Alleppey or Alappuzha is a city that has become a major tourist destination in India. It is famous for its backwaters and called “Venice of the East”.
Nehru trophy boat race is a very famous activity and interest point which is held on Punnamada Lake, on the second Saturday of August every year.
Furthermore, Alleppey is one of the oldest planned city and has highest literacy rate in Kerala. Also, Mysuru and Panaji are the most cleanest cities after Alleppey.
Not to mention, Alleppey is the major headquarter for backwater tourism as well as Kottayam, lovely church town. Also town of Aranmula is popular for its annual historic Aranmula Snake Boat Race.
Moreover, the luxurious boat cruise gives you a lifetime experience. In addition, it’s a place with serene atmosphere and clean environment, full of lush green trees and forests.
Popular Tourist Places in Alleppey:
- Alleppey beach
- Krishnapuram Palace
- Karumadi Kuttan Statue
- Mary Forane Church
- Marari beach