Kerala Backwaters Guide


The land of the green and the serene Kerala offers an amazing array of the Backwaters in Kerala. The breathtakingly beautiful destinations are the true storehouses of the nature at its best. The splendid sunsets, the waxing moonlights, the shoals of ducks, the pulsating palms and the wonderful waves, more beautiful than the canals in Thailand, infinitely less crowded than those in Milan, the backwaters of Kerala offer an enchanting experience of fun and relaxation and a chance to see authentic local life. Take your pick for the best backwater tour for family and friends. The cruises and the overnight stays in the houseboats are the best way to an unforgettable holiday.

Alappuzha / Alleppey Backwaters --- Kerala (India) Area: 1414 sq. km, Altitude: Sea level, Climate Tropical, Altitude Sea Level, Rainfall 229 cm. (Annual), Tourist Season August to March.

Air : The nearest airport at Cochin, 64 km. Thiruvananthapuram Airport is 159 km.
Rail : Connected to Thiruvananthapuram and Cochin.
Road : NH 47 passes via Alappuzha. Alappuzha-Changanassery road links the district to M C road.