The size of the houseboat and the season decides the cost of the houseboat. In winter season October to March, the prices will be very high. Generally, the charge for a houseboat varies from 5,500 INR to 18,000 INR for a day trip. The rental cost starts from 20,000 INR for overnight cruise. If you select houseboat cruises with additional activities like fishing, romantic dinner etc., additional charges apply. The luxury elements in the houseboats also changes the cost of the houseboat. Houseboats consisting of romantic dining area, AC bedrooms and others will cost higher than normal houseboats.