Kerala is called the land of backwaters and a place for houseboat cruise. Houseboats are the refurbished forms of old country boats called kettuvallams, have now become a symbol of Kerala’s rich cultural variety. These boats have a length of about 67 feet and a width of around 13 feet in the middle.
There are houseboats with fully furnished single room, double room and triple rooms. All of them have sundeck, private balcony with comfortable chairs, kitchen and toilet. In addition there is a separate rest room for the crew. Alappuzha and Kumarakom are the main backwater destination in Kerala, India.