from/per person Rs 8,607
  • 4 hours
  • Private
  • Pick-up
  • Drop-off


Enjoy the cooking demonstration with local lunch and boat cruise in backwaters of Cochin. Private guide ensures the full attention and safety while on tour. A perfect opportunity to savor the local delicacies of south India.


• Private local Guide.
• Backwater boat cruise.
• Welcome drink.
• Local Lunch.
• Visit to local family.
• Cooking Demonstration.
• Rent for Local dress.
• Fuel, surcharge and Government taxes.
• Private Chauffeur with AC car (Private car only)
• Hotel Pick and drop-off service (Private car only


• Tips and Gratuities.
• Anything not mentioned in Inclusions.


• Kerala backwaters are its most distinctive feature
• Visit local family of South India.
• Enjoy cooking demonstration of local south Indian food.
• Enjoy boat cruise in backwaters of Cochin.
• Get dressed up in local south Indian attire to feel the culture up-close.
• Visit the Cochin backwater island for fun activities like fishing and photography.
• Enjoy the service of Private Guide.

Additional Information

Join local guide at the Marine Drive jetty to board the boat cruise, which will take you to the nature filled backwaters of Cochin. Enjoy the lovely views from the other side of the city or initiate the conversation with local guide to know more about south Indian culture. 
Get ready to discover the tastes and flavours of South India once you reach the local family on one of the islands of Cochin backwaters. Learn all about South Indian cuisine, which is distinctly different from North Indian food. Southern dishes feature coconut oil and a different blend of spices.
Get dressed in local attire like traditional Golden border sari for ladies and mund or dhoti for gentleman to live the South Indian culture and hospitality up-close. 
Kerala takes pride in its rich cuisine, shaped through the years by a delicious mingling of Malabari, British, French and Arabian influences. There are dishes like Puttu, Appam, Idlis etc are the food to try when you travel to Cochin.
Use fresh, local ingredients and seasonal vegetables for dishes enhanced with spices such as turmeric, cumin, mustard seeds, pepper, chillies, ginger, and garlic, as you learn about Indian spice blending. You’ll also have a lesson on how to make some south Indian speciality dish.
Enjoy island activities like fishing, photography or toddy tapping etc in your free time.
This is the chance to learn all about Cochin food and how it’s made, and an opportunity to learn about local eating customs. Become the part of Cochin backwater and Indian family for the day – an experience that will last for long. 


Note:  Marine Drive Jetty, Cochin. Please look for the person carrying your name on placard to find a boat on Marine drive Jetty.
Meeting Points
Marine Drive Jetty, Cochin. Please look for the person carrying your name on placard to find a boat on Marine drive Jetty.
What to Remember
Please look for the person carrying your name on placard to find a boat on Marine drive Jetty.

Terms & Conditions

• Some tours require your original passport or Government ID (Pancard/Driving Licence/Aadhar Card), tripXOXO will not be responsible if you miss any tour where your passport or ID is mandatory. 
• tripXOXO reserves the rights to charge 100% No show charges if guest is not turning up on time for the pick up.
• No refund for partly utilized services.
•  Due to any uncontrollable circumstances i.e. (traffic conditions, vehicle breakdowns, delay by other guests, weather circumstances) if the tour gets delayed or cancelled, tripXOXO will provide alternate options if possible.
• Seating arrangement is done as per the availability & it is decided by Driver or Tour Guide.
• If in any case the guest does not show up on time and our vehicle departs from the pickup location then tripXOXO will not arrange for alternative transfer & no refund is provided for the missed tour.


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