Who should visit the city?
Nature Lovers,Beach Lovers
Best time to visit (months)
Season-1 : October - March | Season-2 : April - June
Kerala State Run Transport Corporation buses connect Alleppey to most major cities in Kerala. There are bus services operating from cities like Cochin , Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, Chennai, Bangalore , Mysore, Coimbatore to Alappuzha. Tourist taxis are the most convenient way to travel around attractions, especially while travelling in a group. Most airports and railway stations have tourist taxi services that would take you anywhere you would want to go.
You can reach Alappuzha from cities Kochi (Cochin), Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, Chennai, Bengalooru (Bangalore), Coimbatore, Mumbai (Bombay), New Delhi, Mangalore, and Kolkata by train.
The Cochin International Airport, located at a distance of 75 kiolmetres is the nearest airport to Allepey.
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Best fair, festivals and attractions
People of Alappuzha do admire a rich cultural life featured by the myriad fairs and festivals. The boat races of Alappuzha are the world famous among the cultural freaks due to their unique nature and great mode of celebration. Nehru Trophy Boat Race and Payippad Boat Race are the popular in tourists. Nehru Trophy Boat Race which welcomes a large number of foreign tourists. It is celebrated in the month of August where boat racers use snake boats to sing the rower’s song. It is a great carnival celebrated with pomp and show. There are many tourist attractions in Alappuzha. Alleppey Beach, Vembanad Lake, Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, Mararikulam Beach, Kayamkulam Lake, Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple, Chettikulangara Bhagavathy Temple, Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple, Edathua Church, Krishnapuram Palace, Champakulam Church, Karumadi Kuttan, St Andrews Church, Pathiramannal, Pandavan Rock, St Sebastian's Church, Chavaran Bhawan, Achankovil River.