A unique and pleasant ride on the houseboats also called kuvuvalloms, in the local language, is a nice form of relaxation in Kollam tour. It is also an ideal way to explore the Kollam backwaters and the beautiful surroundings. The boat is composed of simple and environment friendly materials like bamboo poles and mats, woods, coir etc. But the supplement of modern facilities turns them into a sophisticated and cosy place. The amenities in the boat house includes Cosy bed, AC, Television, modern kitchen etc. You will also be provided with a cook to make delicious dishes for you and also an all-time guide. While cruising on the boat you can look at the abundance of the green and colourful migratory birds. Also do not forget to visit the cashew or the industries falling on the way. Actually there are various houseboats tours depending on the route chosen. The routes of Kollam to Alleppey, Kollam to Kumarakom and Kollam to Thanneermukkom are most popular choices.