Thottappally Backwaters of Kerala
Boarding Point : Alleppey
Point of Disembarking : Thottappally
Important Sightseeings : Punnamada lake,
Chavara Bhavan (traditional houses on the banks), Church at Champakkulam,
11th Century Buddha Image, Ancient Ambalappuzha temple.
It starts from Alleppey to Thottappalley. As you
sail along you can see the traditional wooden houses on the banks and
visit the "Chavara Bhavan" the ancestral home of the blessed "Kuriakose
Elias Chavara". Located 6 km from Alleppey, this house has preserved
intact a historically important 250 year old beacon of light, in its
original and primitive form.
You will experience the beauty of the water
birds, and enjoy the serene and quite life along the backwaters. If you
want to try your hand in fishing, then Angling rods are provided on
request. After spending the night amidst the tranquility of the
Backwaters, disembark the boat at Thottappally, taking with you sweet
memories of a trip to Godís own Country.
Travel Tips : You can try your hand at
angling, with the fishing rods provided on request