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Cochin City or Backwater Shore Excursions from Cruise Terminal

Cochin City or Backwater Shore Excursions from Cruise Terminal

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When docking on shore from your cruise, it can be hard to find tours that’ll make sure you're on time to meet your cruise before it heads out on the water again. This Celebrity Constellation Kochi shore excursion is a perfect solution as it meets you right at your boat and takes you back in time, too. Depending on the day of your tour, you’ll either ride on a houseboat through the backwaters of  Alleppey; ride on a houseboat through the backwaters of Alleppey and visit Fort Kochi; or visit multiple highlights such as the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, St, Francis Church, and Santa Cruz Basilica.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise

Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise

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Discover the famous Alappuzha waterways during this seven-hour tour from Fort Kochi. Experience the beauty and tranquillity of one of Kerala's most-prized destinations as you float along the network of waterways aboard a traditional house boat. Enjoy an up close look at rural life and stunning nature during this memorable day on the water.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
Price varies by group size
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$120.00
Price varies by group size

Cochin Shore Excursions from Pier

Cochin Shore Excursions from Pier

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While docked in the Cochin cruise port, explore the city from your ship on this worry-free shore excursion. Depending on the date you book, follow one of three itineraries. Either, make a stop in Fort Kochi to see St. Francis Church, go on an adventure through the backwaters of Kerala during this houseboat tour, or cruise down a river in a houseboat, and visit the giant Chinese fishing nets.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

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Kochi Private Tour: Overnight Alleppey Backwaters Houseboat Cruise

Kochi Private Tour: Overnight Alleppey Backwaters Houseboat Cruise

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Experience the tranquil beauty of Kerala's backwaters with this overnight Alleppey houseboat cruise from Kochi. Float past rural villages, coconut palms, rice paddies and more as you make your way through the narrow channels and expansive waterways known as the "Venice of the East". It's one of the best ways to escape the chaos of the city and truly relax and unwind on your trip to India.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$182.50
Price varies by group size
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$182.50
Price varies by group size

From Cochin Port: Backwaters by Houseboat & Chinese Nets

From Cochin Port: Backwaters by Houseboat & Chinese Nets

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Explore the backwaters of Kerala by houseboat on a group tour specially designed for cruise ship passengers from Cochin Port. Enjoy lunch aboard the boat in Alappuzha, and then visit Fort Kochi to see the famous Chinese fishing nets.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

Kerala Backwaters Houseboat Cruise with Lunch from Cochin - Private Tour

Kerala Backwaters Houseboat Cruise with Lunch from Cochin - Private Tour

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Cruise the backwaters of Alleppey, also known as Alappuzha, on a 6 -7 hour tour from Fort Kochi and discover the famous inland waterways of Kerala by a traditional houseboat. See traditional villages and backwater boats and more. Alleppey is located between the Arabian Sea and a web of rivers flowing into it. In the early 20th century, the Viceroy of the Indian Empire, Lord Curzon, was so mesmerized by the scenic beauty that he declared that Alleppey was “The Venice of the East.”
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  • 6 hours
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$115.00
Price varies by group size
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$115.00
Price varies by group size

Cochin (Kochi) Shore Excursions from Cruise Terminal Ships Pier

Cochin (Kochi) Shore Excursions from Cruise Terminal Ships Pier

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Make the most of your time at shore and take a tour of Kochi’s main highlights. There are three different itineraries based on the day of travel which visits key landmarks including the Kerala backwaters, the traditional Chinese fishing nets, the St. Francis Church, and Fort Kochi. Learn about the history of Kochi from your guide and enjoy a hassle-free trip during this shore excursion.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Kochi Shore Excursion: Cochin Harbor Cruise with Glimpse of Cochin Private Tour

Kochi Shore Excursion: Cochin Harbor Cruise with Glimpse of Cochin Private Tour

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See the top attractions in and around Fort Cochin and Mattanchery on a private 7-hour tour. Start with a motorboat cruise around Kochi (Cochin) Harbor and Bolghatty Island, then visit highlights such as the Paradesi Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace (Dutch Palace), Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church, and the Chinese fishing nets. Includes entrance fees, private guide and vehicle, and port pickup and drop-off.
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  • 7 hours
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$125.00
Price varies by group size
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$125.00
Price varies by group size

Private 7-Day Kerala Tour From Kochi With Aleppey Houseboat Cruise

Private 7-Day Kerala Tour From Kochi With Aleppey Houseboat Cruise

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Experience the best of Kerala on a private 7-day tour from Kochi. This partially guided tour features a half-day city tour of Kochi, a visit to a Munnar tea plantation, a choice of wilderness activities in Thekkady, and an overnight houseboat cruise on the backwaters of Aleppey (Alappuzha) for a relaxed journey through Kerala's scenic rural landscape. Includes six nights of accommodation, breakfasts, local guide in Cochin and Munnar, houseboat cruise with meals, and hotel or airport pickup and drop-off in Kochi.
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  • 7 days
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$666.67
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$666.67
Price varies by group size

Kochi Shore Excursion- Private Day Tour of Heritage and Backwaters

Kochi Shore Excursion- Private Day Tour of Heritage and Backwaters

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This incredible tour showcases the best of Kerala and creates the perfect opportunity to enjoy rural South Indian life. Enjoy a rival cruise along the Alleppey backwaters in a traditional house boat. Savor the flavors of local Kerala cuisine cooked on board and tour Fort Cochin, see the famous Chinese fishing nets, check out St Francis Church and tour Dhobi Khana.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.00
Price varies by group size
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$225.00
Price varies by group size

Highlights of Cochin Group Tour by Local Ferry ,Tuc-Tuc ,Local Bus and Foot .

Highlights of Cochin Group Tour by Local Ferry ,Tuc-Tuc ,Local Bus and Foot .

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This Group shore excursion is the perfect way to make the most of your time in Kochi. Tour the incredible sites on a four-hour journey by Local Ferry ,Local Bus ,Tuc -Tuc and foot , to visit the Chinese Nets ,Santa Cruz Basilica ,St Francis Church ,Jew Town ,Jewish Paradesi Synagogue, Mattancherry Dutch Palace ,Spice Market ,Dhobi Khana (local laundry) etc . You'll learn about local life from your professional guide and explore the best this incredible Southern Indian city has to offer.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00

Private luxury Houseboat trip at Alleppy Backwaters.

Private luxury Houseboat trip at Alleppy Backwaters.

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The Houseboat backwater programme has been designed for those who like to visit best canals in and around Aleppey . The houseboat make a trip thorugh the below beautiful rivers and canals with an hour lunch break. . Houseboat makes a trip through some of the beautiful villages in Aleppey. These are Kainakari Village and Kuttithod and boat reach a place called Kuttamangalam. We provide 1hr country boat to experience the narrow canal called Kuttamangalam canal where houseboat cannot make a trip. This 1hr trip gives breath taking scenic beauty of the local village, paddy field etc. After an hour of this country boat trip, houseboat start moving towards its final location for halt. The boat halt between 1730hrs and 1800hrs for overnight stay.
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  • 22 hours
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$126.68
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$126.68

Private Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise in Alleppey with Lunch

Private Backwater Houseboat Day Cruise in Alleppey with Lunch

Experience the beautiful backwaters of Alappuzha on this houseboat cruise. Board a traditional vessel and sail down the waterways of a region once described as the Venice of the East. Take in picturesque views of paddy fields, coconut palms, and lush vegetation. Then, enjoy a delicious lunch of Kerala-style vegetables, fish, and chicken.
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  • 4 hours
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$150.00
Price varies by group size
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$150.00
Price varies by group size

Alleppey Backwater Day Tour In Houseboat.

Alleppey Backwater Day Tour In Houseboat.

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The experience Backwaters of Alleppey on a Houseboat is something refreshing and beyond imagination. The Houseboat backwater programme has been designed for those who like to visit best canals in and around Alleppey . The houseboat make a trip through the below beautiful rivers and canals with an hour lunch break. . Houseboat makes a trip through some of the beautiful villages in Alleppey. These are Kainakari Village and Kuttithod and boat reach a place called Kuttamangalam. We provide 1hr country boat to experience the narrow canal called Kuttamangalam canal where houseboat cannot make a trip. This 1hr trip gives breath taking scenic beauty of the local village, paddy field etc. After an hour of this country boat trip, houseboat start moving towards its final location for halt. The boat halt between 1730hrs and 1800hrs for overnight stay
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$279.59
per group
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$279.59
per group

Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Shikara (Shaded Canoe Boat) Day Cruise

Kochi Private Tour: Kerala Backwater Shikara (Shaded Canoe Boat) Day Cruise

With its palm-fringed waterways, Alleppey—Venice of the East—is one of South India’s most scenic spots. But the most stunning locations are only accessible to boats. During this exclusive backwater tour, you’ll hop a traditional Shikara, or Indian canoe, to cruise past coconut palms, picturesque villages, and lush rice paddies. Get a peek at rural life in Kerala while you relax and glide down Alleppey’s iconic canals.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
Price varies by group size
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$65.00
Price varies by group size

Luxury cruise experience at The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda (Kumarakom)

Luxury cruise experience at The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda (Kumarakom)

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This package is combination of Kochi and Alleppey.One night stay will be at Kochi in a luxury resort and 2 nights stay will be at Luxury motor vessel vrinda.Explore the beauty of Kerala’s backwaters with the Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda Cruise. The five-star vessel takes you on an enthralling journey in God’s own country, sailing through the serene waters of Alleppey. You will be treated to live Kathakali and Mohiniattam performances on board, and travel along the Vembanad-Alleppey canal route, surrounded by lush greenery.You can also take a traditional rice boat to navigate the narrower channels of the backwaters.
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    $1,200.00
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    $1,200.00

    Pokkali - A story of resilience

    Pokkali - A story of resilience

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    Pokkali farming is a unique community-based initiative to preserve and conserve a one of its kind, saline-tolerant strain of rice, threatened by extinction. In a stunning backwater setting, this tour gives an opportunity to understand one of the oldest known crops cultivated through a symbiotic farming tradition involving rice and prawn culture. Pokkali is known for its tolerance to salinity and hence positioned as a climate change resistant food. To reach the Pokkali backwaters area, we will join the locals as they take the ferry from Kochi to Vypeen. From there, it is an hour's drive. The day excursion's highlights include: Local ferry ride Visit the village Agri-Service center, and walk through the village Farm visit and interaction with a farmer who sustains the tradition against many constraints Interactive cooking and lunch with the women of the village.
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    • 8 hours
    • Free Cancellation
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    $110.77
    Price varies by group size
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    $110.77
    Price varies by group size

    Private Overnight Backwaters Houseboat Cruise in Alleppey

    Private Overnight Backwaters Houseboat Cruise in Alleppey

    The captivating waterways of Alleppey—known as Kerala’s backwaters—aren't accessible to cars. Observe hidden corners of the lush, southern Indian state as you drift along scenic rivers in a traditional houseboat. The all-inclusive overnight tour includes sumptuous onboard meals, so you’ll have all your needs covered. Get a peek at picturesque villages, paddy fields, and coconut groves while you float past some of India’s most stunning locations.
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    • 2 days
    From
    $180.00
    Price varies by group size
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    $180.00
    Price varies by group size

    Private 3 Bedroom Luxury Houseboat Trip in Alleppy Backwaters

    Private 3 Bedroom Luxury Houseboat Trip in Alleppy Backwaters

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    The experience Backwaters of Alleppey on a Houseboat is something refreshing and beyond imagination.The Houseboat backwater programme has been designed for those who like to visit best canals in and around Alleppey . The houseboat make a trip through the below beautiful rivers and canals with an hour lunch break. . Houseboat makes a trip through some of the beautiful villages in Alleppey. These are Kainakari Village and Kuttithod and boat reach a place called Kuttamangalam.We provide 1hr country boat (which should be informed prior to trip) to experience the narrow canal called Kuttamangalam canal where houseboat cannot make a trip. This 1hr trip gives breath taking scenic beauty of the local village, paddy field etc. After an hour of this country boat trip, houseboat start moving towards its final location for halt. The boat halt between 1730hrs and 1800hrs for overnight stay A/C will be provided from 20:00 hrs to 06:0 hrs.
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    • 21 hours
    • Free Cancellation
    • Taking safety measures
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    $432.96
    per group
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    $432.96
    per group
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    Vaikom Village Tour

    Vaikom Village Tour

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    Vaikom Village Tour
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    • 6 to 7 hours
    • Free Cancellation
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    $76.93
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    $76.93

    Kochi Private Tour : Backwater Cruise in Aleppey

    Kochi Private Tour : Backwater Cruise in Aleppey

    Discover the famous Alappuzha waterways during this tour from Fort Kochi. Experience the beauty and tranquillity of one of Kerala's most-prized destinations as you float along the network of waterways aboard a traditional house boat or Shikara Canoe Boat . Enjoy an up close look at rural life and stunning nature during this memorable day on the water.
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    • 6 hours
    • Free Cancellation
    From
    $65.00
    Price varies by group size
    From
    $65.00
    Price varies by group size

    From Cochin Port: Backwaters by Shikara (Covered Canoe Boat) & Chinese Nets

    From Cochin Port: Backwaters by Shikara (Covered Canoe Boat) & Chinese Nets

    Explore the backwaters of Kerala by Shikara (Covered Canoe Motorized Boat) on a group tour specially designed for cruise ship passengers from Cochin Port. Enjoy a Keralan lunch or Snacks in Alappuzha, and then visit Fort Kochi to see the famous Chinese fishing nets.
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    • 7 hours
    • Free Cancellation
    From
    $55.00
    From
    $55.00

    Overnight Houseboat Backwater Trip at Aleppey.

    Overnight Houseboat Backwater Trip at Aleppey.

    The Houseboat backwater programme has been designed for those who like to visit best canals in and around Aleppey. The main attraction of this trip is to have an experience of the best narrow canals, beautiful villages and village life of Aleppey. About the boat - This is one of the small private traditional boat used. Those who like the authentic traditional rice boat converted to a houseboat, this is the best example. Open Country Boat trip Another attraction is that we provide one hr open country boat to have an experience of very narrow canals where either the houseboat or shikkara boat used to make a trip.
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    • 2 days
    • Free Cancellation
    • Taking safety measures
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    $134.37
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    From
    $134.37
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    6-Night Kerala Tour from Kochi, Munnar, Alleppey, Kovalam to Trivendrum

    6-Night Kerala Tour from Kochi, Munnar, Alleppey, Kovalam to Trivendrum

    Book this 6-night tour to explore the beautiful state of Kerala! Start the tour from Kochi, also known as "the Queen of the Arabian Sea" as the commercial capital of Kerala and travel through Munnar, Alleppey and Kovalam. Learn the history and culture of Kerala by visiting the famous Chinese Fishing Nets, Fort Kochi, Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church and more. Also spend overnight on a houseboat in Alleppey. The tour ends in Trivendrum.
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    • 7 days
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    $1,049.35
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    $1,049.35

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