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Kerala Backwaters, Kerala

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#1 of 170 in Nature in Kerala
Kerala Backwaters, a crisscrossing network of coastal waterways navigable by boat, provide one of the region's most efficient transportation options and tourist attractions. More than 900 km (560 mi) of lagoons, canals, lakes, and estuaries make up the network, and draw visitors from around the world looking to glide lazily under palm trees and past traditional villages on a houseboat. Explore this massive network of water-routes by renting a boat, as this makes for the easiest mode of transport and allows you to get an up-close glimpse of a region nearly frozen in time. Kerala Backwaters is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Kerala Edition.
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  • On our tour to Kerala we stayed overnight on the blue jelly houseboat, the chefs were fantastic, the food was amazing. We also took a Canoe ride down the backwaters, would recommend seeing everything ...  more »
  • Thank you to our superb crew who gave us the trip of a lifetime. We felt very looked after and welcomed. We have never tasted such great food. We have some wonderful memories and photos of life from t...  more »
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