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Kerala Backwaters

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

KARMA KERALA Worst trip ever. Weekend before start, our boat was on "accident" and we were forced to change the boat. New boat was promoted with 15-20 yaers old photos. Here are some photos from this week. Karma Kerala, don't ever trust this company, promising...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Kerala and not experience is backwater will leave you trip incomplete. This must to do when you visit this beautiful place with full of peace and extremely close to nature feeling. There are houseboats as well where you can also enjoy stay in these...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the important place, one must visit when visiting Kerala, boating in the backwaters is really good feel.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Agent booked Exotica Personal Houseboat on 1st October 2018. Houseboat quality was bad. Interior and exterior was not good looking with damaged sofas

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This had to be the highlight of our holiday chugging along in a 4 berth converted rice barge this wonderful houseboat takes you through the backwaters of Kerala at a very relaxed pace all meals are included onboard as well as tea/coffee and snacks all...More

1  Thank Ian724
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I want to say thanks to GoGeo for such a nice and memorable tour. Specially thnks to Ms. Gunjal . She is so helpful . Hotels are so amazing and good Team and Staff are very supportive. Specially Ms. Gunjal She is a brilliant tour...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Allapuzha - venice of the east natural paradise. Nice hpust boats with good food options spend couple of days there and enjoyed stay...food...views...A must go place

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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I've enjoyed my sunset yoga classes with my Nepalese teachers. Lovely views over mouth of Periyar River and Chinese fishing nets make the yoga class a delight.

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

I have visited the Allepey backwater in the 1st week of the August 2018. The experience was amazing.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Hello, I am planning to tour in October..can someone advise please as current situation is not good at kerala

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Backwaterskerala, Owner at Kerala Backwaters, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Kerala Travel Recommended September month on-words only. Due to Rain and Flood Roads are not good now.

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8 August 2018|
Response from traveling_sun |
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25 July 2018|
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Response from Backwaterskerala | Property representative |
Alleppey/Alappuzha - is Best Place to do Kerala backwater trip. Connected Lakes & cannels
20 July 2018|
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Response from JanC377 | Reviewed this property |
This was a one to one trip check out peter salmons website