Motor boats and speed boats are available for
hire at cheaper rates. One can have fishing using
hooks or nets, rowing in country rafts, swimming
or water skating in lake, etc.
Average seat capacity per motor boat is 30 inside
and 15 chairs on deck. Boats will pick the tourist
parties from or drop them at Ernakulam, Thanneermukkom,
Vechoor, Pathiramanal, Kumarakom, Kottayam, Alleppey,
R-block, Kollam, etc.
Motor boats can be hired per hour / per day. The
serene enjoyable boat trip takes one to Kumarakom
Bird Sanctury, Pathiramanal, Thannermukkom saline
water barrier, Vechoor kayal, R-block or to anywhere
in and around the lake Vembanad. One can get rejuvenated
after a boat ride.
Speed boat journey over the waters is an exhilarating
experience. Maximam capacity is 4 per speed boat.
The rent is calculated per hour.
House boat travel or stay also is arranged as
The State Government of Kerala has approved the Home Stay Units
in Puthenpura Tourist Enclave. Bath attached double
bed rooms are available. A hall also will be provided
for guests. Rest and relaxation in cozy couches
soothened by the lake breeze on the bank of vembanad
is unforget table. Night stay could also be arranged
in boats in the lake.
Cheepunkal is the best venue for holidays and
tours. Swimming, rowing in country rafts, fishing
with hooks or nets, water skating, etc. are the
holiday attraction. One cannot afford to miss
these means of relaxation.