Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Alappuzha Beach

Popularly known as the Venice of the East, Alappuzha has always enjoyed an important place in the history of Kerala. Today Alappuzha is important as a Backwater destination, attracting several thousands of foreign tourists each year. Alappuzha is also famous for its Boat races, Houseboat Holidays, Beaches, Marine Products and Coir Industry.
Alappuzha is also famous Snake Boat Races which is held every year during the Onam festival. The giant snake boats called Chundanvalloms, race against each other for the prestigious Nehru Trophy. Crowds gather in huge numbers to witness this race, which is also a famous event amongst the tourists.
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