Houseboat cruising is the most unique thing one can do during their trip to Kerala. Being fondly called "God's own country", Kerala boasts a highly regarded backwater tourism. There are a multitude of boat rides you can choose from like 'Kerala houseboat Kumarakom', 'Alleppey backwaters', 'Alappuzha boat rides' and Vembanad backwaters.
The houseboat tour is also a pretty budget friendly. For a less amount spent, you have all the amenities inside the boat like kitchen, washrooms, bedrooms, a guide, a chef to cook the best foods of the area. Accommodation is available for group, family, couples and individual. Definitely when you think about budgets, you gets the very best bang for the buck. If you're planning for a unique experience in Kerala, don't worry much, choose the backwaters tour.
Houseboats in Kerala are historically called 'Kettuvallams', and are still called by that name by the locals. The meaning of the word is 'Tied boat', and are made using wood and bamboo tied together using ropes. If you are planning for even more luxurious stay in the backwaters, there are lake resorts too to satisfy your needs. The cool winds and the lake waters will enrich your whole stay that you will cherish.
Best time to visit Kerala is from June through August end. However due to severe rainfall in many areas on all days, it's definitely a challenge to find appropriate time.
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