Your Ovation of the Seas cruise docks in Cochin, where you spend your time on the backwaters of Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha. Discover the famous inland waterways of Kerala, eat a traditional Keralan lunch, and explore the traditional villages and backwater boats.
Pickup will be from the Cochin port, between 09:00 and 09:45, followed by a transfer to Alleppey (approx. 1.45 hrs), where you will board your houseboat at 11:30. You will cruise slowly through the backwaters and village areas, and marvel at the lush vegetation, paddy fields, coconut palms, and more. There will be 3 staff members to look after you, as well as a guide to make sure your experience is as relaxed as you could wish for. As you gently cruise, enjoy a lunch of Keralan cuisine, with rice, vegetables, fish, chicken and more. The houseboat cruise finishes at 14:30. When the cruise ends, we will drop you off at Cochin port, by 16:30.
Port pickup and drop-off
River cruise on non air-conditioned houseboat
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Your adventure awaits!
Muziris Heritage - Day Tours
Discover Cochin and its surroundings. Muziris Heritage-Day Tours is a unique Day tour company offering different personalized day tours and shore excursions. Join one of our shore excursion tours to see what everyone is raving about! All Tours start at 9 AM to 4 PM. Maximum 5 people in each tour. Tours include chauffeur driven transport, all entrance & camera fees, backwater tour and lunch. We also provide a personalized 10 day/9 night "Kerala at a Glance" tour package.