Xandari River Escapes, Fort Kochi, Kerala
The Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda is an exclusive luxury cruiser that travels throughout Kerala's backwaters from October through to April. From the moment, you step onboard you will experience the world famous Oberoi service, taking care of your every need.
Unwind through the tranquil tropical backwaters of God's own country Kerala on this exclusive luxury cruiser complete with 8 deluxe air-conditioned en-suite cabins. Each of the Deluxe Cabins has been comfortably furnished allowing you to relax and unwind after the days excursions.
The restaurant offers all day dining and can seat up to sixteen guests. Both international and local cuisines are accompanied by the wonderful views. There is an adjoining little terrace to relax in the evening.
The 3-night cruise allows a glimpse into the lazy waterfront life of Allepey, drifting past paddy fields, temples and sleepy villages all from the comfort of this intimate cruising motor vessel.
Still one of the most unique ways to explore the back waters, The Oberoi MV Vrinda docks every evening where you are served your evening meal and are accompanied by some colourful local entertainment, showcasing the very best of the rich Keralan culture.
You will spend you days, floating down the lake Vembanad taking excursions along the river banks and travelling on some local rice boats in order to reach some of the prettier narrow water canals. Whilst you can reside up to three nights on the vessels you do have flexibility since the vessel docks every evening.
Being a true world class experience, the Oberoi Motor Vessel Vrinda made was featured in our article as one of the most luxurious boats in Kerala.
To reach The Oberoi MV Vrinda you can drive 45 kms to the Vembanad Lake Jetty from the capital of Kochi approximately one and a half hours by car.