Consisting of shimmering waterways, canals, lakes, rivers, and rivulets, Kuttanad is a beautiful tropical region in the state of Kerala, surrounded by the sea and the hills and offers a beautiful scenic vista to its guests. Talking about tourism in this region, Kuttanad is considered to be the backwaters paradise of India where backwater cruising is concerned.
Kuttanad’s geographical peculiarities along with its paddy fields are what make it edgy and interesting. The vast stretches of paddy fields are beautifully and enchantingly interlaced by backwaters, providing incredible sights. Here, four major rivers – Meechil, Achankovil, Pampa and Manimala flow, making this region a hub for travelers who like natural beauty and the swaying of coconut trees.
One of the best things to do in Alleppey is to visit these backwaters and enjoy the swish of winds and trees. This is one of the best Alappuzha tourist places, which must be explored by Epicureans who wish to have the taste of rustic, indigenous Indian foods and spices.
Location: Kuttanad Taluk, Kerala.