Kerala is well-known for its intricate network of backwaters. Alleppey, or Alappuzha, is the hub where this popularity generates. Alleppey is home to a vast network of intricate channels that bear an otherworldly air of beauty and mystery. To float along the backwaters bordered by dense tropical forest in a quaint houseboat is a quintessential Kerala experience and tops the list of best places to stay in Kerala.
The gently lapping waves that greet you in the morning and bid you goodbye at night will forever stay in your memory as the most exotic part of your Alleppey vacation- so simple and yet so magical is the experience.
The backwaters of Alleppey are by no means deserted. Thousands of houseboats can be found on the leisurely waters, and a vast business network plies daily on them. It is an active and energetic world, and tourists will find a lot to occupy themselves with when in Alleppey. The Vembanad lake is rich in natural bounty and offers tourists the chance to engage in island excursions and extensive bird watching while the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary that surrounds the lake is an ideal place for a retreat into peace and solitude.
If you intend to visit Alleppey in August, you are in luck since the grand Nehru Trophy Snake Boat race takes place then. Thousands of tourists from all over India come to Alleppey to watch the snake boats being rowed vigorously by as many as 100 fishermen each. It is a major attraction and a sight well worth seeing in Alleppey.But do not confine yourselves to the backwaters while vacationing in this district since the beaches of Alleppey are beautiful to experience too.
Since they are hardly frequented by touristic crowds, the beaches offer a beautiful getaway to serenity and solitude. The sunset from Alappuzha beach is a sight you will never forget, such its its majesty and elegance. The main city of Alleppey is also worth exploring since it has several ancient monuments and vibrant markets where you can buy interesting products from all over Kerala.
A stay in Alleppey will allow you to enjoy nature in a whole new aspect and leave you with memories that will last forever. One will find hundreds of amazing and best places to stay in Kerala.
Popular Places To Stay in Alleppey
|Homestay in Backwaters of Alleppey- Flat 13% off||2D/1N||₹ 9375||4.0 star|
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