Important Tourist Places in Alleppey to Visit

Posted On September 12, 2019 by ATDC

Alappuzha early known as “Alleppey”. Alleppey is a city in the southern Indian states in Kerala . It’s known for best backwaters in Kerala and houseboat cruise . Alappuzha is abandoned with unique features like snake boat , toddy shop , paddy fields, etc . Alleppey has ranked seventh position for most populated cities in the state of Kerala. Alleppey is the best tourist attraction in the state of Kerala ,India. Alappuzha referred to as the “Venice of the East”. The whole city of Alappuzha is a wonder of common excellence because of its beautiful shorelines, unlimited backwaters, sky-blue tidal ponds and various trenches. It has dependably been respected a remarkable place in the oceanic history of Kerala for its vicinity to the ocean. Alleppey has earned distinction in the business world as the world’s head provider of coir. Here are listed out some of the best tourist places in Alleppey to visit.

Alleppey – Houseboat

A wide range of luxury houseboats are available in Alleppey nowadays. Cruising on a boathouse Alappuzha is the best way you can enjoy the natural beauty of this little town & explore the entire area while you’re relaxing on your houseboat. Modern Houseboat in Alappuzha has all the availability with bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and lounges.

Alappuzha Beach

Alappuzha Beach

Alappuzha beach is another tourist attraction of the area. The small and charming beach. Lifeguards are always alert on the beach which has the safety of the tourist. One of the best and popular activities at the beach is watching the mesmerizing sunset and sunrise views. You can also Checkout some of the best places to visit in Kerala during monsoon.

Alleppey – International Coir Museum

This is the only place in the world probably which showcases the coir story and the history behind it. James Darragh and Henry smile the two people who are responsible for creating the coir history in Alappuzha. In 1859 they started coir Industry in Alleppey.

Alleppey – Kuttanad

Kuttanad is known as the Rice Bowl of Kerala. The various in Kuttanad are toddy tapping, Coconut cultivation, fishing, etc. Kuttanad is one of the best tourist places in Alleppey because of its famous recipes for spicy curries. Kuttanad is known for scenic beauty.

Alleppey LightHouse

Alleppey LightHouse

The Alappuzha Lighthouse is the trade center of Kerala. You can go to the top of the lighthouse and enjoy the awesome green scapes of the entire Alleppey town and you can also click pictures with the lighthouse in the backdrop.

Krishnapuram Palace

Krishnapuram Palace is located at Kayamkulam near Alappuzha. Krishnapuram Palace was built in 18th century by Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma. It is an iconic palace that is converted into Museum. Build in a travancore style of architecture it displays the culture, lives and times of people of Kerala.

Vembanad Lake

Vembanad Lake

Vembanad lake is the longest lake in india and the largest in the state. It is also called Punnamada Lake in Alleppey. The lake in joys the rich biodiversity and as many marine animals.


A major with this spot famous for a station statue of “Budha” made of black grenade stone. The statue is believed to have healing powers and as been sculpted by budhist mams visiting alleppey around the 9th to 14th century.

Taste of Local Food

Taste of local Food

The list of Kerala food is,

  • Rice Sambar
  • VendakkaMezhukuruthy
  • Fish Fry
  • Kerala style Biriyani
  • Idili, Dosa, Appam
  • Puttu and Kadala Curry
    You can also go fishing and request your chef to prepare fish.
    Alleppey Houseboats also arranges dinners on your request. Houseboats you a tourist guide for guiding you all the places and traditional styles in.

Price Range of Houseboats in Alleppey

Alleppey Houseboats rates are starting from INR: 5000/- (US: 70.17 $) to INR: 50,000/-(US: 701.71 $) and goes on depends on the tour package. We cannot book a single room in a houseboat, In general, an entire boat is booked and they provides you a number of facilities during your stay in Houseboats.

Houseboats in Alleppey

Alappuzha is a watery sky of canals, an endless paddy fields and coconut trees that swings constantly. Traveling in Alleppey(Alappuzha) houseboat is not only a matter of beautiful window views in Alleppey. It’s a Wonderful experience.

Standard Houseboats

Standard houseboats are old , Congested and there will not be any comfortable apart from other boats. These Houseboats comes under the cheapest Houseboats in Alleppey. There will be only simple Kerala Veg meals for Lunch and dinner.

Deluxe Houseboats

Deluxe Houseboats are comes under the Middle class groups in Alleppey. Deluxe houseboats have two bedrooms with modern facility bathroom and ample window. The experience will be different in this houseboat.

Luxury Houseboats

Luxury houseboats are the premium boats in Alleppey. We can enjoy the luxury and best facilities inside the boat. There will 2-3 bedrooms and a living room. The entire area of the boat is covered with a/c. All the houseboats are of the highest price will have all the luxury life and will have all the safety measures.

To experience the real beauty of these places, ATDC offers different packages that will take you to an unforgettable, mesmerizing ride that will make you wish to for a vacation in God’s own Country again. To book Alleppey houseboats in Kerala or to know details, contact us.

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