Kerala Houseboats

The Houseboats of Kerala are converted Kettuvallams. (In the Malayalam language “kettu” means tying and “Vallam” which means a boat made by trying together pieces of wood – the two together make the local name “kettuvallam” is the most ideal way for backwater cruise. Houseboats were large barges used to carry goods. It is made of wood planks and coir rope and then coated with black resin made from boiled cashew nuts shells.


Honeymoon houseboat in Kerala is the most wanted/desired honeymoon package. The luxuary houseboats have one or two bedrooms, a deck, lounge and kitchen. Cruise along the waterways is a captivating experience. The houseboat floats along the villages, paddy fields, temples, water lilies etc. Kerala offers a wide range of houseboat cruises with all facilities with a comfortable accommodation to make your honeymoon memorable.


  • Wall Cupboards
  • Wall Fan
  • High Quality Vinyl Flooring
  • Teakwood Wall Finishing
  • Mosquito Repellent
  • AC
  • Living Area with Dining table & Chairs
  • Separate Sitting Chairs
  • TV & DVD