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EXOTIC BACKWATER CRUISE PACKAGES
Exclusively from
DISTRICT TOURISM PROMOTION COUNCIL KOLLAM
(DTPC KOLLAM 2012-13)
(a Govt. of Kerala Agency for Backwater Tourism Promotion)

 
District Tourism Promotion Council, Kollam (DTPC Kollam) is the only Govt. agency rendering its hospitality at Kollam (Quilon) for all backwater lovers by offering innovative and customized backwater cruise packages.

Tariffs are subject to change without notice. Please reconfirm it through our booking office.

Note: - November 15th to December 15th - 25% more
           December 15th to January 15th - 50% more
           January 15th to February 15th - 15% more


 
HOUSE BOAT CRUISE PACKAGES
 
 

A.ECONOMY PACKAGES

1. ROUND THE TRIP CRUISE (This house boat cruise covers various islands in Ashtamudi backwaters for the entire day)

Departure - 11 am at Kollam
Arrival - 5 pm at Kollam

Tariff:
One bedroom - 2 pax      - Rs.5000
Two bedrooms - 4 pax     -Rs.5500/-
(Lunch included) (Tax extra)

2. SEE AND SLEEP CRUISE (A day cruise with over night stay in the blue waters)

Departure - 2 pm at Kollam
Overnight stay - 6 pm to 7 am
Arrival: - Second day - 8 am at Kollam

Tariff
One Bed room - 2 (pax)     - 5000/-
Two bed room - 4 (pax)      - 5500/-
(Dinner and breakfast included) (Taxes extra)

3. STAR NIGHT CRUISE (A house boat cruise covering sunset hours in backwater & star night stay in the mid of water column)

Departure - 5 pm at Kollam
Overnight stay - 6 pm to 7 am
Arrival: - Second day - 8 am at Kollam

Tariff
One Bed room - 2 (pax)     - 4000/-
Two bed room - 4 (pax)      - 5000/-
(Dinner and breakfast included) (Taxes extra)

B. GATEWAY CITY PACKAGES

This Gateway city packages connects backwater cities in Kerala viz. Kollam/Alappuzha/Kumarakom/Kottayam & Kochi by Kollam DTPC’s prestige house boat cruises.

1. KOLLAM - KOLLAM
(One full day & night stay 22 hrs)

Tariff:-
Single bed room (2 Pax)    - Rs.7500/-
Two bed room ( 4 pax)      - Rs.9200/-
(Taxes Extra)
(If trip start at 11 a.m. from Kollam it will be back at Kollam by next morning 9 a.m.)

2. KOLLAM - THOTTAPPALLY (One way trip - 22 hrs)

Tariff:-
Single bed room ( 2 Pax)  - Rs.9000/-
Two bed room (4 pax)      - Rs.10, 000/-
(Taxes extra)

3. KOLLAM - ALAPPUZHA ( one way)

a. One full day and night stay)

Tariff:-
Single bed room (2 Pax)   - Rs.14000/-
Two bed room (4 pax)      - Rs.16000/-
(Taxes extra)

b. Two Day and Two Night

Tariff:-
Single Bed room (2Pax)    - Rs. 19,000/-
Two Bed Room (4pax)      - Rs. 23,000/-
(Taxes extra)

4. KOLLAM - ALAPPUZHA -KUMARAKAM/KOTYTAYAM
(Two days & two night)

Tariff:-
Single bed room (2 Pax)  - Rs.22, 000/-
Two bed room (4 pax)     - Rs.26,000/-
(Taxes extra)

5. KOLLAM - ALAPPUZHA - KOCHI
(Two days & two nights)

Tariff:-
Single bed room (2 Pax)   - Rs.24,000/-
Two bed room (4 pax)      - Rs.28,000/-
(Taxes extra)

Note: - The tourists can decide the departure & arrival points any where they like (Say from Alumkadavu to Alleppey/from Alleppey to Amrithapuri Ashram/Kollam to Alappuzha/Kochi to Kollam/Kumarakom to Kollam etc. According to this the tariff may change). Rates quoted above are for Non A/C boat. For A/C boat extra Rs.1000/- per room per day. It will provide from 6pm to 6 am only. Based on request we will provide house boat trips from Alleppey to Kumarakom, Kochi, Thottappally, Kollam etc.

 
CANAL CRUISE
 
 


DTPC offers unique country craft cruise at Munroe Island - a typical backwater Island village of Kerala, which provides at true life of Kerala.

Trip operates Two times a day

Morning Cruise - 9 am
After noon cruise - 2.00 pm

Tariff:-
Rs.500/- per person

Tourist Boat Section

The Adventure Park Boating Section of DTPC offers wide range of Luxury boats, Pedal Boats, Rowing boats for backwater cruise to Ashtamudi Lake.

CONDUCTED TOURS

Customized tour packages covering all places of interest/activities etc

YOGA TRAINING AT ADVENTURE PARK

Morning session: 6.30 am to 7.30 am
Evening session: 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm
   
     
 
RESORT STAY
 
 


Green Channel Resort , Alumkadavu (+91 476 2628134
)
Non A/c: Rs..550/-
Deluxe A/c: Rs. 1,200/-
Single A/c: Rs. 900/-

Lake Sagar Resort,  Paravoor  (+91 474 2514300, 2517000, 2518000)

Non A/c:  Rs. 1,100 + tax
A/c Rs: 1,500+ tax

   
     
 
CONDUCTED TOURS
 
 

One day tour – 0900 hrs To 1700 hrs  – Rs. 2,000/- (2 pax)
Extra person Rs. 500 each (Rate is inclusive of Lunch, Tea and snacks) 

  • Kundara - Kottarakara Ganapathi temple - Kathakali Museum-Malamel Temple - Kottukal Cave - Chadayamangalam Jadayu Rock - Vattathil thangal waterfall.

Two day tour - 0900 hrs to Second day 1700 hrs  - Rs. 5,000/- (2 pax)
Extra person Rs. 1,000 each ( Rate is inclusive of Lunch, Dinner, breakfast, Tea and snacks / stay in approved home stay unit of department of Tourism)

  • Fist day - Kundara - Kottarakara temple - Kathakali museum - Malamel Temple - Kottukkal cave temple - Chadayamangalam jadayurock - Thenmala Musical fountain thenmala.
  • Second day - Thenmala Butterfly park - Palaruvi- Thenmala Eco tourism sight seeing

Kollam - Ashtamudi - Kollam

One day tour with boating - 0900 hrs To 1700 hrs   Rs. 150/person.
Operate only with  minimum 50 persons.
Rate is exclusive of food & hire charge of vehicle .  We will provide food  (Lunch, Tea and Snacks for an extra payment of Rs. 100/- per person.)

  • Police Museum- Children’s park- Adventure park- Boating (max.1 hr)(LUNCH )
    Neendakara Fishing Harbour- Light house Thangassery - Thangassery backwater - Kollam    beach.

1. KOLLAM - KOLLAM TOUR

Sl. No Place Distance from town
1 Kollam Beach 3 km
2 Kollam fishing harbour 3.5 km
3 Thangassery Fort                4 km
4 Thangassery Backwater Drive/Light House 4.5 km
5 Thirumullavaram beach 5.5 km
6 Neendakara Fishing Harbour 9 km
7 Panmana Ashramam 24 km
8 Green Channel Resort , alumkadavu 26 km
9 Vallikkavu - Amruhapuri Ashram 38 km
10 Azheekkal Beach - Tsunami Memorial Museum 34 km
11 Krishnapuram Palace 38 km
12 Oachira  32 km
 
 

2. ILLAM TO KOLLAM

Sl. No Place Distance from town
1 KUNDARA 14 km
2 Kottarakara Temple/Kathakali Museum 24 km
3 Maruthimala 35 km
4 Vattathil thangal Waterfalls 57 km
5 Chadyamangalam Jadayu Rock        48 km
6 Kottukkal Cave Temple 49 km
7 Malamel Temple 42 km
8 Meenmutti Water 54 km
9 Kulathupuzha Temple 50 km
10 Thenmala 66 km
11 Palaruvi  74 km
12 Aryankavu Temple  72 km
13 Punalur Hanging Bridge  46 km
14 Pattazhi Temple   36 km
 
   
     
 

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