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The Tale Of Ayamanam - A Village Tour

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Trip Overview

Kuttanad is also called "Rice Bowl of Kerala" is a green village with full of paddy fields. Experience the backwater lifestyle of Keralites.


  • Enjoy the traditional canoe ride.
  • Guided walking tour of the Kuttanad village.
  • Pay a visit to the village home that found a place in Arundhati Roy's book.
  • Interaction with a Kathakali (dance art form) master.
  • Treat your taste buds with homemade Kerala style lunch.


Detailed Overview

Start your local immersion with a cruise on a Traditional canoe through the narrow, winding canals and catch the scenic daily life of the bordering houses. Walk in the heart of this typical Kuttanad village, Ayamanam - home of Arundhathi Roy’s novel ‘The God of Small Things’, surrounded by paddy fields and identify the snake's abodes, sacred to earliest habitats. The exotic beauty of the place as described in the novel is not merely the product of a highly imaginative mind. With Lake Vembanad bordering its western side and the River Meenachil flowing through it, the village has been abundantly blessed with Nature’s bounty. Rice fields cover two-thirds of the village. 



  • Report at Ayamanam village by 7:00 am,
  • We will start the tour after a quick briefing and introduction with your host and guide,
  • Being the tour with a canoe ride through the waterways of the village.
  • Visit the home of Arundathi Roy's novel - "The God of Small Things"
  • Interact with Kathakali master and understand the nitty-gritty of the rather intricate art form.
  • End the tour with an authentic Kerala style vegetarian meal called as Sadhya.

Basic Details

Start Point
Ayamanam Village
Finish Point
Ayamanam Village
Start time
7:00 am
Tours & SightseeingVillage ToursWalking ToursCruises & Boat ToursVillage ToursFamily-friendlyFamily-friendly
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  • Service of an English speaking guide for the duration of the tour.
  • Lunch (vegetarian).


  • Any personal expenses.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.

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Important Information

  • Guests are requested to dress in comfort outfit for the tour.

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 3 days
  • No refund after that


Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Meeting point would be Ayamanam Village, Kottayam
  • The Operator will contact you to coordinate the pickup time and itinerary 
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