Best Places in Alappuzha
Anybody thinking of a trip to Kerala, the first destination come into the mind would be Alappuzha, Best Places in Alappuzha. Alappuzha is one of the districts of Kerala, in India, known for backwater, house boating, pleasant grey of lush green, paddy fields.
The entire district consists of backwater and small canals, through which the natives travel and transport goods. This is the reason for the calling “Alappuzha” as the ‘Venice of the East’. Best Places in Alappuzha include the following.
The beach is with golden sand spread over the beach, beautiful waves, amazing scenery of sunset and sunrise, will give you a memorable time to treasure. Everybody coming to Alappuzha will be pleased to visit this beach to see the sunset and sunrise. Couples, as well as families, prefer to spend time here.
Tourists from abroad come here to see the enchanting beauty of the beach and sunbath here.
Houseboats locally known as “Kettuvallam” are the popular attraction
At Alappuzha. Kettuvallam provides an opportunity to enjoy the stunning beauty of the backwaters, greenery of the shores with coconut trees stretching and leaning towards the waters that form beautiful scenery which you usually saw in the picture s of Alappuzha. Houseboats also give good opportunity to taste indigenous preparation of seafood with the mouth-watering combination of spices.
Pathiramanal is one of the tourist destinations in Alappuzha, a small island situated in the Vembanadu Lake. The meaning of the name “Pathoiramanal” is sands of the night, where you can find different species of birds both local and migrated. A fantastic island, a calm place for bird watchers and travelers who enjoy the beauty of nature. It is not a crowded place, unlike the other tourist spots. You should not expect any special tourist-oriented facilities here as there is no inhabitance here. So little preparation ended before you enter here.
Kumarakam tourist village is the place where you can find houseboat cruises and attractive packages for holidays. Resorts with eminent facilities will be providing suitable offers.
Alappuzha is famous for boat races. You will never come across such kind of a race event anywhere else. To witness this event you have to visit this Place during the Onam festival season. This race is locally known as “Vllam kali”. Long snake-like boats ridden by young men will complete for reaching the finishing point with least time. This game show attracts a lot of tourists and the people in the entire area will be in a festival mood. Songs with a special rhythm will be sung to give the motivation and thrill of the riders. The most popular race is “Nehru trophy Vallam Kali” conducted the second Saturday in August in every year.
Marari beach is a wonderful beach place in Kerala where you can enjoy and restore. Which is situated in Mararikulam