Located in the Southern part of the country is the state Kerala, snuggled between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats. The eye catching hill stations, cool temperature, silver sandy beaches, culture and traditions have given a unique appeal and image to the state, but there is lot more which makes it truly appealing for visitors and holiday makers. The state Kerala is much more popular for its houseboats and backwaters, which together make the world so different that everyone who visit Kerala, love to get close to that heavenly bliss.
Houseboats of south india are traditional boats also known locally as Kettuvallam and are used for tourism purpose to provide a journey to the visitors and tourists over the breathtaking backwaters. While you are near the backwaters, you will often see the gradual movements of these houseboats making way though the cerulean backwater dotted with swaying palm and coconut trees. It is a wonderful experience to enjoy the houseboat in Kerala and get the best of the tour to treasure thousands remarkable memories.
Specialties of Houseboats
Kerala houseboats are special in many ways. It is the only medium through which visitors in the state can enjoy the beauty of the backwaters and the scenic landscapes which are unapproachable. The houseboats are also well organized and accustomed to provide all the required facilities and services to make the cruise luxurious and memorable for the onboard tourists. The rooms of the houseboats are clubbed with all modern facilities like rooms attach with bath room, ac, television, sitting room, spacious sun deck and many other facilities. Food offered on houseboat are hygienic and are prepared by an experience chef using natural and fresh vegetable, fresh non-vegetarian items, clean drinking water and quality edible oil. Almost all the houseboat operator give high importance to the cleanliness and maintain the healthy hygiene to ensure that onboard visitors feel the beauty of the cruise as well as luxury of the houseboats.
Places for Houseboat Tours
Keralam Kettuvallams are the best means to explore the unending and cerulean backwaters of Kerala. Some of the renowned backwater regions where one can enjoy houseboat tours in a beautiful and exciting ways are Alleppey, Kumarakom, Kottayam, Munreo Island, Kuttanad, Kasargod and Kollam. These are the most popular and preferred backwater regions in the state, where tourists from across the world come and go for houseboat tours leaving back the maddening crowds.
If you are planning for a vacation in this beautiful state Kerala, dont miss to include a houseboat journey on few of these renowned backwater destinations, which makes the lifeline of Kerala backwater tourism.