When you are in Alappuzha, the first thing to do is go on a backwater cruise as it gives a wonderful experience to cherish forever. A cruise on the serene waters of Alappuzha backwaters is the perfect way to explore the Kerala countryside. Including this, there are also some other popular things to do during your visit.
After exploring the Alappuzha beach, you may enjoy some thrilling activities on emerald backwaters. Visitors are free to choose and indulge in their favorite beach activities like surfing, swimming, parasailing, boat races, etc. There are many aqua-sport equipments like high-speed boats, water scooters, etc., which you can try and have fun on the beach. This beach is quite popular for houseboat holidays, coir industry and marine products. Alappuzha is mostly popular for the Snake Boat Races that held every year during Onam Festival. A large number of people crowd at this place to witness this race.
Dining Out in Alappuzha
If you want to eat out here then you may try yummy sea food which is quite popular here. You may satisfy your hunger pangs at the outlets of 'KreamKorner', which offers North Indian cuisines along with tandoori dishes. Visit any of the KreamKorner outlets, situated at Cullan or Mullackal Roads. Enjoy some delicious briyani at 'Halai's Fried Chicken', which is a pleasure for non-vegetarians. If you want to enjoy real local cuisine, you may visit 'Chakara Restaurant', a perfect place to enjoy a drink or two and relish the popular Alleppey fish curry.
If you want something else, then you can also play volleyball or build a sand castle. Above all, you can also spend some quality time in the yoga, Ayurveda, and meditation centers near Alappuzha. However, holidaying on the beaches of Kerala and that too at Alappuzha can be a great fun for anyone. So, experience the mouthwatering sea food and enjoy a fine dining on the scenic river front.