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Sreekrishna's Shikara Cruise

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Sreekrishna's Shikara Cruise
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
18 Jun 2018
“Great experience!”
7 Jan 2018
“Manager hid himself in the office and didn't want to face us..”
Sreekrishna-the name involved in alleppey tourism industry for the last 25 years,in the field of Ayurvedic treatment , rejuvenation therapy & houseboat industry . Launching of Shikara cruise packages is a result of our experience gained in this...more
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Punnamada Road | Ramada Resort Thathampally, Alappuzha 688013, India
+91 98471 19060
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

A must do! However make sure you get a good deal...Sometimes the prices quoted are too high until you bargain.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ChevelynD
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

So I prebooked the shikara boat for 4h for 31st of December. In the email sent to me the manager named Joy Joyce advised us to take a cruize through the narrow canals where you can also visit paddifields. We paid 4800 for 4h which...More

Date of experience: December 2017
10  Thank Elizabeta V
mararitaxi, Manager at Sreekrishna's Shikara Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Hi, thank you very much for your review. At the time when we started the cruise informed you that shikara cruise and canoe cruise are different No shikara can go through the canoe route

Reviewed 24 August 2016

We boarded this Houseboat on 13th August 2016. We paid hefty amount of Rs.28000 for 12 members. The cruize was not good. The Houseboat halted at 2 places for 2 hours and the food was limited . The driver,cook and one more guy ate nicely...More

Date of experience: August 2016
12  Thank RajeshR1772
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This day tour takes one back to another era and gives one a close perspective of life in the backwaters of Kerala. The ride is slow and relaxing and you can help paddle if you like. The beauty of this mode of travel is the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank digidi23
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We hired a boat for a day cruise for 5 hrs. Initially thought 5hrs were more than enough considering heat and with a baby... but it was amazing. Much better than hiring cruise for one day package. It was all decided in hurry and Joy...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Aditya V
Reviewed 26 March 2016

we have hired a Shikara boat for four hours till sunsewt. I found it was a better option for enjoying backwaters as well as the city.Staying full night on the boat was not very convincing for me. Experience of life time. The boat takes you...More

Date of experience: February 2016
7  Thank vijan
Reviewed 23 January 2016

we have hired a Shikara boat for two hourssince we do not have much time . Experience of life time. The boat takes you through back water, around the islands. we had a quick authentic kerala lunch in a banana leaf. The restaurant can be...More

Date of experience: December 2015
4  Thank Arunangshu M
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We hired a shikara for just an hour's cruise on the Punnamada Kayal (Lake). This is where the popular Nehru Trophy Boat Race is held annually and the cruise was excellent. The boat itself was comfortably laid-out with recliners in front and comfortable chairs, all...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I reached Allepey at around 2:15pm and the manager welcomed us and confirmed our booking. I had a mallu colleague of mine who had spoken in malayalam and booked the cruise for us. The manager was kind enough to take us to the parking area,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank SHIVN65K
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Sreekrishna Ayurveda Panchakarma Centre has dual business - an ayurvedic massage centre and shikara / houseboat service on backwater. Their Shikaras are well furnished and neatly decorated. Boatman Anil Kumar is a friendly man. He will answer all your curiosities. The price of cruise is...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Sainik285
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