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“house boat” (44 reviews)
“boat ride” (28 reviews)
“nice lake” (5 reviews)
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"house boat"
in 44 reviews
"boat ride"
in 28 reviews
"nice lake"
in 5 reviews
"vast expanse"
in 8 reviews
"tourism destination"
in 4 reviews
"bird sanctuary"
in 9 reviews
"paddy fields"
in 11 reviews
"coconut trees"
in 8 reviews
"heaven on earth"
in 4 reviews
"houseboat trip"
in 8 reviews
"night stay"
in 6 reviews
"kerala backwaters"
in 7 reviews
"nice experience"
in 4 reviews
"prawns"
in 4 reviews
"must visit place"
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"birds"
in 35 reviews
"boats"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One should enjoy the cruising onboard houseboat or canoe in this peaceful lake the . We had great oppurtunity to capture awesome pics of the mesmerizing backwaters. The sunset is awesome when you cruise on Kumarakom area of the lake. There were some huge flocks...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A peaceful and joyful house boat ride .. is highly recommended . food is provided in the hose boat . A day with family or friends .

Thank sikhilviswam
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We went on a houseboat for backwater experience on Vembanad lake and the place was just stunning. The sound of rippling waters was so soothing. Must visit place.

Thank Biju R
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This lake contains heaps of Houseboats all chugging through the water. It is very wide so really not much to see unless you are close to the banks. Then you will see some local village life, scooters wizzing up the pathways beside the lake, school...More

Thank AucklandWiz
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed overnight on Vembanad Lake with Spice Coast Cruises. The 3 men crew of Captain, Chef and all round help was excellent, making our stay very pleasant and romantic. We were away from all the hustle and bustle of the town and the constant...More

Thank Feeza J
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch.Very ordinary.Very limited Choice.Staff were expressed limited interest.Not much to recommend.

Thank Mehmoodmewat
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Very peaceful afternoon cruise with lunch on board a refurbished rice boat. Our first trip a few years ago was on a larger vessel, and we followed dozens of other boats into Vembanad Lake. With the latest trip, a smaller vessel we were able to...More

Thank Roz181
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Beauty of Kerala backwaters can be experienced in vembanad lake. House boats are available here or can be prebooked. Crowded in seasons.

Thank Abhimanyu R
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Vembanad lake is the largest freshwater lake in Kerala on the banks of which the hot tourist destination of Kumarakom is situated! There are many types of boats on offer but I took the one hour shikara ride. The water was clean and clear but...More

Thank akckmishra
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I visited this lake with my family and young kid in a boat for 3 hours. It is a big lake with fantastic wind in the evening. The lake is also heaven for bird watchers. Lot of water birds are available. I also find lot...More

Thank DMitra
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