Boating in Kozhikode
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What will you experience
Explore Kozhikode's scenic Backwaters
2-Hour Speedboat Rides
Spot Different Species Of Birds
About the Activity
- Kozhikode, a coastal gem in Kerala, India, brims with history and natural splendour. Discover its sandy beaches, ancient ports, and vibrant markets, offering a perfect blend of culture and serenity.
- Famed for its delectable Malabar cuisine and warm hospitality, Kozhikode's lush landscapes, such as Kappad Beach and Beypore, beckon travellers to explore the treasures of this enchanting city.
Activities in Kozhikode Boating:
- Arrive at Kozhikode's scenic boating centre, greeted by friendly staff and the team of Universal Adventure, after that choose your preferred boat type.
- Pick according to choice from paddle boats, rowboats, or pedal boats for a delightful 2-hour boating experience.
- Cruise along serene backwaters, soaking in the picturesque landscapes and gentle breeze.
- Glide past historical landmarks like Kappad Beach, retracing the steps of Vasco da Gama.
- Take a break at a charming waterfront eatery, savouring local snacks and refreshing beverages.
- Venture into lush mangrove forests, marvelling at the rich biodiversity and unique ecosystem.
- Spot the different species of birds and local species, a paradise for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts.
- Bid farewell to the captivating boating experience, forever carrying memories of Kozhikode's scenic beauty.
Know before you book
- Always wear a provided life jacket while on the boat, regardless of your swimming abilities. It ensures your safety in case of an emergency.
- Children and non-swimmers must be accompanied by adults during the boating ride to ensure their safety.
- Follow the designated capacity of the boat and avoid overloading it. Exceeding the boat's capacity can jeopardize the safety and stability of the boat.
- Check weather conditions before heading for boating. Avoid boating during heavy rain, storms, or high winds, as they can be dangerous.
- Respect the designated operating hours of boating as specified by the authorities.
- Do not carry any flammable, sharp, or hazardous items on the boat to prevent accidents.
- Maintain the cleanliness of the lake and surroundings by not littering. Dispose of waste in designated bins only.
- Consumption of alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited during boating to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
- Follow all instructions provided by the boat operators or guides for a smooth and safe boating experience.
- If you plan to take photographs during the ride, ensure that you handle your camera or mobile device securely to prevent accidental drops in the water.
- Remain seated while the boat is in motion. Standing or moving around can disturb the balance of the boat.
- Avoid disturbing wildlife or birds while boating to preserve the natural habitat of the lake.
- Familiarize yourself with the emergency procedures and exit points on the boat in case of any unforeseen circumstances.
- Be aware of any age restrictions for boating and follow them accordingly.
- If you plan to engage in swimming activities, ensure that you are a proficient swimmer and take necessary precautions.
- In case of minor injuries or medical issues, a first aid kit may be available. Inform the boat operators.
Things to Carry
- Food and Water Supplies
- Proper Clothing
- Id Proof
- UA Voucher
Frequently Asked Quetions
Where can I enjoy boating in Kozhikode?
Boating is available at the Kozhikode Beach and the backwaters of Kallai River.
What types of boats are available for boating in Kozhikode?
Motorboats, pedal boats, and traditional wooden boats (valloms) are available for boating.
Can I go boating with my family and kids?
Yes, boating in Kozhikode is family-friendly, and kids can enjoy the experience.
What is the duration of a typical boating ride?
The duration varies depending on the type of boat and package, ranging from 15 minutes to an hour.
Are life jackets provided during boating?
Yes, life jackets are provided for safety, and it is mandatory to wear them.
Are there any age or health restrictions for boating?
Generally, there are no age restrictions, but elderly or those with health concerns should consult before boarding.
What is the best time to go boating in Kozhikode?
Boating is available throughout the year, but the weather is pleasant from October to March.
Can I enjoy boating during monsoon season?
Boating may be restricted during heavy rainfall for safety reasons.
Is it necessary to make a prior booking for boating?
Booking in advance is recommended, especially during peak tourist seasons.
Can I carry snacks or beverages during the boating ride?
Bringing snacks or beverages on board may not be allowed; it's better to check with the boating operators.