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Cochin Backwater and Private Day Tours is a new initiative which arrange different types of Cochin shore excursions like Cochin Day Tours , Fort Cochin Day Tour , City Tour , Cochin Backwater Tour , Backwaters of Alappuzha by Houseboat , Cochin...more
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Cochin Port, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a day tour with Cochin Backwater Tours through the Get Your Guide website. We were picked up at the port directly opposite the ship as we came off perfect. When we arrived at the houseboat the coach was split into three groups and...More

1  Thank TripDivaHampshireUK
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Its an life time experience. The boat will take you to the mangroves and through the Arabian sea. Its a 2 hr boat ride.

Thank rexsonjjoy
Reviewed 6 June 2018

India is a dirty country, with roads that are two lane, that turn into 5 lane roads, so the trip from Cochin to the boat, about an hour and a half was in itself a very interesting ride to the lake. Once there we boarded...More

2  Thank Richard Y
Reviewed 28 May 2018

waer not clean .. too much costly for one and half hour ride ... smelly water ... nothing to see... if u go to the alleppey backwaters then it is nothing in front of that.. serously you have to avoid that ... its a disaster...More

3  Thank amitsinghal1986
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Their evening cruise offered was 1 hour either 2500 for a small boat or 3500 for a bigger one. Route was nothing special just back up the backwaters towards the harbour area. They have some tieup with taxi drivers to bring gullible tourists and get...More

Thank ShalavK1
Reviewed 19 March 2018

In my opinion, it is the no. 1 tour in cochin, a scenic and relaxing backwater boat tour in the river, the boat was beautiful and comfortable, it included a hotel pickup and a veggie lunch at the end of the cruise

4  Thank hylaman s
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We floated on a shikara for 6 hours through the backwaters. So relaxing and calm. The rice and wheat fields behind the waterways are quite large and are tended by the farmers who live along the waterways. We stopped for lunch at a little place...More

Thank 386ernesth
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The journey by coach from Cochin to the canals was two hours, passing the endless stream of tuk tuks and motorbikes. Passing temples , churches. We were pleasantly surprised how this was a more Upmarket part of India. When we reached the canals we chose...More

Thank Geordie008
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

The tour was really fantastic.We travelled in a Houseboat on the kanals of Kerala.The tour took almost 4 hours.We had a traditional Indian Food Lunch.Everything was perfect.I rigidly recommend you although the bustrip takes two hour to rach there!

Thank Serdar S
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We did a small group (14) tour with Muziris Heritage Day Tours to Alappuzha, where we cruised on the backwaters aboard a private houseboat. Never expected to see such a network of canals and waterways in India and it was spectacular. We had lunch on-board...More

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krishnan n
16 February 2018|
Response from 386ernesth | Reviewed this property |
no toilets on shikara
14 December 2017|
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Response from Jithu Z | Property representative |
cochin marine drive to start backwaters trip for boat 6 hours
8 September 2017|
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