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Pokkali Rice: A Unique Kerala Backwater Experience by Blue Yonder

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices

Description

Private trip
1 day
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. This tour will help you 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.

Meet your guide

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Blue Yonder

Our Pick!
Basic English, Fluent English
17 years experience
Requested. Certfication
Blue Yonder is a Mumbai-based company and Magic Tour is their parent company. Activities offered by Blue Yonder are unique and different from what is usually provided. To all novelty-seekers, you're at the right place!

Prices

Prices start from USD$79.20 per person Prices start from INR5,500
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

What's included

  • Transfers to and from Kochi Airport
  • Guide fees
  • Farm visit
  • Village walk
  • Thoni ride
  • Lunch
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
09:00AM
Pick-up Point
Hotel in Fort Kochi
Drop-off Time
02:30PM
Drop-off Point
Fort Kochi
Transport Notes

The drop-off time at Fort Kochi is from 2PM to 3:30PM.

What to bring

Poncho/ umbrella

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 2 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Flexible cancellation policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. If the adventure is cancelled more than 7 days before the adventure start date, the adventure will be fully refunded as well. Cancellations within 7 days of the adventure start date, will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 17 Oct 2019

Adventure
USD$165.60 x 1

Total
USD$165.60
Book with ease. Free cancellation within 24h of booking.

Prices from USD$79.20
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