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Canal kayaking & local refreshments

Canal kayaking & local refreshments

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I grew up in the backwaters and canals of Kerala - "God's Own Country". Raised on a daily dose of shell, towel & rod fishing, navigating country boats and swimming unexplored & less frequented river and canal routes, I've always been tuned into the the magic of the backwater experience. After a decade in the U.S. which included a combination of hosting on Airbnb and pursuing outdoor…
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Jeffrey

What we’ll do

Backwater Exploration is most magical in the mornings from 6:00 AM onwards, or in the afternoon after 4 PM. During both these slots temple music, many varieties of birds, village life is all abundantly visible. We will be sticking to the evening slot so please plan to be at Jeff's Riverside Homestay, near Kallumada bridge at 4:00 pm We will start from Jeff's Riverside Homestay which is…

What else you should know

This experience is available to kids also as we have 2.5 person kayak which can accommodate 2 adults and a child. I will either ride on a separate one person Kayak or ride with you.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Water will be provided. Fresh Bananas from the farm will be provided if available.
Transportation
A semi-new Kayak, which is light enough to carry
Equipment
Lifejacket with attached whistle, Backrest for comfortable seating

What to bring

A hat & shades are recommended when Sunny.

Where you'll be

We will passing homes on either side of the river, parked country boats and motor boats, a temple finally reaching Chungum Bridge: One of the bigger bridges in Kottayam, the waterway leading to it is lined on both sides with huge houses.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

This experience is available to kids also as we have 2.5 person kayak which can accommodate 2 adults and a child. I will either ride on a separate one person Kayak or ride with you.
Jeffrey
kayaking
Canal kayaking & local refreshments
New experience
₹2,000 per person
New experience
₹2,000 per person