The Alappuzha beach which is also called as Alleppey beach lies in between the Arabian Sea and the Punnamada backwaters. The Alappuzha beach is an attractive one and was a busiest coast of south India in the earlier times. It is a beautiful beach with scarlet sunsets with silver sands and palm trees. The canals and backwaters here helped in the transportation of goods from the Western Ghats to the sea. There is an old light house and a pier that is around 1000 ft long. It was built in the year 1862, by Captain Hugh Crawford. This pier was helpful for trade purposes and provided shelter to the boats that reached there.
Alappuzha beach has facilities for adventurous water sport activities like surfing, parasailing, riding water scooters, high speed boats etc. It is considered to have one of the best water sport facilities. The tourists also can take a dip in the sea and enjoy swimming in the clear waters.
The beach is beautified by a garden where you can take a walk and roam about. There are two parks near to the beach namely the Vijaya Park and the Sea View Park. There are facilities for boating, toy trains for kids etc. available in these parks that attracts the children and they can have a great time here. There is also a swimming pool in the Vijaya Park.
How To Reach
|Near Bus Station||Alappuzha bus station|
|Near Railway Station||Alappuzha railway station at a distance of 5 kms|
|Near Airport||Cochin International airport at a distance of 90kms|