Backwater Houseboat

Alleppey Houseboat packages: The details of houseboat cruising, route, timings.

Alleppey Houseboat Packages

Check in to the Houseboat from Pallathuruthy between 11:30 AM and 12:00 Noon. You will be welcomed with the welcome drink, will provide Lunch, Evening Tea, Snacks, Dinner and second-day breakfast. By 5:30 the houseboat will anchor at the bank of the river. You can go for a walk and can do fishing using the fishing rod and can enjoy the sunset and feel the beauty of nature.

Alleppey Houseboat Route

Route: 1 (Normal Route)

Pallathuruthy, Punnamada, Vembanadu lake, R Block, Rani, Chithira, C Block Venattukad.

Route: 2 (Best Route)

The Houseboat starts cruising from Pallathuruthy, Punnamada River,  Vembanadu Lake after that the cruise passes through R Block and C Block (this is a man-made paddy field below sea level). Then it passes through Venattukad, Munattumugham (where three canals joints together),Chennamkari, Kainakari, Kuppapuram, Menapally Kayal, Pallathuruthy.

Route: 3 (Best & longest Route)

Starting from Pallathuruthy, Punnamada Lake, Vembanadu Lake, Marthandam Kayal, Munnattumugham, Kainakay, Nedumudi, Champakkulam, Kangippadam, Thakazhy and back to Pallathuruthy.

1 Night – 2 Days Packages

Day 1:

Check into the Houseboat at 11:30 AM. Give welcome with a Juice/ Tender Coconut drink. Houseboat starts at 12:00 Noon. Cruise through the Backwater of Alleppey. 1:30 PM the houseboat stops for Lunch, you can enjoy the traditional lunch in the houseboat which is prepared on board. There will one-hour halt for the lunch. The houseboat will restart cruising at 2:30 Pm and by 4:00 Pm, the Tea and Snacks will be provided, the cruise continues till 5:30 PM. The Houseboat will anchor of the night at 5:30 PM, as there is no permission to run the houseboat after 5:30 PM. You can relax in the houseboat or can go for a small walk through the banks of the river, do fishing using the fishing rod. By 8:00 PM the Dinner will serve, you can enjoy it in the dim light in a very calm environment. By 10:00 PM you can go to the bedroom to sleep.


Day 2: 

At morning 7:30 the Houseboat will start cruising and it ends at 8:30 in between the breakfast will be provided. At 9:00 AM, it’s time to check out. You will be back with beautiful memories of Alleppey Backwaters.


  • Best time to visit for Alleppey Houseboat trip
  1. Peak Season Time: 20 December to 5 January.
  2. Season Time: October to February.
  3. Normal: March, April, May, and August.
  4. Off Season (Monsoon): June, July.

The National Holidays, Local Holidays, Pongal season, Dussara Season, the rate will hike based on booking volumes and availability. You can expect rate hike in May also.

Timing for 01 Night 02 Days 

Day: 01

Start time: 12:00 Noon

Lunch Break: 1 Hour (1:30 PM to 2:30 PM)

Night halt time: 05:30 PM

Day: 02

8:00 AM to 09:00 Cruise

Check out: 09:00 AM

Timings for multiple Day/Nights

Day: 01

Start time: 12:00 Noon

Lunch Break: 1 Hour (1:30 PM to 2:30 PM)

Night halt time: 05:30 PM

Day: 02

Start time: Between 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Check out: 05:00 PM (if not continuing for the 3rd day.)

Night halt time: 05:30 PM

Day: 03

Check out: 09:00 AM (if not continuing.)

Same as Day 02 (if continuing to 4th day)