is one of the most important tourist centers in
the state Kerala, with a large network of inland
canals earning it the sobriquet The ‘Venice of the East’
might today appear a far-etched cliche of travelogue writers,
but this quaint little town is certainly the Venice of India.
Nowhere else will you find, spread out across the center of Alleppey,
a unique crisscrossing network of canals on which thatch covered
country boats punt along leisurely. The proximity of lakes adds
to the Venetian ambience.
These large network of canals provide Alleppey its
lifeline. Alleppey was one of the busiest centers
of trade in the past with one of the best known ports along the
malabar coast. Even today it retains its charm as the centre for
Coir carpet industries and prawn farming. Alleppey
the ideal headquarters for backwater tourism
as well as for visits to the lovely church filled town of Kottayam,
and the town of Aranmula.
Alleppey is also known for its spectacular snake
boat races held on the second Saturday of August,
is one of the main touristic center in
india for tourists around the Globe.
Alleppey Offers world class accommodation
facilities to the travelers.There are
number of hotels and resorts in
Alleppey that cater the needs of tourists.The
hotels and resorts in Alleppey
provide high standards of quality of accommodation, facilities
and comforts to satisfy the visitors at the most
has variety of hotels and resorts
ranging from Luxury Hotels, Standard Hotels to Budget
Hotels. The hotels and resorts
In Alleppey are available to make your
experience of India unique.