Alleppey Houseboat Itineraries
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Around Alleppey: This package is a glide in canals between the wide range of green rice paddies and the peaceful villages surrounded with green coconut trees. House Boat travelers can view toddy taping, traditional techniques of the shell fish gathering, village walk, and the flocks of cormorant, egret, herons, four species of moor hens, water ducks, Siberian storks, Purple herons, seagulls, teals, and the different types of king fishers.
Alleppey to Kumarakam (Kottayam): Houseboat tour over the breathtaking backwaters at Kumarakom is a great experience. This backwater promenade is considered to be one of the biggest attractions of Alappuzha.
After reaching Kumarakam the most important attractions are the Natural Bird Sanctuary. The popular way to explore the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and the breathtaking backwaters is by scheduling houseboats in Kumarakom backwaters.
By the Vembanadu Lake situates an attractive island called Pathiramanal which is a paradise of solitude.
Alleppey to Thottappally: This voyage starts from Alleppey through the river Pampa, narrow canals and a brief visit to Chavara village, which is known as the sacred birthplace of blessed Kuriakos Chavara. In the center of the church visitors can perceive two hundred and fifty years Old house, the epitome of typical, ancient architectural monument.
Champakulam is a popular destination which offers the views of snake boat, used for Nehru Trophy Boat Race. Champakulam church which was built in AD 427 is also an attraction for the tourists.