10 attractions you should visit in Alappuzha - With photos & details

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Land of Backwaters, canals and lagoons. Commonly called as "Venice of the East"

Alappuzha BeachAlappuzha Beach, Kerala
Beaches
Lighthouses

The popular beach of Alapuzha with its old pier, the light house, and an amazing sunset

Alleppey LighthouseCCSB Rd, Civil Station Ward, Alappuzha, Kerala 688012, India
Viewing Decks
Lighthouses

Built in 1862, Alleppey Lighthouse(Alappuzha Lighthouse) is the first of its kind on the Arabian coast of Kerala. Alappuzha, where the lighthouse stands was one of the busiest ports and centers of Kerala during the 17th and 18th centuries.

Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna TempleSH 12, Ambalapuzha, Kerala 688561, India
Hindu Temples
Temple Festivals
Boat Races

The temple immersed in history and legends, and a prime example of religious and cultural harmony.

Krishnapuram PalaceKrishnapuram Palace, Oachira, Kerala 690502, India
Palaces
Museums

18th century palace standing as a prime example of traditional Kerala Architecture.

KuttanadKuttanad, Kuttanad Taluk, Kerala
Lake/ River/ Ponds
Plantations
Boating Spots

Kuttanad is a region that is well known for its vast paddy fields. The region has the lowest altitude in India and is one of the few places in the world where farming is carried on around 1.2 to 3.0 meters (4 to 10 ft) below sea level. It is a major rice producer of Kerala state.

Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja TempleMannarasala P.O, Haripad, Kerala 690514, India
Hindu Temples

Nestled in a forest glade, the temple is a center of pilgrimage for the devotees of serpent gods. Couples seeking fertility come to worship here, and upon the birth of their child come to hold thanksgiving ceremonies.

Marari BeachAlappuzha-Arthunkal- Cherthala, Thoppumpady road, Mararikulam, Alappuzha, Kerala 688523, India
Beaches

Rated as one of the worlds top five HAMMOCK BEACH by National Geographic Survey. Peaceful place, good climate, away from the city crowd.

Pathiramanal IslandPathiramanal Island, Muhamma, Kerala 688555
Islands
Boating Spots
Short Hikes

A lush green island in the middle of a lake, home to many species of birds.

St Andrew's Basilica ChurchNear, Church Road, Cherthala South, Kerala 688530, India
Churches
Tombs

One of the major pilgrim centers of Christians in Kerala, and an architectural marvel.

St. George Forane Church, EdathuaChurch Rd, Edathua, Kuttanad Taluk, Kerala 689573, India
Churches
Church Feasts

A massive church on the banks of river Pamba, built in medieval European Architecture.

Map of attractions in Alappuzha