Alappuzha Beach – Kerala
Well known as Venice of India this place is 2hrs away from Kumarakom.
Why Alappuzha Beach?
Alappuzha also known as Alleppey is one of the famous tourist place. Alappuzha is also famous for its boat races, houseboat holidays, beaches, marine products and coir industry. So every visitor can be sure that Alappuzha is the appropriate beach for holiday.
Alappuzha is a district of immense natural beauty. Lagoons and lakes surround this beautiful piece of land, giving its visitor a great feeling of touching heaven. Entertainment facilities at the Vijaya beach park add to the attractions of the beach. There is also an old lighthouse, which is greatly fascinating to visitors. You can also see alappuzha city, Kuttanad, Pathira Manal, Champakulam Church, Ambalappuzha Sree Krishna Temple (15 km south of alappuzha city).
How do I get there?
This beach is well connected by air, rail, road and water. Kochi (Nedumbassery) is the nearest international airport. It’s about 85kms away from Alappuzha city. Trains are available from the major cities. An excellent road network links the district to all major towns and cities in India. Linked by boat service through the backwaters to Kollam (8 Hrs), Changanacherry (3 hrs), Kumarakom (3 hr), Cochin (4 hrs), Kumarakom (2 hrs), Chengannor, etc.
Where do I stay?
Hotels, guesthouses, resorts and five star hotels, you can find everything at Alappuzha city. You will have to stay in Alappuzha city and travel to the beach, which is very near by. You can also book your room from where you can get a view of the beach, which might cost you a little extra. Alleppey Beach Resort, Alleppey Prince Hotel, Anamika The Villa, Cocunut County, etc.
What do I carry?
Do carry handy cam or digital camera to capture the heaven and to refresh your memories time and again.