Even the Air Smells the Coir and Wood,Spend Holiday at Alumkadavu Backwaters, Kollam
Experience the Beauty of Alumkadavu Backwaters


We know that the backwater world of Kerala is the main reason drawing large number f tourists to India. The compelling part is the travel in a traditional houseboat and saying with the rhythm of breeze from backwaters. Your sense gets complete relief and enthusiasm only when your belly is filled with delicious taste. The one among and the most important aspect of a tour to distant places is to taste the new flavors. Foreigners are really anxious to taste the Kerala cuisine with sea foods. Fresh catch of fishes is made on the boat which can be cooked at that point itself by professional cooks. Every package allows the last day of the tour to backwater tour at Alleppey or Kumarakom. These are the frequent hub for tourists but there are some offbeat destinations that are equally bewitching. Here can be charming as you will be away from the crowd. With full freedom and privacy, you can enjoy your tour. So it is better to pick an offbeat destination for your backwater tour. Then start it with the main hub where the construction of houseboat has first started. Alumkadavu in Kollam is the place known for the construction of houseboats. Also, the first houseboat was crafted here. The houseboat was made using Eco-friendly products like coconut fiber, bamboo poles and wood. No one has imagined that the traditional kettuvallams can now serve the purpose of Kerala tourism and foreigners are keening checking out the best Kerala houseboat packages price and they book a comfortable one among the list that satisfies their needs. Depending on types of houseboats the price ranges like upper decks, number of rooms etc. The technology is so developed that this ancient water transportation medium has completely changed its form but the hands behind its construction are detailing such a way that the old charm is not spoiled. Visit Alamkadavu as the villages abundant with coconut groves, banana trees, palm trees and mango trees. This village also produces the best coir which is abundant in Kollam. 


The longest backwater route is that of Alleppey to Kollam taking 8 hours. One benefit you can get at Allumkadavu is that a budget friendly houseboat and tour can be picked at ease. The location is just 2 kilometers from Kollam and nested in the shores of Kayamkulam lake in Karunagapally. More than a houseboat cruise, stepping out and visiting ship building yard is the attractive part. Here you can see many skilled craftsmen who are busy showcasing their talent on constructing houseboats. The interesting part is no nails or screws are used in joining the planks together. The wood of jack fruit tree tied with coir rope is made to join the ends that why it is called as pure Eco-friendly. Understanding the construction is a compelling activity. Watch it for a floating conference hall that can accommodate 35 people consisting a podium and public addressing system. It is one of its kind in the world. 


Next, make a visit to coir processing location where women are seen tieing the coir from coconut strips.Find out how the Chinese fishing nets are erected. Inner skirts of the village are presented before by a canal tour in a small canoe. Since the natives depend on fishing for their livelihood, fresh catch of a variety of fishes can be bought. The real benefit of taking part in a backwater tour is that food, fun and village visit is possible in a just single package. Nowadays most of the tourists are asking for Kerala backwater packages that not only stresses on a houseboat voyage but provides all necessary experience for understanding the village life of Kerala. Thus the travel planners are crafting packages in such a way that it would provide more opportunities for the tourists. If you want to enjoy these in extreme privacy, then Alumkadavu is a perfect place to explore new things. To enjoy it to best, then set out during August to may with timing from morning 6 am to 6 pm. To welcome the guest,luxurious resorts are set up across the place providing Ayurvedic treatments also. 



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