India: Luxury Cruising on the Oberoi Vrinda

Glide through Kerala’s soothing landscape

Kochi - 2 N, Periyar - 2 N, Kumarakom - 2 N, Alleppey - 3 N

Imagine a luxurious cruise through the picturesque and lush backwaters of Kerala. Picture a relaxing sunset from a rooftop deck amidst gentle lapping of water and a balmy breeze. Elegant cabins with serene views of rice boats, village life and tropical greens.
Welcome aboard the luxury cruiser The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda, the only way to experience “God’s own country” in complete grandeur and style. As the cruise meanders through canals and lakes, unwind and rejuvenate in the peace and tranquillity of this photographer’s haven. Experience a way of life unique to this region with this vessel’s expert sightseeing guides. Absorb the rich tradition of Kerala while classical dancers in beautiful costumes provide enchanting performances on board. Prepare your palette for a range of exotic international and south Indian delicacies while the chef creates a completely personalised menu. This coupled with an exceptionally caring crew makes this intimate boat an unforgettable experience.

Journey - 9 Nights

  • Day 01 - Arrive Kochi
  • Day 02 - Kochi
  • Day 03 - kochi - Periyar
  • Day 04 - Periyar
  • Day 05 - Periyar - Kumarakom
  • Day 06 - Kumarakom
  • Day 07 - Kumarakom - Vrinda Cruise
  • Day 08 - Vrinda Cruise
  • Day 09 - Vrinda Cruise
  • Day 10 - Departure


  • Take a tour of the historic Fort Kochi in Kerala.
  • Interact with the majestic elephants at Periyar.
  • Breathe in the various fragrances at a spice plantation.
  • Participate in a hands on cooking class with a chef.
  • Cruise along the main waterways from Vembanad Lake to Alleppey.
  • Enjoy various entertaining events on Oberoi Vrinda.
  • A rice boat excursion along narrow rural waterways.
  • Savour an exclusive dining experience at a special venue.
Luxury Cruising on the Oberoi Vrinda


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