Sunrise Cruise

Sunrise Cruise
Time Required: 3 Hrs Difficulty Level: Easy
Available Timings: 6 AM to 9 AM Best Suited: Bird lovers and Lilly lovers who love to explore local life and culture
Cruise through the beautiful canals in a motorised canoe
Black coffee/tea with cookies
Typical Kerala style breakfast
Village life experience
Opportunity to watch toddy tapping
Complimentary water bottles

A canoe ride is one of the best ways to explore the scenic backwaters of Kerala. During the sunrise cruise, travellers can witness exotic birds and blooming lilies. During the journey, you will get an opportunity to experience local life and culture. An authentic Kerala style breakfast will also be served to you. Since the cruise takes place in the morning session, you can expect pleasant weather and lighting will be ideal for photography. The experience will leave you refreshed and rejuvenated.

The check-in point for the canoe cruise is near the Cheepunkal Bridge at Kumarakom. Please inform us in advance if you would like to avail our pick up and drop services. Once you reach the spot, safety jackets and basic safety instructions will be given to you. Our guide will then take you to the canoe. With the assistance of our experienced and knowledgeable guide, you will enjoy the canoe ride for about 3 hours. The pleasant views of blooming lilies and colourful birds will be the highlight of your cruise. You will also be able to interact with locals on the banks and get an authentic experience of the daily village life. During the journey, you will be served hot black coffee or tea along with cookies. An authentic Kerala-style breakfast will also be arranged during the cruise.

  • Many exotic birds can be spotted in the morning time
  • Ideal for all types of travellers
  • A unique way to experience the true backwater life
  • Scenic views and abundant natural beauty
  • Opportunity to experience the authentic Kerala style breakfast
    • Heavy rain can affect the cruise
    • Not ideal for tiny kids and infants
  • Take sunglasses, binoculars, caps and an extra pair of clothes
  • An ideal time for photography
  • Tell your guide in advance if you love to experience local family visit
  • Insurance is not included as part of the package


Get in touch with us

Canoe Kerala

E: [email protected] P: +91 94000 10300

Cheepunkal, Kumarakom, Kerala, India