Houseboat Stay

Houseboat stay in backwaters and Alleppey are synonymous to each other. Tourism in Alleppey revolves around backwaters and houseboats. Alleppey or Alappuzha is in Kerala. Alleppey is widely famous as the ‘Venice of the East’. By ‘Centre for Science and Environment’, it was rated as the cleanest city of India in 2016. It is the first planned city of Kerala. Alleppey is most famous for its houseboat stay, beaches, canals and lagoons. Being located at the shores of Arabian Sea, Alleppey is a good destination to have the views of the sea. Famous Nehru Trophy Boat Race in Punnamada Lake is organized every year since the year 1954. The lake is near Alleppey. The race is conducted on second Saturday of the month August. It is one of the major attractions for Alleppey tour.

41 days festival Mullackal Chirappu Mahotsavam is also an attraction of Alleppey. It is organized every December in Alleppey. The festival is held near Mullakkal Rajarajeswai Temple and there is no entry ticket for the festival. There are some other temples, churches and palaces too in Alleppey such as Chettikulangaara Devi Temple, Manaarasala Temple, Edathua Church, Alappuzha CSI Christ Church, Krishnapuram Palace etc.

The most famous attraction of Alappuzha is its backwaters where houseboat stays are enjoyed by the tourists. Backwaters are generally a network of different types of water canals connected to each other. On the banks of these backwaters many cities are found, which become starting and end points of the houseboat stays.

Different types of houseboats are available in Alleppey. In Kerala, houseboats are also known as Kettuvallams. These are made of well finished and color coated woods. Houseboats having single bedroom to six bedrooms are available. Most of the houseboats are equipped with facilities of food, water, washroom, toilets etc. Mostly, the rooms are air conditioned and a good care is taken of other requirements. The houseboats are available according to duration of stay and budget. These are segregated into various categories like platinum, gold, silver, deluxe, premium, first class and budget class etc –depending upon facilities and commensurate prices. It means a tourist has many options to choose according to one’s budget. These houseboats are motorized but run at slow speed so that one can enjoy the sceneries and views. Houseboat stay offers solace, away from noise and complexities of day to day life. Enjoy silence and peace while watching the natural beauty of Kerala – trees, birds, aqua life, sunset, sunrise and everything related to it. During houseboat stay in Alleppey, grab opportunity to enjoy cuisines of Kerala too or order for something your choice.

Alleppey Tour Packages

10 Days Best Kerala Tour

10 Days Best Kerala Tour

9 Nights / 10 Days
Destination : Cochin-Munnar-Thekkady-Alleppey-Kovalam

Exotic Kerala Tour

Exotic Kerala Tour

17 Nights / 18 Days
Destination : Kannur- Palakkad - Kochi – Munnar - Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary – Kumarakom – Alleppey – Kovalam

Grand Tour of South India

Grand Tour of South India

21 Nights / 22 Days
Destination : Chennai-Mahabalipuram-Kanchipuram-Pondicherry-Thanjavur-Thanjavur-Trichy-Chettinad- Madurai-Periyar Lake-Aleppey-Kochi-Bangalore-Mysore-Hassan-Hospet-Hampi-Badami-Goa

Leisure Tour of South India

Leisure Tour of South India

12 Nights / 13 Days
Destination : Chennai-Mahabalipuram-Bangalore-Mysore-Bandipur-Coonoor-Ooty-Kochi-Alleppey

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