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Experiences in Kerala

Trip To Bekal Fort
Explore Kerala’s largest Fort’s history, architecture and terrain. Stand at the points where Tipu Sultan’s soldiers defended Bekal. The giant observatory allows for great views of the sea into the horizon. The hotel also offers mountain bikes and some light refreshment.
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Kettuvallam Cruise
Enjoy a cruise in an authentic Ketuvallam-a houseboat with a thatched roof over a wooden hull. Surrender to the joy of a home-style meal. Interrupted only by babbling waves and a soft breeze over a cup of tea in the evening.
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Flavours Of Kerala
Devote an afternoon to an authentic aromatherapy massage at the Jiva spa in this luxury resort in Bekal and feel your stress vanish. Another treat in the form of a meal cooked with farm fresh ingredients such as coconut, tamarind, fine ground spices and dry fruit awaits.
Jiva Spa at Bekal - Vivanta By Taj Bekal, Kerala
Romantic Dinner By The River
Pick your menu. Pick your song. Let the sky dress in colours of orange and blue. Woo her with candle light, seafood, wine and private dining experience. You can rely on our trained staff to take care of the details so that this experience is one for the books.
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Romantic Lagoon Boat Ride
At Taj Kovalam Resort & Spa, Kerala, we believe a vacation is the ideal opportunity just sit back, relax and enjoy the company of your loved one. Which is why, we have arranged for a special boat ride in the scenic lagoon where you can watch the world go by as you hold hands with your significant other and indulgence is endless conversations. Take the magic back to shore with a barbecue dinner for two at Bait, our global seafood restaurant, where the chef will open an invitation to join him at the grill.
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Village Dweller For A Day
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Bait Moon Light Dinner Experience
A delicious meal, when shared with your soulmate, is an experience that is cherished. This is why it gives us great pleasure to create the perfect ambiance for you to enjoy a delectable meal with your loved one, making it a night you won’t forget for a really long time. While the choicest seafood delicacies make their way to your table, enjoy the starry skies above and, if you’re lucky enough, catch the moon shining in all its glory. With mesmeric views of the sea and backwaters, an evening here makes for a magical dining experience. A night to remember.
Moon Light Dinner Experience - Taj Green Cove
Backwater Cruise At Poovar
In order to experience the best of what Kovalam has to offer, you don’t need to step too far from the resort. We have organised a relaxing cruise down the calm backwaters of Kovalam at the protected estuary in Poovar, a beautiful village almost at the southern tip of Trivandrum. Awaiting your company at the cruise is a cooking session with a chef, who will introduce you to local specialities. Finally, wrap up the day with a scrumptious meal at Bait, the global seafood restaurant, where a stunning view of the sea and backwaters will complete the experience.
Backwater Cruise at Poovar - Taj Green Cove - Kovalam
Fitness Centre
Break into a sweat in the well-equipped, high-tech fitness centre in Cochin. Open around the clock, it offers a huge space to work out and allows you to focus on yourself in the most luxuriously comfortable gym in Cochin.
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High Tea At Sea
An hour-long cruise on the Cinnamon Coast, a stylish luxury yacht accompanied by lovely high tea, cookies, muffins, sandwiches, light beverages, tea and coffee makes a rather delightful experience. The breathtaking views of the sea and the sunset leave you spellbound and enchanted by the beauty of Cochin.
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OVAL – THE BUSINESS CENTRE Working in the right setting is a foolproof way to succeed. Oval – The Business Centre is the perfect place for productivity in Cochin. Wired with top-speed connectivity, it is open around the clock and armed with high-tech connectivity, with ample room to accommodate at least 10 to 12 guests.
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Village Backwater Cruise
The enchanting 45-minute drive to the outskirts of Cochin sets the tone for the rest of this experience. The Village Backwater cruise by Taj gives you a glimpse into the everyday life of this beautiful region. A halt at a village home gives you an amazing learning opportunity as you watch and make coir ropes. It’s something distinctive to add to your list of new skills and experiences.
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Bbq On The Yacht

""Three hours will seem too less aboard the Cinnamon Coast, a private three-bedroom luxury yacht that can accommodate a small, intimate group of 10. A meal of several courses of seafood to delight the palate, and dessert to sweeten the deal make this experience a most memorable one.

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What would you like to do today? Laze by the pool? Explore the city? Cruise on the backwaters? Plan a romantic evening without the kids? What about a visit to a backwater village just a short distance away? Enjoy being rowed by a traditional boatman in a canoe. Visit the Cochin Port Maritime Museum, which is just a few minutes’ walk from the hotel. Whether it's edgy or unexpected, we can arrange it. Taj loves to delight.
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Fishing And Rice Boat
Feel the thrill of fishing as you venture into the waters from Dolphin’s point. The gorgeous scenery and the thrill of hooking a fish successfully make your appetite sweeter. It all culminates in an extremely delicious seafood meal, made from your catch, at the best seafood restaurant in Cochin.
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Breakfast Cruise

"Feast on a hot and utterly delicious breakfast while sailing on the beautiful backwaters of Kerala. Can you imagine a breakfast experience that’s more invigorating? No ambience can beat that of chirping birds, waving trees and village life at its best.

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Fitness Centre
"Your wish is our command! Well, that’s how it works at our dedicated gym. Whether you’re looking for a personal training session, basic warm-up or just an energy boost, our fitness centre at Taj Kumarakom Resort & Spa, Kerala is well-equipped. Look no further and just work up a sweat on the go! "
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Zip Line
Experience Kerala’s only zip line facility that runs over a water body at the resort. This is open to all age groups from 5 years upwards. Younger guests will be accompanied by an instructor.
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Moksha Tour
For the spiritually inclined, take a trip of four ancient temples within a driving distance of 20 kms either early in the morning or a little later around dusk. The moksha trip comes with a dedicated car and a well-informed chauffeur who will ensure you visit the temples in the desired sequence and would stop by en-route for a quick shopping you may be inclined to do.
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Kayaking
Bring out the explorer in you in trying out yet another form of water transport – the classic kayak. Choose to take your riding partner along or roar along with an instructor who will help you hone your rowing skills to perfection.
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Village Cycle Tour
Meant for a small focus group, the resort takes prior reservations to take you on a short hour long bicycle tour of local sightseeing along with a guide.
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Nature Walk
Walk into the heart of nature while enjoying the unique sights and sounds of the lesser known regions of Kerala. Marvel at the carefully-lined coconut and banana plantations that make way for a sea of green in the form of green paddy fields.  
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Leisure Services
A perfect holiday means doing what you feel like. Whether you’re looking for a lazy day by the pool, a dose of adventure, a romantic getaway with your partner or exploring the nearby area, the sightseeing tours at Taj Kumarakom Resort & Spa, Kerala have been perfectly arranged to suit your needs.
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Bamboo Rafting
Taking one of the many forms of elementary transportation, the special rafts are made with the rare “elephant bamboo” grown in small measure deep inside the Wayanad forests. Enjoy a conducted cruise by a skilled boatman on top of the lagoon inside the resort
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House Boat
Kerala is known for its panoramic backwater stretches, lush green paddy fields, highlands and beaches. A major backwater stretch lies in Kottayam district, where a network of rivers and canals empty into the great expanse of water called the Vembanad Lake. Located at Kumarakom 16 kmfrom Kottayam town, the Vembanad Lake, an enchanting picnic spot and a fast developing backwater tourism destination, offers boating, fishing and sight-seeing experiences that are truly exhilarating.
House Boat for Overnight stay and Lunch Cruise
Lighter sports
For those who seek a quick and refreshing indulgence, you could either settle down for a game of caroms, table tennis or try your skills at the archery station or at the paint ball target shooting stations.
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Lamp Lighting Ritual
Find yourself mesmerized with the traditional ritual of lighting a lamp which signifies an auspicious beginning. The hotel’s community initiative program has taken the help of the local women from surrounding villages to light a thousand lamps, using its proceeds to support local communities. It’s your little contribution to them.
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Curated dining experience
If you are celebrating a special day, ask the hotel team to work out an unforgettable dining experience customized to your tastes either floating on the bamboo raft or on the boat jetty or any other romantic location such as the verandah of your villa.
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