The backwater cycling tour will give you the opportunity to visit and experience the backwater villages and local life.

ARRIVAL  Cochin, Kerala
DEPARTURE  Cochin, Kerala
Modern Cycles Accommodation on Twin/Double sharing
Backup SUV Helmets
Activities as mentioned Bottled water and refreshments
Meals as mentioned Licenses and govt taxes
Travel Insurance


Trip Highlights:

  • Pristine beach of Marari
  • Coir making and fishermen villages
  • Home-stay experience
  • Backwater life at Alleppey and Kumarakom
  • Healthy local Keralan food
  • Local Temples and Churches

Additional information

Group SizeMin 2 > Max 8
Best SeasonYear -round

Day 1: Marari

We will meet you at Fort Kochi, after fixing your cycles we proceed to Marari. As we hit the beach road, the busy streets of Fort Kochi is left behind and we ride along the fishing villages bordered by coconut plantations on one side and the sea on the other side. We reach our destination, a stunning heritage villa for lunch. The rest of the time after lunch can be spent relaxing or participating in the in-house activities.

Cycling Distance : ~ 45 Kms  //  Hotel : Arakkal Heritage //  Meals :  – / L / D


Day 2: Alleppey

After breakfast we will start cycling the backroads in Alleppey, a coastal town famous for its backwaters. As we cycle through the small villages and country roads, we get to see how coconut husk is being processed and made into coir mats and ropes. The evening can be spent by taking a walk through the paddy fields, or meeting the local people or by taking a ride to the village market.

Cycling Distance : ~ 40 Kms  //  Hotel : Poopally Heritage  //  Meals :  B / L / D


Day 3: Kumarakom

Today we are taking some less travelled route to reach Kumarakom. You will see the paddy fields and backwater canals all the way. Enjoy meeting some local people and have a visit to famous Chambakulam church as well. In between we will use a local ferry to cross the river.

Cycling Distance : ~ 30 Kms  //  Hotel : Coco Bay  //  Meals :  B / L / D


Day 4: Cochin

Packing bags our tour leader and driver transfer you to Kochi only to depart with a bag full of happy and fun filled memories. As always, we make sure you’re going to come back to discover newer routes and engage with the Keralan people.

Cycling Distance : ~ 20 Kms  //  Hotel : NA //  Meals :  B / – / –

Backwater Cycling Tour