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Alappuzha, also called Alleppey, is Kerala’s largest hub of backwaters.With over a thousand houseboats, alluring beaches and a network of canals, Aleppey has rightly earned another name — Venice of the East. This quaint town is a major tourist attraction owing to the mesmerizing scenery, beaches and lakes flanked by trees, greenery-induced surroundings and enduring coves.We have put together some stunning pictures of Alappuzha which prove that Alleppey deserves to be called the Venice of the East.No less than a paradise, these pictures will make you want to visit Alappuzha right away. Also Read - Swara Bhasker Describes Struggle of Helping Migrant Workers: Have to Sift Through Filth in my Comments Section



Picturesque landscapes can be seen here everyday

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You should stay in one of these houseboats which are the biggest tourist attraction..

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These beautifully-made vintage churches add to the scenic beauty

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The only way to get around is in these boats

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Other famous tourist attractions are the alluring beaches

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Locals are often seen using small boats for daily business

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Palm trees adorn the waters of Alappuzha

Photograph courtesy: Kaniths/Creative Commons

Photograph courtesy: Kaniths/Creative Commons

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