Pick up (Check-in) time for all the cruises are at 11:30 am and dropping (Check-out) time is 09.00 am. The two and a half hours in between 9.00 am and 11:30 am is required for refilling and housekeeping activities of the houseboat.
Modest dress would be most appropriate while cruising the canals. The attire for sunbath should be used only in the open lakes.
The Fixed Menu is offering Typical Kerala cuisine. Any changes required will have to be intimated in advance. Pure Vegetarian dishes and Jain are also known to the cook.
Lunch: Rice, Sambar, Vegetables curries (3Nos), Fish fry, Salads, Pappad.
Evening: Tea / Coffee with snacks (banana fry).
Dinner: Rice, Chappathy, Vegetable curries (3Nos), and Chicken
Breakfast: Bread, butter, jam and eggs to order or Puttu Set with Banana, pappad and curry or Idli, Sambar, Chutney.
Narrow Canals and the normal village life around them are the most attractive part of the houseboat cruises. You will see women engaged in the daily chores of homely work (washing cloths, preparing fish, cleaning vessels etc.), children going to school, men and women working in the fields etc.
Famous snake boat Champakulam Chundan.
Visit Champakulam Church, which is more than 200 years old.
Nedumudy to visit the local market.
Mancompu for a village walk and visit Bhagavathy Temple
Karumady kuttan (believed to be a Budha statue).
Puthen Thodu, Karumadi canal, Bombay thodu etc. are long streaches of narrow canals.