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Pranay Rao

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  • Pranay Rao
  • Lives in Gurgaon
  • 1 Review
  •  1 reader

"Paradise found"

  • Posted Oct 20, 2017
Multi coloured sunsets with the crimson sun setting into the beautiful blue backwaters and lip smacking Kerala parotha and appam combined with refreshing coconut water and heavenly ayurvedic massages. Whats not to like?
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  • Suresh
  • Lives in Marisa
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  • 95 Reviews
  •  9 helpful votes
  •  2941 readers

"A secret Trip to the Backwaters"

  • Posted Oct 20, 2017
Best part of Kerala is early morning when the Kapi Stall brothers hands stretch up in the air as long as 1meter to make you a cup of filter coffee is what I loved at Kumarakom! Taj Stay is simply relaxing and best of hospitality and The staff ensured I learn to make my Vegetable stew! I got to complete my painting too and watched endless movies with seafood from the river to my lap!
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Dinesh Gupta

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  • Dinesh Gupta
  • Lives in Delhi
  • 2 Reviews
  •  1 reader

"An idyllic place to stay in houseboat & enjoyment of backwaters, sip on coconut water, taste the aut"

  • Posted Oct 20, 2017
Beautiful, calm & insight of village life of remote Kerala with capillaries of backwaters, lakes, fishing and nature watching.
Drink only bottled water, / coconut water and load you pursue with cash as ATMs may not be readily available.
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Rajiv Bhandari

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  • Rajiv Bhandari
  • Lives in Bangalore
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  • 5 Reviews
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"Great experience"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted Oct 2, 2017
Great time with family in the peaceful backwaters. Excellent view and enjoyed time in the house boat trip especially. Other sight seeing options were birds sanctuary although didn't get a chance to visit but definitely worth visiting. House boats are highly recommended in Kumarkom.
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Dharmendra Motaval

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  • Dharmendra Motaval
  • 2 Reviews
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  •  152 readers

"Good to see the nature. Truly say that Kerala is gods own coumtry"

  • 5.5/7
  • Posted Jun 2, 2017
We had house boat ride for day cruise & it is excellent experience for all of us. Even houseboat staff prepare the very good north Indian food.
Side seen is very good & you can catch all the photo graph of the lake which is biggest lake in Asia.
Hotel experience is not good as this is the village area as people do not know Hindi / English.
House boat staff is very good & they are helpful to us
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