Alappuzha Backwaters


Alappuzha is major tourist attraction of Kerala for its lovely beaches and tranquil backwaters. With the Arabian Sea on the west, Alappuzha has been blessed with a vast network of lakes, lagoons and fresh water rivers crisscrossing it that has led the region to become a favorite with tourists from all over the world.

Surrender yourself to the enchanting experience of floating around in a quaint kettuvallam or the houseboat through the backwaters of Alappuzha for a truly memorable vacation with A Journey to India. No wonder, Alappuzha is referred to as the 'Venice of the East'.

Situated along the Malabar Coast, Alappuzha, also known as Alleppey, has the peculiar geographical feature of having the water in level with the land. This works in the favor of this beautiful backwater country of Kerala as tourists can easily get a closer look of the rural life on shore as they course through the backwater region of Alappuzha. Feel your heart soaring in sheer happiness as the houseboat charts its way through the palm fringed narrow canals winding through the vast expanse of paddy fields and the birds make mellifluous music.

On your Alappuzha Backwater tours, you will come across the prolific wildlife of the region, the Chinese fishing nets and amazing boat races and shop for marine and coir products that will be the perfect souvenir for you tour of Alappuzha Backwaters in Kerala, India.



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