Everyone loves to travel and if one is short of time and also wants to make a wonderful visit and unable to manage leaves to travel all the way to the Maldives for a vacation to relax then one should not be disappointed. In India itself we have a mini Maldives near Kochi and also has its first floating resort located on an island village of Kumbalangi near Kochi.
One can get the great experience of staying underwater with some breathtaking views of the backwaters in Aquatic Island by Poppys in Kochi. It is not only the first underwater resort in India, but Asia’s first eco-friendly underwater resort too.
❒ Travel to this Destination
Of course the nearest airport is, the Kochi airport which is an hour and a half away from the desired location.
This island comprises five floating units with 10 aesthetically designed rooms. One will be surprised to know that this beautiful luxurious villa with a lake view comes for just Rs 4,622 per night with all the services. If one is booking in advance, then one will get discounted rates too, otherwise one will end up paying Rs 7,500 per night. It also has a floating swimming pool, a spa, and a wellness centre. So, one can enjoy the marine life with your partner.
❒ Attractions of the Place
There is a lot one can explore around the island. Adventurous people can plan their day accordingly and visit the Seasonal Bird Watching Area which is just a kilometre away from the resort. One can also go for a walk on the beach. One should not forget visiting Fort Kochi. A great place to take photos and then can flood the social media with it.