Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala
Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala
Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala
Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala
Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala

Kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala

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Kottayam, Kerala

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What will you experience


2 Hours of Experience


High Quality Safety Equipment


Gentle River Whispers of Water


Thrilling Water Adventure


Rural Charm and beauty


Green landscapes and Placid Lakes

About the Activity

Activity LocationKottayam near Kumarakom, Kerala
Activity Duration2 Hours
Batch Size6 People can go at a Time
Kayak TypeDouble Kayak
Time Slot06 AM to 10 AM & 02 PM to 06 PM
Age LimitAbove 18 Years
Max. Weight LimitBelow 100 Kg

About Kottayam, Kerala: 

  • Kottayam is a district located in the southwestern part of the state of Kerela which is known for its serene landscapes, mesmerising water bodies and cultural heritages.
  • Every year Kottayam attracts many tourists because of its historical masterpieces and natural landscapes but one activity which is a must-try in Kottayam is Kayaking.

About Kayaking in Kottayam:

  • Start your day by reaching the Kayaking point in Kottayam near Kumarakom where you will have your serene experience of a Kayaking ride in the lap of nature.
  • After reaching the site you will be welcomed by our team of experienced and professional guides who will then brief you on the safety instructions and basic Kayaking techniques.
  • After the session ends you will wear the necessary safety gear and will be ready to sail your kayaks in the backwaters of this pristine place.
  • The instructor will then take the Kayak to the edge of the riverside and will start paddling the kayak into the water body.
  • As the Kayak starts gliding over the water you will feel a sense of adrenaline rush coming in your body while you admire the beauty of the surroundings.
  • The natural green lush landscapes of the Kottayam will bring you closer towards the nature of this beautiful place while you sail more into the calm waters of the place.
  • After a total duration of 2 hours, the instructor will bring you back to the riverside and you will capture a few last moments of this peaceful ambience.
  • You will have the feeling of accomplishment of experiencing this wonderful Kayaking adventure ride in the tranquil beauty of Kottayam.

Package Option

Kayaking - Evening Slot

2 Hours

749 per person


Booked 200 times

Kayaking - Morning Slot

2 Hours

749 per person

2 Hours
  • Life jacket and other safety gear
  • Instructions from Expert
  • 2 Hours of Kayaking
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Any Travel Expenses


  • The timing of the activity will be between 02 PM to 06 PM.
  • Kayaking will be of Double Seater and will be for 2 Hours.

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Know before you book

Age Limit:

  • Children below the age of 18 years are not eligible for the Kayaking activity.

Weight Limit:

  • Participants must be below the weight of 100 kg to go for the Kayaking in Kottayam.

Reporting Early:

  • Arrive at your kayaking location with ample time to spare. This allows for gear setup, and safety briefings, and ensures you start your adventure stress-free.

Snug Clothing & Avoid Cotton:

  • Wear any clothing you are comfortable with. Prefer, nylon or synthetic fabrics or clothing that is moisture-wicking.

Trained Expert:

  • Be respectful of the instructions of your Instructor and avoid unnecessary actions to kayak safely and also for the well-being of the marine creatures underwater. 

Check Package Details:

  • Carefully examine the inclusions and exclusions of our package and make the bookings accordingly to avoid any disputes later.

Weather Constraints:

  • Adverse weather conditions may ruin the conduct of the activity. Hence, you need to be prepared for either the cancellation or rescheduling of the activity. 

Consumption of Drugs and Alcohol:

  • Never consume drugs or alcohol before or during kayaking. These substances impair your judgment and coordination, increasing the risk of accidents.

Things to Carry

  • Extra Pair of Cloth
  • Sunscreen and Hat
  • Snacks and Water
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

Do I need any prior experience to go kayaking in Kottayam?

No, you don't necessarily need prior kayaking experience to enjoy kayaking in Kottayam. Many kayaking operators offer guided tours and provide basic instructions and safety equipment for beginners. 

Are there any safety precautions I should be aware of while kayaking in Kottayam?

While kayaking, it's important to follow the safety guidelines provided by the kayaking operator. This may include wearing a life jacket at all times, staying hydrated, avoiding excessive sun exposure, and listening to the instructions given by the guide.

How much does kayaking in Kottayam cost?

The per-person cost of Kayaking in Kottayam is 750 INR. The price may vary according to the popularity of the activity.

Can I go kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala?

Yes, you can go kayaking in Kottayam, Kerala. Kottayam is known for its beautiful backwaters, lakes, and rivers, which provide excellent opportunities for kayaking and other water activities.

Where can I go kayaking in Kottayam?

There are several places in Kottayam where you can go kayaking. The most popular place is near Kumarakom where you can experience Kayaking adventure.

Are there any age restrictions for kayaking in Kottayam?

Yes, there are age restrictions for Kayaking in Kottayam. Children below the age of 18 years are not allowed for the activity.

What is the best time to go kayaking in Kottayam?

The best time to go kayaking in Kottayam is during the winter season, which lasts from September to March. The weather during this period is pleasant and ideal for outdoor activities.

How long does a typical kayaking trip in Kottayam last?

 The duration of a kayaking trip in Kottayam is generally 2 hours which includes briefing as well as a Kayak ride.

What should I wear and bring for kayaking in Kottayam?

It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes that you don't mind getting wet. Lightweight and quick-drying materials are preferable. You should also bring a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.

What are the operational timings of the Kayaking in Kottayam activity?

Kayaking in Kottayam starts from 6 AM to 10 AM and then from 2 PM to 6 PM.