This trip proposes you to Relax, Rejuvenate and Rejoice. It is a combination of Ayurveda & Backwater.
Ayurveda, which literally means the science of life (Ayur = Life, Veda = Science), ayurveda is an ancient medical science which was developed in India thousands of years ago. The ancient Vedic literature by sages has clearly laid out instructions to maintain health as well as fighting illness through therapies, massages, herbal medicines, diet control and exercise. Enjoy Ayurveda Massage Programme for One hour which includes body massage or Relaxation Programme (duration 2 hours) which includes body massage, head and face massage and Shirodhara.
The Backwaters of Alappuzha are the most popular tourist attraction in Kerala. A cruise in these backwaters is a delightful experience. Alleppey Backwaters offer you the tranquility, fringe palm, Coconut Lagoon and continuous attractiveness of narrow canals, small houses. This all can be enjoyed in Shikara boat which is motorized and smaller than a Houseboat with its roof covered. Shikara Canoe Boat having all side open which allow cool breeze from the lake to refresh you. It has seating capacity from 1 to 12 guests. With Shikara you can cruise in remote backwaters areas which are not accessible by huge boats/ships. Enjoy 7 hours programme which includes cruise at backwaters, traditional villages, paddy fields, tranquility between palms and lagoons, small houses on the bank of lake through Shikara Boat and Lunch Organized at Restaurant near to lake. This trip can be started from early morning 6am onwards till evening; you may select time as per your preference and trip will be customised. Early morning you can enjoy sunrise, chirping sound of birds, lapping sound of lake water with cool breeze and so on.
Trip can be start between early morning 6am to 2pm. Early morning departure may enjoy sunrise cruise, bird chirping and later afternoon departure guest can enjoy sunset cruise, as cool breeze from the lake and roof cover shikara boat grant excellent experience of cruise anytime during the day.
Itinerary : Pick up from Hotel/Cochin Port at 8am, drive down to Alleppey covering 62km journey in 1.5hour. upon arrival enjoy the backwater cruise through Shikara boat for 3 hours. Cruise through the backwaters watching traditional villages, paddy fields, coconut palms, village areas and more. Enjoy Lunch breakfast for one hour. After fresh n up enjoy Ayurveda programme. As per your preference you may enjoy Ayurveda programme first and then enjoy cruise in backwaters. After Cruise and Ayurveda depart to Cochin, Drop at hotel/Cochin Port, trip concludes with sweet memories.