Released in July 2016, The Palm Tree Houseboat cruise starts from KSRTC boat jetty in Kollam town and sails away to serenity.
Away from the crowded Alappuzha and Kumarakom backwaters, Kollam is more serene and beautiful. Experience the adventures back water canals in the famous Monroe Island. Rare opportunity to sleep at Monroe island. You have silence, sunset, sun rise to easy your mind and birds early in the morning to wake you up with a refreshing mind.
Local authentic food served on board. Should say, the best houseboat food we have experienced. The local staff are trained to give the true and the experience of the locality. Interesting 2 hour canoe trip through inland canals after the lunch. The usual over night package journey starts from the Quilon (Kollam) boat jetty at morning 11:30 am and finish up at next morning 9:00 am. It is an interesting cruise through the alluring backwaters of Astamudi lake. Evening halt at 5:00 pm on a silent location to watch the sunset and a walk around the villages. Over night stay at Monroe Island.
Day cruise timing: 11 am to 5 pm.
Over night Kollam backwater rounds timing: 11:30 am to 9 am.
Over night Kollam to Alappuzha cruise timing: 11 am to 10 am.
Over night Kollam to Kumarakom cruise timing: 11 am to 10 am. (2 night package)
Over night halt from 5 pm to 7 am at scenic Monroe Island – Kollam backwater rounds.
All overnight cruise packages on full board. Day cruise with lunch and evening tea & snacks
Over night air condition. Day time air condition on request.
With just a 1.30 hours drive from Kovalam beach, a cruise on Palm Tree Houseboat at Kollam will be a unique way to experience the backwaters while you holiday in South Kerala.