Many opine that a quiet sojourn along the backwaters of Alleppey is a retreat that will rejuvenate you to the core. The lush green vegetation and the backwaters of Kerala together create a spectacular visual imagery for you to draw inspiration from nature itself. When in Alleppey, a noted piece of interest for tourists is the houseboat. Also known as the ‘Venice of the East’, Alleppey offers unparalleled natural beauty. Not only Indian but also international tourists are marvelled at nature’s treasures found in Alleppey. The reason why Alleppey is such a popular spot among travellers is because it is dotted with lakes and lagoons which make the prevalence of houseboats all the more relevant.
Being close to the Arabian Sea, Alleppey not only enjoys a maritime climate but also has its fair share of beaches, and the colourful boat races. The houseboats rides or cruises are popular not only with Indians but also international tourists. These houseboats are actually the revamped avatars of the Kettuvallams which were used in olden days. Just because it is a boat, does not mean that it is deprived of all the modern amenities. Today houseboats can boast of facilities like furnished and air-conditioned rooms, entertainment facilities and what not. In the lap of nature, a quiet and rhythmic toll on the houseboats is the perfect way to ease away the stress.
When you want to go around on a houseboat in Alleppey, you have options like the luxury, deluxe, premium and honeymoon houseboats to choose from. These houseboats have been tailored to fit into your pocket and with a pocket friendly package you can let Alleppey heal you. As an eco-friendly option, houseboats are here to stay. The backwaters of Alleppey beckon travellers who are thirsty for a tryst with nature. In the backwaters of Kerala, nature is in its most pristine and sublime form and can truly transcend you to unknown depths of comfort. A cruise on the houseboats of Brightwater is an experience that is a fine blend of tradition and modern luxury, making your holidays a unique Kerala Experience.