Kerala - the beauty of India’s tropical Malabar Coast, is a state that celebrates its geography to the fullest. The state is known for its scenic palm-lined coasts, backwaters, and its vast network of canals, which are perfect for cruises and sailing tours in Kerala. It is a place where you can see the sea and the mountains, you can trek on the Western Ghats as well as you can book a stay at a houseboat that will take you along the length and breadth of the backwaters. Kerala is also famous for its coffee, chocolate, and spices, the likes of which you may not find anywhere else in the country. The best activity you can go for while in Kerala is to go sailing across the backwaters in your houseboat. Cruising is a luxury you will enjoy in the quiet waters of Kerala, as you watch everyday life pass by and local people going on with their daily lives on the banks of the canals. You can be in the the houseboat for a few hours or for days. The shortest trip you can go for here is from Cochin to Alleppey in a houseboat for four hours.
If you have a few days to spare in this tropical country, You can go for a tour of the state from Mumbai for five nights and six days, or you can stay at the C G H Spice Village in Thekkady, or book a stay at the C G H Coconut Lagoon in Kumarakom. The Spice Village gives you a sense of living in a mountain tribal village, maintaining all the old ways of life and amongst the flora and fauna. Coconut Lagoon can only be reached via water, and this famous houseboat tourism centre is a place to relax over the weekend. So book the best cruises and sailing tours in Kerala for a true experience of the Keralite life.