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Pokkali Rice: A Unique Kerala Backwaters Experience

Why go: Explore agricultural traditions

Best time: January, February, October, November, December

  • Location Kerala, India
  • Time 1 day
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  • Dollar From $79.20 USD to $165.60 USD
Pokkali farming is a unique community-based initiative to preserve and conserve a one-of-a-kind, saline-tolerant strain of rice that is on the brink of extinction. Seize the opportunity to understand it before the tradition and the grains both disappear. Pokkali is one of the oldest-known crops cultivated through a symbiotic farming tradition involving rice and prawn.
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This is a backwater experience that focuses on a particular aspect of the culture, tradition or nature of the Kerala Backwaters.

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Pokkali Rice: A Unique Kerala Backwater Experience

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Earliest available Sep 20, 2019
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Unique Kerala Backwater Experience

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This is a backwater experience that focuses on a particular aspect of the culture, tradition or nature of the Kerala Backwaters.

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Pokkali Rice: A Unique Kerala Backwater Experience

Private trip Private Trip 1 day 1 night
Earliest available Sep 20, 2019
Guided By:
BY

Blue Yonder

Our Pick!
No reviews
17 years experience
Basic English, Fluent English

From
79.20 USD

Per person

  • Return transport included
  • Flexible Cancellation
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What you should know

From Kochi Airport, you can take any of these buses: JNK1, JNK2, JNK3, JNK19, JNK14 to get to Fort Kochi, the meeting point. It takes 1.5 hours by bus and costs USD1-2.

Yes, you will need a guide to bring you around and to tell you more about Pokkali farming.

Due to weather conditions, October to February would be the best time to visit.

While you're there, do check out the water activities in Kerala as well - from rafting to canoeing to kayaking. You may also opt for a more culturally-immersive experience by exploring homestay options.

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