining planks of jackfruit tree and amazingly without a single nail in it have served the purpose of both leisure for tourists as well as economic source for the local people. The boat that is not just boat but a floating house provides all facilities that you will like to have in a dream house of yours- well lighted and cozy rooms, relaxing bedrooms, well varnished bathrooms with high quality vinyl, a wide open space to view nature face to face, an open cafeteria, a long pathway, rooms with dining table and chairs, caring and supportive attendants and the endless beauty in front of eyes are some of the many notable things.
Apart from all these during the time of Onam( a festival dedicated to Lord Vishnu when he was in his Vahaman Avtar), we can find literally countless numbers of other elegant boats like Kochu-odi Vallam, Chundan Vallam(Snake Boat), Odi-Vallam, Churulan Vallam, etc taking part in the renowned boat race. This renowned boat race attracts even more number of domestic as well as foreign tourists during the month of August to September.
Thus houseboats of Kumarakom adds colour to the life of people of Kerala and also takes the culture of the state to lands far away from its physical reach. These elegant houseboats bring smile to the face of everyone- be it people within the country or people from land far away seeking refuge in the lap of the houseboats.
Kumarakom, the best of backwater destination is where you could expect to enjoy influential houseboat vacation to enjoy the parabola of Kerala backwater and houseboat tourism. There are set of service providers within to contact to partake in excellence of houseboat packages.
The Indraprastham is an exclusive houseboat service provider and it has all comfort and luxury to provide the best of vacation experience. The services are all exclusive beside that it has set of packages that suite an expanse of mind.
the spacious and traditional houseboats deluxe upperdeck 1 bedroom houseboat, 1 bedroom deluxe houseboat, 1 bedroom premier houseboat, 1 bedroom luxury houseboat, etc. The rooms could be classified into 1 bedded to 5 bedded so it is entire upon traveller to choose from. ‘
the houseboat would be managed by a captain, an engine driver and a cook. The provision of other cuisines could be avail if service provider is made aware of their choices. Sightseeing would be done beside that one would have a facility to prepare own stuff as it has its own kitchen. The houseboat services include in house dining, entertainment and many more.
Address: Aruna Bhavan Mythrynagar, M.L. Road, Kumarakom.
Shivagnaga holidays with it impartial houseboat services defines the term of hospitality in its own way. The spacious houseboat, uninterrupted backwater rides and comfortable lodging facility invites travellers from every corner of the world.
The Shivagnaga houseboat provider though not mammoth type could accommodate 3 bedroom at single houseboat. The classification of houseboat rooms is either Luxury or Deluxe with services of ac and non ac. Attached bathroom adds more to its features and it has kitchen within to prepare own stuff. The home theatre, entertainment, sundeck and dining area would make you feel like you are living in home away from home.
services of Shivaganga holidays include Kumarakom sightseeing, Kumarakom-Alleppey backwater cruises, Alleppey Sightseeing, ayurvedic relaxation program, the staff and service, food and beverage, traditional cultural programs within houseboat, honeymoon special, houseboat for birthday and party.
Cheeppunkal, Kumarakom district Kottayam, Kerala.
It is a well established houseboat service provider of Kerala and its unparallel services would make your advent at Kumarakom memorable as it has so much hospitality and amenities to offer to its customer.
the houseboats are well classified into one bedded traditional luxury rooms to 5 bedded traditional luxury rooms beside that it has 1 bedded deluxe rooms to 5 bedded to offer utmost comfort and convenience. The houseboats are traditionally decorated beside that space between are well maintained. The houseboat has ultra modern kitchen beside that it has attached toilet and bathroom.
apart from backwater ride and houseboat it provides in house dining facility, the boat would have chef to prepare traditional cuisine beside that you could take it up on your own to prepare your stuff. It provides transportation services and air ticketing beside, that sightseeing and speed boats would add more to the list.
Kavanattinkara, Kumarakom, Kottayam district, Kerala.
Rudra houseboats welcomes you with great joy and pleasure to its houseboat as it sails across to give peculiar experience to traveller who travels a long way to enjoy days of their well earned vacation.
the houseboats here is spacious beside that well classified into different category of rooms starting from one bedded room to 3 bedded. The deluxe and premium houseboats are available for rent beside that honeymoon couples are invited as it has numerous features and facilities to offer.
services are exclusive as it includes sightseeing, backwater cruise, in house dining, twin bed, attached bathroom, staff and management, traditional food, security service, packages and many more.
Cheepunkal Jetty, Kumarakom.