Upon your arrival in the beautiful town of Alleppey, you will see that the landscape has made a beautiful turn. The green, misty hills have now been replaced by stretches of serene water bodies, paddy fields or coconut grooves. You will see how a network of canals, lagoons, etc runs along the town. To start your tour on a truly Alleppey style, go for a houseboat ride through Kuttanad, Vembanad Lake etc. While taking the ride, you will also get to taste the lip smacking Kerala cuisine. If you are in Alleppey during August-September months, you will also get to witness the world-famous Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race, which is unique to Kerala. Alleppey also has beaches where you can unwind and have a peaceful time, or take part in some adventurous water sports. There are numerous famous churches and temples in and around the place you can visit, to have a serene, spiritual time.