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Alleppey Houseboat Group Tours are popular. Mostly Day Sightseeing tours are in demand . Houseboats having Upper duck are the main attractions. Alleppey Houseboat Cruise along the famous backwaters on a deluxe rice boat, past lush forests and local backwater villages.
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Alappuzha also known as Alleppey, is a town in Alappuzha District of Kerala state of southern India.This town is considered to be the oldest planned town in this region and the lighthouse built on the coast of the town is the first of its kind along the Arabian coast(refer encyclopedia of Kerala in Malayalam language). As per 2001 census Alleppey is the sixth largest city in Kerala with an urban population of 177,029. Alleppey is situated 62 kilometres (39 mi) to the south of Kochi and 155 kilometres (96 mi) north of Trivandrum. A town with picturesque canals, backwaters,beaches, and lagoons, it was described as the one of the places known as "Venice of the East" by Lord Curzon . It is the administrative headquarters of Alappuzha District. Malayalamis the most spoken language. Hindi, English and Tamil are also widely spoken in the town.
Alleppey is an important tourist destination in India. Backwaters of Alleppey are world famous and is the most popular tourist attraction in Kerala. It connects Kumarakom and Cochin towards north and Quilon to the South. Alappuzha is also the access point for the annual Nehru Trophy Boat Race, held on the Punnamada Lake, near Alappuzha, held on the second Saturday of August every year, is the most competitive and popular of the boat races in India. The mullackal chirap is also one of the attractions of allapuzha which is the festive season held ten colorfull days every year in the month of December.
Vega- Semi air-conditioned high-speed boat service in the Kottayam-Alappuzha route.
It can be utilized as a passenger boat as well as a tourists' vessel.
Carries regular commuters on the Kottayam-Alappuzha stretch and tourists between Alappuzha and Kumarakom.
Starts From Kottayam at 7.30 am to Alleppey in the morning and reaches Alleppey by 9.30 am
return trip starts from Aleppey at 5.30 pm and arrives in Kottayam by 7.30 pm
Stops :- - Pallom, Krishnankutty Moola, Kamalante Moola, Mangalassery and Punchiri.
In the intervening period, it conducts cruise from Alappuzha to Kumarakom.
The boat is beneficial for daily travellers from Kottayam to Alappuzha.
Leaves Alappuzha at 10 am to reach Kumarakom by 1.15 pm. The route is via Punnamada, Muhamma, Kayippuram, Pathiramanal, and Thanneermukkom Bund.
From Kumarakom, the ferry starts at 2.15 pm to reach Alappuzha by 4.30 pm.Tourists can enjoy sights such as Pathiramanal, Kumarakom bird sanctuary and others.
Tariff & Facilities
120 seats - 80 in the non-AC section and 40 in the AC. Built on two catamarans
12 nautical miles
22 m and breadth 7.5 m; facilities onboard include a music system.
Kottayam to Aleppey: AC Rs 100; non-AC Rs 50.
Aleppey to Kumarakom: AC Rs 300; non-AC Rs 200.