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Best Water Sports Tours in Kerala

Wedged between the Western Ghats on the east and the Arabian Sea on the west, the narrow strip of land known as Kerala. The majestic art forms, lush landscape and the best watersports tours in Kerala await your arrival. Here, the travellers will find the endless list of destinations to explore. Well-known for its scenic locales and organic beauty, Kerala will definitely spellbind any nature lover with its pinnacles, black waters, waterfalls, beaches and wildlife. The travellers can explore the rich heritage and high cultural values while taking a glimpse at forts, museums, palaces, memorials and pilgrimages. Here, travellers can find numerous places to decide their temporary residential address. Besides, Kerala has nowadays become the ideal destination for adventure lovers as the state has renowned its uniqueness in terms of numerous freshwater lakes and streams filled with pristine water. The adventure-bugs here in search of some thrilling experiences have a chance to explore and adore the expedition of the numerous water sports in the heart of the state.

 

Activities such kayaking and canoeing can be enjoyed along the serene backwaters which are also the venue for spectacular snake boat races and catamaran sailing which is possible at the beaches of Alappuzha, Varkala and Kovalam. Para sailing is gaining popularity with the Varkala and Alappuzha beaches offering a platform for winch boat parasailing. The backwaters also offer a great scope for speed boating and bamboo rafting. The nook and corner of Kerala is blessed with a lush green frondescence along with the serene and tranquil ambience. Besides water sports and adventure, the state is famous for beautiful vicinity which lies beneath the coconut palms. The timeless beauty of the palm fringed beaches of Kovalam and Varkala, the majesty of the undulating hills of Munnar and Vagamon, the serenity of the pristine backwaters of Kumarakom & Kuttanad, the enchanting woods and forests of Thekkady and Silent Valley and to top it the best watersports tours in Kerala will have you bowled over.

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    Banana Boat Ride at Payyambalam Beach, Kannur
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    Kannur

    Set in Kannur, one of the oldest districts in Kerala is the pristine Payyambalam Beach. With white sandy shores fringed with deep green, it is a delight for beach lovers. The beach has also served as the backdrop for movies such as Alaipayuthe directed by Mani Ratnam. Indulge in a fun banana boat ride of around 10 minutes here. Arrive at the beach and partake in this activity anytime between 8 am to 5 pm. Be kilted with life jackets and be seated on the prop that resembles a banana and is attached to the speed boat. Enjoy being toppled over with the sudden turn. Feel the joy of floating and head back refreshed.  Duration: 10 minutes 

    Very Good 4.0

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    Wayanad
    h1 Hour

    About the Activity : Enjoy your weekend in the serenity of the forests! Grab your friends and head for an exciting bamboo rafting experience in Pozuthana in the forested, lush areas of Wayanad. Pozhuthana has some of the oldest tea plantations in the area. The tea gardens and the misty mountains in this area make for spectacular views. Park your vehicle on the road at Peringoda. You can either get dropped back after the exciting ride or instruct your driver to come over to the landing point downriver. Stroll through a pleasant meadow to reach the dirt trail that takes you to the rafting point, which is on a bend in the Vythiri River. Do not forget to wear your life jackets even though the river seems shallow. It hides deceptive deeps in its path, therefore, an adept river guide will accompany you on the bamboo raft and he will pole it midstream from where you will float downstream as the river goes through exciting bends. The calm river is a true delight and allows ample opportunity to observe birds and insect life on the banks, including the famous Malabar Hornbill. Photographers can spot small shrines to tribal deities on the river bank and splash around in shallow sections in the river. The raft will finally stop below the bridge around 3kilometers downstream. You can dry off and head to a local tea shop for hot tea and snacks. Book now for the best deals and revel in adventure!

    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    600


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    Wayanad

    About the Activity:Unwind with a boating experience at Pookode Lake, a natural freshwater lake near Lakkidi, Wayanad that nestles between tropical forests of the Western Ghats.  Arrive at Kalpetta. The activity of 30 minutes can be availed of anytime between 9am to 5pm. Adorn your safety jacket and begin the activity. As you pedal across the placid waters, witness the fascinating flora and fauna that abounds. Consisting of wild animals and birds due to adjoining forest cover that surrounds the lake, get to experience a surreal encounter with nature. The dense forests and tall trees which surround the pathway provide you with adequate shade from the afternoon light.

    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    10% OFF

    1700


    1900

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    Alleppey
    h7 Hours

    About the Activity:Kerala, the "God's Own Country" is a true paradise for the backwater lovers. Be it a blissful houseboat experience or a lively kayaking tour, the backwaters of Kerala never ceases to amaze the backwater enthusiasts. This 7 hours kayaking tour is especially designed to satiate all the yearnings of the kayaking enthusiasts. Following your pick-ups at Alleppey at around 11:15AM; if you are located out of the town you need to reach the pick-up point at 11:00AM, you will be driven to the kayaking basecamp in Thottathodu Pallam. Upon arrival at the campsite, attend a briefing session about the activity and know more about kayaking. Once done with the briefing session, kayaks and paddles will be provided. Start rowing the silent backwaters and embark with your exploration! With your arrival in Kuppapuram, relish a delicious lunch and continue with the blissful journey. Enjoy the scenic views of Kerala while cruising thorugh the backwaters of Panakal Thode. Following this, paddle towards Umpikaran Thode, which is one of the picturesque canals in Kerala. Post your arrival, explore the splendid beauty of the vicinity and continue rowing towards Chennamkary Vattakayal, where you can relax and also get indulged into swimming. It is in this locale, you can visit the toddy shops and savour on this authentic beverage and other delicacies of Kerala. Here onwards, head towards the rustic hamlets called Kainakary and Pallathuruthy. Following a short break in Pallathuruthy, the cruise will visit the venue of the popular 'Nehru Trophy' and finally towards SNDP Thode. With your arrival at SNDP Thode, this captivating kayaking tour will come to an end.

    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    20% OFF

    3000


    3750

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    Munnar

    About the Activity:Unravel the stunning beauty of Munnar by indulging in various adventure activities available here. Embark on this amazing adventure ride by indulging in an interesting session of River Crossing in Munnar.Feel your heart beat increasing as you embark on this adventure journey with family and friends. An ideal getaway destination with friends and family, Munnar, is known for its tranquil environs and picturesque views.In this adventure activity of river crossing in Munnar, the participant is required to cross rivers while tied/ harnessed to a safety rope. He/she should hold the safety rope in hands and cautiously cross the river. This thrilling activity maintains constant level of exciting and thrill all throughout the time. The trick is simple as you are required to use your hands and pull yourself up in order to reach the other end of the river.Delight in this amazing adventure activity of river crossing in Munnar that enables you to shed off all the cobwebs of routine life. Transportation: Available at an extra priceActivities: River Crossing Difficulty Level: Easy

    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    20% OFF

    500


    632

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    Wayanad

    Rejoice in the serene experience of boating in Banasura Sagar Dam, the largest earth dam in India. The backdrop of Banasura Hills, further adds to the appeal. Arrive at  Kalpetta. You can partake in this tour of 20 minutes anytime between 9am and 5pm. Wear the safety jackets, be seated on the pedal boat and pedal away. The sight of lofty green mountains appearing to touch the sky contrasting with the little fishes swimming around in the blue water makes for quite an experience. Breathe in the fresh air, feel rejuvenated and head back to the starting point. Activity: Boating Activity in  Basasura Sagar Dam

    Very Good 4.0

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    Nileshwaram
    h11 Hours

    Nileshwaram, a secluded backwater terrain is sandwiched between Nileswaram and Tejaswini Rivers. Pitching itself on natural beauty, history, and heritage; the endless canals of backwaters here are regal and simply divine. You have around 5 hours to kayak and maneuver on such a silent water path, before reaching the vastness of the Arabian Sea at the end of your ride. Around 8am, after breakfast at Nileshwaram, you’ll be transferred upstream of River Tejaswini. From here take a gentle trip down river and confront river winds. Relax in the serene surroundings as you row to reach Nileshwaram. Indulge in lunch that can be arranged by us at an extra cost and unwind for couple hours. Head out again around 4pm to navigate yet another backwater stretch opening into the immensity of Nileshwaram Beach. Stay on till sunset and return to the city. Duration: Around 5 hours of activity spread over 11 hours 

    Very Good 4.0

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    Periyar
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: Enthrall in a relaxing bamboo rafting adventure in Periyar Tiger Reserve while relaxing in this nature’s abode with friends and family. Embark on this amazing experience - the technique for this water activity is pretty simple, all you need to do is just float in the water. Feel the cold water splashing on your face as you indulge in bamboo rafting in Periyar. This amazing water sport requires a basic level of fitness, thus, providing an opportunity to almost everyone to taste the bounties of water sports. While here, you will be guided by trained experts who will help you in all the basics of bamboo rafting such as riding the raft and gliding through the waters. Enjoy this rejuvenating activity right from dawn to dusk – lose yourself in the lap of Mother Nature for an unparalleled experience. While in Periyar tiger reserve, delight in a trekking experience through luxuriant forest sprawling throughout the region. Walk through narrow pathways and witness the best views of the lush-green thickets enveloping the place, lofty mountains surrounding your stay here. Enthrall with family and friends in this amazing bamboo rafting in Periyar tiger reserve with friends and family. Meal Types: Packed Lunch (1) Activities: Trekking and Bamboo Rafting Difficulty Level: Easy

    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    12% OFF

    2200


    2500

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    Alleppey
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity: What better way to tour the  beautiful backwaters of God's Own Country than Kayakaing through meadnering canals. Start your beautiful kayaking sightseeing tour at 6:30 AM.An experienced guide accompanies you beside your independent seat-on-top kayak through the lake and very narrow canals.Take time to marvel and admire the richness of vegetation and bird life as well as village activities.Safety measures are taken and a life jacket is provided.Sip on tea or tender coconut during the tour. before concluding it at 10:30 AM.

    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    1500


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    Alleppey
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity:Kerala, popularly called as “God’s Own Country” has all its reason to be called such. The backwaters of Kerala are in fact the most sought after destinations for different water activities, especially for kayaking. On this 4 hours kayaking tour that begins at 9:00AM, the kayakers can paddle through different settlements and witness their scenic and opulent beauty. This captivating and enchanting tour begins with your pick-up and transfer to the kayaking base at ThottathoduPallam. Following your arrival, attend a briefing session by the tour guides and acquire the kayaks and paddles from the camp. Post this, embark on the kayaking tour and after paddling for around 45 minutes, you will reach a hamlet called Kuppapuram. Following your arrival, savour on a delicious breakfast and take a shikara ride to the PanakalThode. Here onwards, continue rowing towards UmpikaranThode, which is one of the most scenic kayaking destination in Alleppey. While in this village, you can also get acquainted with the local life with a short village tour. Post this, get dropped at Muttel Bridge, from where, you can paddle through some of the smallest canals and streams. Continue kayaking till you reach the Minapally Lake, where you can board the supporting boat and visit some of the nearby destinations like Kannitta and Chungam. With the completion of these visits, the kayaking tour will come to an end.

    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    14% OFF

    1500


    1750

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    Cochin
    d8 Days n7 Nights

    7 N/8 D : Cochin-Munnar-Periyar-Alleppey-Kovalam-Kanyakumari What will you do : Leisure Activities, Tea Garden Walking Tours, Boat Cruise, Houseboat Cruise, Beach Activities, Water Sports, Sun Bathing, Sightseeing What will you see : Mattupetty Lake and Dam, Echo Point, International Blossom Garden, Eravikulam National Park, Kundale Lake, Periyar Lake, Napier Museum, Sri Padmanabha Temple, Kuthiramalika Museum, Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Vivekananda Rock For people who love to travel and explore new places, Kerala is one of the best destinations in India. The True Nature of Kerala Tour is packed with many delights and will help you take a diverse plunge. It will give you the golden chance to explore the beauty of various different forms from landscapes to scenic sights of the state. Starting from hill stations and capped mountains to tea gardens and from backwaters and houseboat cruising to various serene beaches, this is one experience that you will always cherish.

    Very Good 4.0

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    Kannur
    d1 Day

    The Kannur district is one of the oldest districts of Kerala. Formerly known as Cannanore, the district is of great historical and cultural significance. There are several tourist destinations in the district and one such place is the Payyambalam beach. Although lesser known as compared to beaches in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram, the Payyambalam beach offers great scenic beauty and a host of adventure activities to tourists.

    Very Good 4.0

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    Kannur

    Unwind with a boating experience at the winsome Payyambalam Beach located in the city of Kannur, Kerala. A resting ground among the bigwigs of Kerala, the sandy delight is also popular among tourists and is widely known for its pristine shores and turquoise waters. You can avail of this guided experience of around 10 minutes, anytime between 10am to 5pm. Be kilted with safety jackets. As you head into the waters of the Arabian Sea witness the scenery unfold before your eyes. Watch the great sea merge into the horizon. You also get a great view of the nearby park which has a beautiful sculpture of a Mother and Child installed in the centre. Head back refreshed with this short and sweet boat tour.  Duration: 10 minutes 

    Good 3.0

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