Kollam Backwater Tours

Kollam backwaters are one of the most beautiful backwater destinations in Kerala, located at a distance of 70 km from Trivandrum. Kollam is situated near the famous Ashtamudi Lake and is one of the most scenic landscapes that Kerala has to present. 30% of Kollam town is covered by Ashtamudi Lake, making it the gateway to the magnificent backwaters of Kerala. The backwaters of Kollam are a great way to observe nature flourishing in its best form here.

The Kollam backwaters are best explored on traditional Kerala houseboats. The backwater tour from Kollam to Alappuzha is the longest cruise in Kerala. This boat ride from Kollam to Alappuzha takes 8 hours and is a delightful ride, passes through lakes, canals water-bound villages. There are small restaurants lined up on the shores where you can stop and have a taste of local cuisine. Some important must see destinations on the banks of the Kollam backwaters includes the Sasthamkotta fresh water lake, Thirumullavaram beach, Subramanya temple, Rameshwara temple and other tour sites. Kollam backwater tour remains most memorable moments of your trip, which you shall not forget for the rest of your life.