One might get confused by Alleppey and Alappuzha. The other popular name for this district is Alleppey. Alleppey is one of the most famous tourist destination in Kerala which known for its backwaters. This place is Popular for houseboat cruising. This city also houses Shree Krishna Temple as an important attraction.
The best time to book an Alleppey vacation package is during the month of August when the most famous snake boat race is held here. One can Spend a day or two at the houseboat to experience the beautiful backwaters of Alleppey.
If one really wants to feel the backwaters of Kerala, Shikara ride is the only one. The old water highways are still operating In Kerala. Alleppey shikara offers tours through the backwaters of Alleppey. This boat experience lasts short time to really identify the beauty of backwaters of Kerala.