Amazing backwaters of Kerala
No trip to God’s Own Country, Kerala is considered to be complete without a mesmerizing journey into the lazy tropical canals of the Backwaters. The Mesh of Canals which take birth at Lake Vembanad offers a charming and relaxing experience for all.
A Sneak Peek into the Local way of Life
Choosing to spend a few days on the backwaters of Kerala is an insightful way to delve the local village life of the fisherman that dwell here. Not only will you be able to learn some more about this winding network of canals that connect the region, but you also get a wholesome look at the way of life here. Photo-ops come in the form of children heading to school in a canoe, fishermen heading out for their day’s work and women performing their chores on the bank of the river.
While exploring the canals make it a point to spot some churches and temples that are built right on the banks. Some exquisite bird watching opportunities allow you to spot fish eagles, kingfishers and a host of other water birds.
Spending a Night in a Boat House
Traditionally used t transport rice along the canals in Kerala, the boats also come with 2 rooms, shower rooms and charming small divan. Choosing to spend a night in the tropical backwaters and staying in these boat houses is an exotic travel option worth considering. Enjoy lavishly cooked meals and a lazy a few days cruising through the canals for a wholesome experience.