Alappuzha Beach also known as Alleppey Beach is located in Alappuzha District . This beautiful beach with a silver stretch of sand surrounded by palm grooves is one of the most popular tourist attraction of the district and Kerala. Alapuzzha was coined as the Venice of the East by the by the travelers who come here across the world. Beach has many attractions nearby . Alappuzha Lighthouse a 140 years old Lighthouse is located near the beach which makes it a must visit beach. There is an old sea bridge also near it whose remains are there , it has a historical importance . Alappuzha beach was used in previous time for the transport of foods and other materials, The bridge was used as a passage for goods via ships.
The beach offers remarkable view of sunset with scintillating flash of light spectrum that reflect from the sea water. It is favorite for picnic also by local people of Alappuzha. Children can enjoy the amusement facilities and toy train in Vijaya Beach Park near the beach. This parks adds color to the beach and makes it a attractive place for tourists. Water sports facilities are also available in the beach. Tourists can enjoy surfing, para sailing, swimming and beach volleyball. Alappuzha beach is also famous for Boat Race.
Various resorts and hotels are located near the Alappuzha Beach . Accommodation here is not a problem , Hotels in Alleppey offers complete hospitality of Kerala and offers great accommodation that suites every tourists.
How To Reach Alappuzha Beach
By Air– Cochin Airport is located about 85 Km from Alapuzzha city.
By Train– Alapuzzha has a railway station about 5 Km from the beach.
By Road– Alappuzha is well connected with all the cities and towns of Kerala.