Experience "The Venice of the East" on a relaxing houseboat tour of the backwaters of Alleppey. You are sure to be mesmerized by the beauty of the famous backwaters of Kerala. On this tour you will have your own guide and three staff members to take care of your needs while you relax and enjoy a casual trip past the shoreline's villages. On this guided tour of Alleppey, you will see lush vegetation, coconut palms, paddy fields, and much more.
Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, sits on the western side of India near the Arabian Sea. Because of the network of rivers flowing into it, it earned the nickname "The Venice of the East" in the early 20th century. Your tour includes air-conditioned transport to the traditional houseboat in Alleppey. Dress in light layers for the season and wear walking shoes for maximum comfort. Book now for a chance to see the natural beauty of India from the comfort of a traditional boat.
Please Note: A tourist visa is required to debark in India. Since tourist visas are not provided by cruise lines to visit India, you will need to obtain one prior to your cruise. The e-Tourist Visa is NOT available for cruise line passengers.
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