Kerala Backwaters Adventure: Bike and Kayak

A highlight of any trip to Kerala is to cruise, explore and relax on the network of rivers, canals and lakes known as the Kerala backwaters. Our specially tailored trip adds adventure to the classic houseboat trip with a backwaters bike ride and an otherworldly kayaking trip.

Trip Highlights

  • Amazing Kerala meals on the deck of your own houseboat

  • Enjoy an Ayurvedic massage, yoga session or cooking course at your beachside retreat

  • Kayak your way through lakes and canals

  • Guided bike ride and birdwatching tour

Key Information

  • 1 night on your own exclusive houseboat

  • 1 night beachside at our boutique hotel

  • Group size 2-8


Itinerary 3 Day/2 Night

Day 1: Pick up from Fort Cochin and transfer to backwaters and a morning guided ride with expert bird spotter. Short transfer to houseboat for mid-day. Welcome drinks followed by cruise with lunch and dinner taken on board. Overnight on the houseboat

Day 2: Breakfast on board and morning cruise. Short transfer to our  beachside retreat on the palm fringed Arabia Sea coastline at Marari.

Day 3: Morning short transfer to kayaking with option for more beach time with an afternoon Kayak. Afternoon Departures/onward travel.


Available all year round on request. Recommended season November-April


£295 Per Person
*Prices based on double/twin share/single occupancy price on request

What’s included

  • All breakfasts included
  • All accommodation
  • Transfer for group flights
  • Monument Fees
  • Breakfasts
  • Lunch/Evening Meal on Houseboat
  • Cycle Hire
  • Expert Local Guides
  • Tour Guide
  • Pick up and drop up to Kochi
  • Transfers to other destinations available

What’s not included

  • Travel insurance
  • Visas and vaccinations
  • Single supplement
  • Evening Meal