Alappuzha Beach




Kerela is a place on earth where people will find the wealth of nature hidden in the sands of time. The Alappuzha beach is also called as the Alleppey Beach is a very famous beach of Kerela. The beach is famous for locals and tourists. Its inherent beauty and more than 150 years old pier which stretches into the sea. This beautiful serene beach is so good for relaxing and even picnicking beside the beach is great. Alappuzha Beach is a host to many festivals like Sand Art festival and Alappuzha Beach Festival. The beach is worth visiting if you are in the city.

About Alappuzha Beach

This glorious Alappuzha beach is also known as Venice of the east. This beach has masked as one of the major places in Kerela. Alappuzha is considered a landmark between a network of rivers flowing into it and the Arabian Sea. Tourists visit this place to relax, enjoy and experience the tempting natural beauty all around.

One can even indulge in different adventurous activities at the beach like boating, or enjoy at children's park with toy bicycles or trains. Filled with natures green beauty and scenery, Alappuzha is a wonderland of Kerala. You can also find an old lighthouse nearby Alappuzha beach which is very bewitching to visitors. This beach is also popular for the grand event of Nehru Trophy Boat Race that takes place every year in the month of August. It's a very big event and a large number of tourist flock this place on this very day. Also, some historic remnants add colonial atmosphere to the entire area. There is doubt that holidaying in Alappuzha has become a synonym of Kerala tourism. Vacationing over here is very refreshing all because of the rich blend of the Sea and Sun.

Location of Alappuzha Beach

Alleppey District, Alappuzha, Kerala 688007, India

Price of Alappuzha Beach

There are no entry charges to the Beach. It’s free.

Timings of Alappuzha Beach

The timings of the beach are 5 AM to 7 PM daily.

How to Reach Alappuzha Beach

Nearest Airport: The nearest airport is Kochi International Airport. From the airport, you can hire a car or taxi to reach Alappuzha. Distance is around 90 km.

Nearest Railway Station: Alappuzha railway station is the nearest station, located at a distance of 1 km from the beach. Other stations are at Ernakulam, which is at the distance of 60 km from the destination.

Nearest Bus station: KSRTC Bus Stand is the nearest bus stop, which is 4.5 km away from the beach. Tourists can reach the beach by bus or local transportation.

Restaurants Near Alappuzha Beach

  • Mushroom
  • Avocado Garden Restaurant
  • Cassia Beach Restaurant
  • Indian Coffee House
  • Halais Restaurant
  • Dreamers Restaurant
  • Meenachi'sThattukada

Accommodations Near Alappuzha Beach

  • Marari Beach Resort
  • Hotel Lake Palace
  • Kayaloram Lake Resort
  • Hotel Royale Park
  • Picasso Hotel
  • Arcadia Regency
  • Tharavadu Heritage Resort
  • Punnamada Backwater Resort
  • Lemon Tree Vembanad Lake Resort
  • Keraleeyam Heritage Home & Ayurvedic Resort



Timings are subject to change. You will be automatically booked into a time slot as part of the check out process. Please visit the official website to confirm the time slot before your visit.

Things To Do At Alappuzha Beach

The gentle terrain of Alappuzha Beach is the perfect destination for a dream relaxing and rejuvenating holiday. Take lazy strolls on the sandy shores and enjoy fun-filled activities. There is a lot that you can enjoy. Some of the most popular activities in Alappuzha Beach are:

  1. Water Sports

At Alappuzha Beach, You can enjoy thrilling water sports. You can choose between surfing, parasailing, boat races and motorboat riding, each of which is a refreshing way to explore the terrain. The water sports in the Backwaters is a fresh experience and there are even houseboats available. The beach is famous for Snake Boat Races which take place during festival Onam. 

  1. Relaxing Activities

You can explore your inner peace by indulging in yoga and meditation on the shores of the beach or you can go through the medication at Ayurvedic centres near the beach. These sessions are relaxing and particularly held in early mornings so that you can witness calm and rejuvenate yourself.

  1. Shopping

Street named Mullakkal offers you with various souvenirs and stuffs like bags, dresses, rugs, spices among a host of other fascinating local articles. Once you've had your fill of the beach activities, do pay a visit to this destination for a quick shopping session. 

  1. Mouthwatering Food

Alappuzha Beach is filled with mouth-watering corners Kream Korner outlets is one of them, situated at Mullackal Roads, it serves delicious North Indian, Tandoori as well as the famous dishes of Alleppey like Alleppey fish curry. Harbour Restaurant is also at Beach Road is appropriate for Indian, Chinese and European Cuisines. These are the most famous outlets here so do visit them.


Alappuzha Beach, Kerala

Rating & Reviews

Based on 4404 reviews
Very Good
Dhiraj Patra
Dhiraj Patra
08/08/2020 15:25
All beaches are closed.
JO ANTO Nadamukath
JO ANTO Nadamukath
08/17/2020 13:21
Awsome place for a wonderful day
Keralite Roshan
Keralite Roshan
08/08/2020 14:49
Few clicks at Alappuzha beach
James Thomas
James Thomas
07/12/2020 09:29
J K vlog
J K vlog
08/08/2020 19:44
Nice place

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Yes, you can but It is not safe as there is a possibility of tides at night.
No, the beach does not have snorkelling.
No, Boating places are different including backwater houseboat and shikara but the beach is not for Boating.
November to February: Winters are the best time to visit Alappuzha Beach as the weather is mild and pleasant. The average temperature during this time is between 17 degrees to 32 degrees Celsius. This is the perfect time to go on a houseboat ride and explore the backwaters of Alappuzha Beach.
Alappuzha Beach Railway Station has regular trains to Kochi, Trivandrum, and other popular cities across the country. From the railway station, visitors can hire local cabs, auto-rickshaws or a bus to reach Alappuzha Beach. 3By Air: Cochin International Airport serves as the nearest airport to reach Alappuzha Beach by air.
The district of Alappuzha in Kerala is also known as Alleppey. This district headquarters is known as Alappuzha and is located 70 km south of Cochin. It is also called the Venice of the East due to the canals that connect it to Kerala's famous snaking backwaters.
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