Tuesday, 5 February 2013

Posted by jinson on 01:08 3 comments
Alleppey or Allappuzha is the oldest planned town in the district of Allappuzha. It is also the sixth largest city in the state of Kerala and is well known for its tourism, mostly for the backwater, beaches and the coir industry. It has an urban population of 177, 029 and being an important tourist centre; the city has contributed immensely in the growth of Kerala tourism. It is also known by the name Venice of the East.

Must See in Alleppey

The city of Alleppey in South India has many exciting tourist attractions and backwater, which makes it an important tourist destination. It is among the few towns where mostly Non Hindus are allowed inside the temples. If you are NRI or from any other region, it is advisable to understand the code of conduct and take permission to enter inside the temples. It is not just in Alleppey but in all other cities of Kerala.

Some of the most important attraction here are the Marari beach, Main beach, Sree Krishna Swamy Temple, Karimadi Kuttan, St. Mary’s Church, Pandavan Rock, Krishnapuram Palace, Pathiramannal and Karamudi. These are the top interesting attractions that make Alleppey a popular tourist destination in Kerala, India Alleppey Holiday Tour Packages. Apart from visit to these places, you can also go for houseboat cruise over the picturesque backwater. The houseboats are easily available or you can book from the tour operator in order to keep away from the hassle of bargaining or overcharge during the peak season.

After a glorious tour over the houseboat, you can also enjoy visit to the exquisite beach with is another major attraction of the city. The sun-kissed silver beach of Alleppey is ideal for leisure tour or can enjoy various exciting aqua sports and activities. One can have so much fun along the shore of the beach, but it is advisable if you don’t know swimming, please go only with elders or one who known swimming.

Weather Conditions

Alleppey is a coastal area is all the year round it is humid. The best time to visit here is between September to March. Avoid monsoon seas which last from June to September. Summer is from March to May and Winters November to February.

Alleppey is easily accessible from all the major cities and town of India. One you reach Trivandrum or from Cochin, you can hire cab or buses to reach Alleppey .

So what are you waiting for? While you are in Kerala, don’t miss an opportunity to visit this exquisite 
Alleppey city also known as Venice of the East.


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