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The Shikkara trip

  • A four hours trip from purity in a thatched motorized canoe
  • Rate: 6000 INR for a maximum of 5 people
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  • The canoe take you across lake Vembanad at its widest point.
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  • You enter into the breathtaking beauty of the Kumarakom backwaters.
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  • During the trip you can stop to walk through the paddy fields.
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  • Get the taste of the village life along the banks.
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  • Exploring the labyrinthine network of waterways offers glimpses of a unique rural lifestyle, where water & land are inseparable.
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  • We recommend to do this trip in the morning, since the lake is active with fishermen collecting fresh water mussels & fishing.
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