A perfect family trip to the land of the backwaters
Alleppeybackwaters are excellent travel attractions in Kerala tour packages. The place has a wonderful climate for the whole year and this is the reason, tourists came here anytime of the year they wish. Tourists can hire luxury boats for planning a royal houseboat cruise in the backwaters of Alleppey. While large and luxury houseboats are hired for river and lake exploring with the family, Inner canals can be explored by Canoes or Country Boats, which should be included as itineraries for your family day out in Alleppey.
Alleppey Tourism at a Glance
Alleppey is famous for the backwaters in Kerala, the city of Alleppey is also known as 'Venice of the East' because of its natural beauty. It includes the entertainments like beaches, temples, boat races, Ayurvedic spa and wellness centers. Dotting the coastline of the Arabian Sea, Alleppey is the oldest planned backwater town of Kerala. This place is famous for its numerous rivers traversed the Sea and is home to many canals, backwaters, beaches and lagoons. The backwaters coupled with houseboats and the tropical village life makes Alleppey worth a visit.
Houseboats in Alleppey
The cruising in a Houseboat through the backwaters is really a wonderful and unforgettable experience. The Kettuvallam is held together with coir bonds. The boat is made of jack-wood joined together with coir. With careful maintenance, a Kettuvallam can last for generations. Today, the houseboats have all the creature comforts of a good hotel, including furnished bedrooms, hygienic toilets, luxurious living rooms, full equipped kitchen and even a balcony for fishing. While most boats are maintained by local oarsmen. Boat-trains - formed by joining two or more houseboats together are also used by families and large groups of sightseers. What is truly magical about a houseboat ride is the mind-blowing view of the untouched and beautiful rural area that it offers, while you float!
Homestays in Alleppey
In our watersprite tours offer a power-packed combo of exclusive accommodation and food. The Homestays are equipped with a sleeping area, western-style toilets, dining area and a lounge on the deck; it is available in varying sizes to suit visitors. These floating cottages are slow-moving, easy motorized vehicles fit with generators. Just make sure that you get the bookings done well in advance with us. Otherwise, Alleppey is very tourist friendly and there is no dearth of exclusive or budget hotels, cottages or Homestays in and around Alleppey.
Best Time for Visit in Alleppey
You can plan your trip in Alleppey at anytime you want. The best part of planning a family vacation to Alleppey is, you can enjoy here anytime with your family and kids; however, wintry season attracts a huge flow of tourists as it is the best time to enjoy the outside climate of Kerala with its backwater beauty. Winter season starts here from November onward and continues till February end. Temperature remains in the range of 23-25 degrees, which is soothing and perfect for outdoor excursions as well.