Alleppey also called Alappuzha lies on the edge of the great Ashtamudi Lake. With the Arabian Sea on the west and a vast labyrinth of lakes, lagoons and several freshwater rivers criss-crossing it, Alappuzha is a district of immense natural beauty.
Alleppey is called also “ Venice of the East “ the quiet Backwater is also home to animals and birds. It has always been honored a unique place in the maritime history of Kerala for its proximity to the sea. Alleppey has earned fame in the commercial world as the world's premier supplier of coir.
Vembanad Lake is the second biggest lake in India and the biggest lake in Kerala. This lake is also called Punnamadalake in Alleppey. The lake is home to numerous marine creatures and species...Punnamada Lake's snake boat races are a well-known annual event. Vembanad lake is one of the prominent spot to visit in Alleppey houseboat. Punnamada Lake's snake boat races are a well-known annual event. It is a thrilling occasion that attract people from different places. Numerous travelers from various parts of the world used to come for this occasion.
Now a days ,Alleppey has established as a Backwater Tourist Centre, beckoning thousands of foreign tourists each year. Alleppey is also famous for its Boat races, Houseboat Holidays, Beaches, Marine Products and Coir Industry. It's best known for houseboat cruises along the rustic Kerala backwaters, a network of tranquil canals and lagoons. The quiet backwaters and Alleppey houseboat tour are not by any means the only fascination.