Alleppey – The Backwaters
Alappuzha is one of the most visited backwaters in Kerala, also recognized as Alleppey. Popularly known to as’ Venice of East ‘ Alappuzha is a amazing labyrinth of glittering waterways made up of lovely ponds, rivers, lagoons, canals and countless rivulets. Alappuzha appears as a little green paradise on earth, surrounded by scenic lush tropical vegetation.
Many areas of Kerala have backwaters – Kasargod, Kochi, Kollam, Kumarakom – that’s what you call it. Yet Alappuzha (mostly known as Allepey among visitors) is the top destination in the backwater list.
Enjoy a fun houseboat trip on Alappuzha’s enchanting backwaters to discover its amazingly lovely environment and the intriguing landscape of Kerala. Traveling on a lavish houseboat on Alappuzha’s peaceful backwaters would be genuinely a great experience you’ll remember throughout your entire lives.
Popular visitor sights: Alappuzha Beach, Krishnapuram Palace, Bird Sanctuary Kumarakom, Marari Beach, Museum Revi Karunakaran, Marari Beach, Punnamada Lake, Pathiramanal.
Best time to visit: September to May.
Nearest airport: 53 km from Kochi Airport.
Nearest railway station: Alleppey railway station.