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Relax and enjoy a homestay in the meandering Kerala backwaters.
Switch gears, slow down and enjoy the relaxed pace, hospitality, beauty and colours of Kerala. Cruise the backwaters past lush landscapes, rice paddies, villages and plantations, and live the traditional life on an overnight homestay. This short tour - rich in history and local interaction - showcases the best of South India, an endearing and captivating corner of the world.
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As a centre for the spice trade for centuries, cosmopolitan Kochi has an intriguing mix of cultural influences from both the Indian continent and overseas.
Swaying palm trees, lush rice paddies, winding waterways, Ayurvedic massage and welcoming locals all await on this amazing Kerala Backwaters homestay.
Slowly cruise along the beautiful backwaters of Kerala on a traditional houseboat (Kettuvallam), soaking up the tranquil atmosphere, listening to birds singing and witnessing amazing sunsets.
Kochi is a fascinating city made up of a number of islands and peninsulas, and its numerous attractions are best seen by rickshaw or boat.
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