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Best Houseboats Tours

House boats are floating homes which are mostly availed by the tourists who are on vacation. This type of accommodation is an innovative concept which lets one enjoy living on water. There are many different types of houseboats used and the best ones aim to provide privacy along with livability and mobility to visitors. House boats are different sized and can range from a size of yacht to small boat.

In India, houseboat stays are common in Goa, Kerala backwaters and on Dal Lake in Jammu and Kashmir.

Kerala houseboats – The houseboats of Kerala are usually bigger in size, slow moving and for leisure trips. These boats are about 70 feet long and 15 feet wide. Anjili wood is commonly used to make these boats. The boat’s exteriors are painted with oil of cashew nut. The accommodation and stay in houseboats in usually pleasant and one gets to enjoy some time living his life on water surface.

Kashmir houseboats – The houseboats floating on Dal Lake in Kashmir are usually stationary. Most of the houseboats date back to early 1900s. These are usually different sized and have a wood paneling inside. Most of the tourists visit Kashmir to get the feel of these boats.

Luxury houseboats, like any luxury hotel, have luxurious rooms with walls painted, good quality carpets and modern sanitary fittings. There are also many other different category houseboats.

 

Popular Packages

Package Name Duration Price Starts From Rating  
  One Night Houseboat Tour in Alleppey 2D 1N ₹ 5250 4.0 star View Details
  Surfing in Cokes Surf Camp 1D 1N ₹ 5179 4.0 star View Details
  Dive Safaris Aboard Mygenesis 1 to the Northern Islands 3D 2N ₹ 37601 4.0 star View Details
  Mesmerizing Kerala - 5 Nigths & 6 Days Ex. Mumbai 6D 5N ₹ 23950 4.0 star View Details
  Overnight Stay in a House Boat and Sightseeing in Alleppey 2D 1N ₹ 10440 4.0 star View Details
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    One Night Houseboat Tour in Alleppey
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    Alleppey
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity: Known as the Venice of India, Allepey is famous for it's azure blue backwaters and it's charming houseboats. Marvel at the breathtaking landscapes of God's Own Country while you sail peaceful on a wonderful houseboat. Start your journey with a pick up...

    Very Good 4.0
    32 ratings

    Starting from

    5250


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    Surfing in Cokes Surf Camp
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    Thulusdhoo
    d1 Day n1 Night

    About the Activity: Get picked up from the airport at around 11:00 PM and then transfer to Cokes Hostel and Surf Camp in Thulusdhoo, located at the end of the North Male Atoll, on the western part of the island.Experience the thrill of challenging waves that occur off th...

    Very Good 4.0
    24 ratings

    Starting from

    5179


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    Dive Safaris Aboard Mygenesis 1 to the Northern Islands
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    Phuket
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:Invoke in this exciting 3 days 2 night  tour in Mygenisis 1 to the Northern islands and enjoy diving in the crystal clear water.Start your tour after getting picked up from your hotel in Khao Lak and then depart from Tab Lamu at around 9:00 AM. The sai...

    Very Good 4.0
    32 ratings

    Starting from

    1% OFF

    37601


    38176

  • d6 Days n5 Nights

    About the Activity:Never be late to make use of this amazing opportunity to spend a quality time in the most visited part of South India, that is Kerala. Here is 6 day tour from Mumbai and covering the major tourist destinations in Kerala.The journey to Kerala will absol...

    Very Good 4.0
    29 ratings

    Starting from

    23950


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    Alleppey
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Experience:For history, Alleppey had a great significance as it was the major centre of trade during the time of ancient travellers even. For the current generation, Alleppey is more of a tourist destination, giving its guests enduring memories.Blessed by the M...

    Very Good 4.0
    28 ratings

    Starting from

    10440


  • d7 Days n6 Nights

    About the Activity:This is an intriguing call for all those who are planning to pack their bags for a trip to Kerala; this is from Delhi to the different parts of Kerala.Begin the journey from Munnar, the favourite hill station here and then never miss the chances to spo...

    Very Good 4.0
    30 ratings

    Starting from

    30000


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    Panaji
    d1 Day n1 Night

    About the Activity:The beaches, adventure activities and the exciting nightlife of Goa are famous, but if you want to experience Goa in a different way you should try an overnight houseboat tour in Goa. Beautifully handcrafted houseboats fitted with all modern luxuries a...

    Very Good 4.0
    34 ratings

    Starting from

    15000


  • d6 Days n5 Nights

    About the Activity:An incredible tour of Kerala lies here giving you the best chance to find yourself rejuvenated amid the epitome of serenity and natural beauty.Choose this 6 day sightseeing tour of the mesmerising God's Own Country starting from Cochin and going throug...

    Good 3.0
    24 ratings

    Starting from

    35000


  • d6 Days n5 Nights

    About the Activity: Make your vacation a special one as you head out for this amazing 6 days 5-night tour in Kerala along with your friends and family.Start your tour once you reach Cochin and head to Cherai beach. Check into the resort and indulge in some beach activiti...

    Good 3.0
    33 ratings

    Starting from

    40700


  • d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:Embark in this exciting trekking expedition in Kuari Pass and get a chance to explore the enduring beauty of this region.Arrive at Joshimath at anytime during the day and check into hotel with a introduction to your team in the evening.Start at around ...

    Very Good 4.0
    40 ratings

    Starting from

    7255


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    Leh
    d10 Days

    About the activity:Leh, located at 3400m, is a small town located in the Leh district and surrounded by the Himalayas.Embark on a magnificent 10 day bike trip from Leh to Srinagar as you maneuver through mountains, valleys and explore the magnificence that is the Himalay...

    Very Good 4.0
    38 ratings

    Starting from

    60000


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    Morjim
    h3 Hours

    About the Activity:Embark in this exciting house boat cruise and get a chance to explore the vivid beauty of this region.Make your vacation special with this unique experience on the backwaters of the tranquil Chapora River, on either day trips or enchanting overnight st...

    Very Good 4.0
    27 ratings

    Starting from

    12500


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    North Goa
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: Witness another side of Goa on the overnight houseboat cruise on the backwaters of Chapora River in North Goa.Start your trip after getting picked up from your hotel in an air conditioned vehicle. Begin your overnight cruise,at around ...

    Good 3.0
    25 ratings

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    6% OFF

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    Leh
    d4 Days n3 Nights

    About the Activity:Gear up for a 11 D/10 N long bike tour of Leh and other places in Kashmir, the therapeutic nature will give you the best time there.Arrive in Srinagar to start your bike tour of Leh, Kashmir and Ladakh, after reaching the airport, you will be transferr...

    Very Good 4.0
    30 ratings
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    Leh
    d15 Days n14 Nights

    About the Activity:Partake in a 15 D/ 14 N long bike tour of Leh and other places in Kashmir and then to Manali, feel proud of being an enthusiastic rider.Arrive in Srinagar, get transferred to a house boat where you will stay, have a nice ride in the Shikara, spend the ...

    Very Good 4.0
    41 ratings

    Starting from

    70000


Traveller Tales

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Gajaadhar Khanna

18 December 2014

The houseboat ride was extremely beautiful and seeing the beauty of the sunrise and sunset while in the river was breathtaking. We had a lot of fun and will definitely recommend it to our friends. and ...

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Jitendra Patil

14 December 2015

This was the perfect getaway for me and my wide,it was a very different goa for me , It redefined peace and tranquility for me! I came back feeling rejuvenated and happy! The Chapora river is beautiful...

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Ranjeet Bharadwaj

06 June 2015

One of the best activities that you can embark upon in Goa. It is a stunning cruise and the waters of Chapora River are so peaceful and calming. Had so much fun and beautiful time.