Total 18 destination found in Alappuzha

Alleppey Beach   Alappuzha

Alleppey Beach, also known as Alappuzha Beach is one of the most visited beaches of Kerala. To the west of the beach lies the Arabian Sea and along with it a large network of lakes, lagoons and several freshwater rivers located nearby. In addition, this beach is also known to be the busiest coast of entire Kerala. Moreover, the canals and the backwaters of this beach make possible the business of tea and rubber throughout. This beach also houses a lighthouse which is 1,000 ft in height. Built

Vembanad Lake   Alappuzha

Kottayam is a vast network of rivers and canals which empty into the great expanse of water called the Vembanad Lake. The lake, an enchanting picnic spot and a fast developing backwater tourism destination, provides boating, fishing and sightseeing experiences that are truly exhilarating. The Kumarakom Tourist Village offers houseboat cruises and holiday packages. The serene lake comes alive during Onam with a spectacular water regatta - the snake boat races. It is indeed amazing to watch oarsme

Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple   Alappuzha

The Ambalappuzha Sri Krishna Temple is believed to have been built during 15th – 17th AD by the local ruler Chembakasserry Pooradam Thirunal-Devanarayanan Thampuran. The idol at Ambalapuzha is likened to Parthasarthi with a whip in the right hand and a Shankhu (sacred conch) in the left. This temple is directly associated to the Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple. During the raids of Tipu Sultan in 1789, the idol of Sri Krishna from the Guruvayoor Temple was brought to the Ambalappuzha Temple for s

Mararikulam Beach   Alappuzha

Mararikulam is connected by rail and has a railway station by the same name. It is also well connected by road. NH 47 passes through S.L.Puram, which is 5 km to the east of Mararikulam. Nearest airport is Cochin International Airport. It was rated as one of the worlds top five HAMMOCK BEACH by National Geographic survey.[citation needed] & The CGH Marari beach resorts has made it to the "Sense of Place" final list of National Geographic Traveller "WORLD LEGACY AWARD" by National Geographic

Kayamkulam Lake, Alappuzha (Alleppey)   Alappuzha

Kayamkulam Lake is a shallow brackish water lagoon stretching between Panmana and Karthikapally. It has an outlet to the Arabian sea at Kayamkulam barrage. The Kayal used to be connected to the sea most of the time except during dry season when a bar like formation separates it from the sea. Now the bar has been opened up permanently for construction of Kayamkulam Fishing Harbor.

Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple   Alappuzha

Located near Haripad in Alappuzha district, the temple is dedicated to Nagaraja, the serpent God, Nagayakshi and Sarpayakshi. The main temple has two main sanctums, one for Sarpayakshi and the other for Nagaraja.

Chettikulangara Bhagavathy Temple   Alappuzha

Chettikulangara Bhagavathy Temple, located in Mavelikkara is one of the most famous temples in Kerala. The deity of the Bhagavathy temple is believed to have healing powers. This temple houses a massive oil lamp which is made from granite. At a time, more than 1,000 wicks can be held in this lamp. The months of February and March mark huge celebrations in this temple as the festival of Bharani takes place during these months. The entire temple with several activities and grand feasts come ali

Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple   Alappuzha

Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple, one of the most famous temples of the region is located in the heart of Alappuzha city. Dedicated to the goddess Rajeshwari, this temple is visited by a large number of devotees. One of the main festival times that is celebrated in this temple by Alappuzha people is Mullakkal Chirappu. During this period, devotees in large number throng the temple so as to receive the blessings of the deity. Top opened Sreekovil, especially made for Vana Durga is the major attract

Edathua Church   Alappuzha

Created in 1810, the Edathua Church stands magnificently on the banks of the famous river Pamba. The church is dedicated to St. George and has been architecturally designed after the medieval European Churches. This Church is famed for miraculous cures of mental disorders and other ailments. Thus, numerous people visit it from all over South India. An annual feast is held in the Church and during that period, the gold statue of St. George is placed on a dais in the middle of the Church for 11 da

Krishnapuram Palace   Alappuzha

Krishnapuram Palace, located at a distance of 47 km from Alleppey, is one of the famous palaces of Kayamkulam. Built during the reign of a Travancore King, Marthanda Varma, the palace dates back to 18th century. The palace is famed for its characteristic style of Kerala architectural features, which include narrow corridors, gabled roofs, pent roofs and dormer windows. Famed for its mural paintings and architecture, the major attraction of this palace is that it houses one of the biggest mura