Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Alleppey is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Alleppey a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Alleppey.
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SH 12, Ambalapuzha, Kerala 688561
03:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Ambapuzha Shree Krishna Temple is supposed to have been built during the 15th – 17th century by the local ruler called Chembakasserry Pooradam Thirunal Devanarayanan Thampuran.
The major attraction here is the ‘payasam’ or the delicious pudding made with rice and sweetened milk which is popular among many Hindus. An interestin...
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Danappady, Haripad, Kerala 690514
04:00 am - 08:30 pm
Visit one of the oldest temple of Kerala that has gained its popularity not only within the state but beyond its geographical boundary. History says that this temple is around 3500 years old and was established by Lord Parashurama. Popularly known as Dakshina Palani (Palani of south), this temple is devoted to Lord Subrahmanya. As you wander around...
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Mannarasala P.O, Haripad, Kerala 690514
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Amongst all the places of serpent worship in India, there is no match for the Mannarasala Shri nagaraja Temple. It is a legendary temple that is said to have been blessed by Lord Parasurama himself. Lord parasurama is said to be the creator of Kerala. This temple is renowned to bless couples who do not have children. Many couples come here and perf...
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CCSB Rd, Alappuzha, Alappuzha, Kerala 688012
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
A family collection museum built in the memory of Revi Karuna Karan- a prominent coir industrialist and art enthusiast. The museum houses the art collection maintained over three generations and includes silverware, crystals, precious and semi-precious stones and furniture. Home to the world’s largest private collection of Swarovski crystals,...
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St. Mary’s Forane Church, Champakulam, District- Alappuzha, Kerala- 688505, India
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Champakulam Kalloorkadu St. Mary’s Syro-Malabar Catholic Forane Church is an ancient church in Kerala. It belongs to the Syro- Malabar Church and is under the supervision of Changanacherry.
This is the Mother Church of almost all Christian churches in Alleppey and is also called Champakulam Vallia Palli locally. It is believed to have been bu...
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Church Road, Arthunkal, Alleppey, Kerala 688530
06:00 am - 06:30 pm
Located in Arthunkal, this basilica is attributed to the Portuguese missionaries of the 16th century. A major pilgrim centre located right on the beach, it is known for its miraculous healing properties.
A serene place to be, it brightens up even more during the Perunnal festival.
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Mullackal Rd, Mullakkal, Alappuzha, Kerala 688011
05:00 am - 09:00 pm
Located in the heart of the city, this temple is one of the popular holy shrine of Alappuzha city. The name ‘Mullakkal’ means ‘Jasmine Flower’ in Malayalam. History says that Goddess Raja Rajeshwari (the other name of Goddess Durga) appeared at this spot to take care of this jasmine flower. That’s why, this temple is d...
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Cherthala taluk, Alleppey, Kerala, India
A pristine haven, this is one of the best beaches in South India. Beautiful water overlooking a panorama of coconut grooves, this beach is a drive away from Alleppey. A stunning church and a towering lighthouse adorn the beach. The best part of this beach is it still devoid of tourist crowd. This helps in keeping the beach clean. If you are looking...
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Church Rd, Edathua, Kuttanad Taluk, Alleppey, Kerala 689573
04:00 am - 08:00 pm
Dating back to 1810, this is a church dedicated to St. George. Resembling the churches of medieval Europe, the church is an important destination for Christian as well as non-Christian pilgrims. Built when Father Thomas Olakkapady was the vicar of the area, the church is known for its miraculous prayers that help in healing mental disorders.
The annual fest is held in the month of May.
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Dist Alappuzha, Near Thiruvalla, Neerattupuram, Kerala 689645
04:30 am - 08:00 pm
Located slightly away from the city, this beautiful temple also deserves a visit. This temple is dedicated to Goddess Shakti. According to the locals, this temple has a history of over 3000 years. The best fact about this temple is its location. On either sides of the temple river Pamba and Manimala flows which makes the ambience more serene and be...
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Chettikulangara, P.O. Mavelikkara, Alappuzha, Kerala 690106
05:00 am - 08:00 pm
It is one of the popular temples of Kerala. According to the locals, the deity of this temple is believed to have healing powers. That’s why, thousands of believers come here, specially during Chettikulangara Bharani festival to offer their praying. This festival takes place in the month of Kumbham (February- March).
Another unique fact of th...
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Kanichukulangara, Mararikkulam North, Kerala 688530
05:00 am - 12:00 pm
This is another beautiful temple of Alleppey that deserves to be included in your itinerary. This holy shrine is dedicated to the Hindu mother goddess Bhagawathi. The best fact about this temple is it has a free and open management. It is free to every religion or socio-economic community. Another fact, that makes this temple special is its locatio...
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Kuttamangalam, Kainakary, Kerala 688501
12:01 am - 12:00 am
If you are looking for an isolated place to seek peace of mind, then visit Chavara Bhavan Shrine. Located in Kainakary village that is slightly away from Alleppey centre, this shrine is dedicated to Kuriakose Elias Chavara, a famous Catholic Pastor. He was the co-founder and the first Prior General of the first congregation for men in the Syro-Mala...
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Temple Road, Thiruvanvandoor, Kerala 689109
04:00 am - 08:00 pm
This is another beautiful Hindu temple to visit in Alappuzha. Dedicated to Vishnu, this temple is said to be built around 6th – 9th centuries AD. It is one of the 108 Divyadesam that is dedicated to Lord Krishna (avatar of Lord Vishnu), worshipped as Paambanaiappan.
When you visit the temple, check out its design as it is said to be built in ...
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Para-Pandalam Road, Padanilam, Kerala 690529
05:00 am - 07:00 pm
This temple is said to be one of the major temples in Kerala. It is dedicated to Lord Parabrahma. The most unique fact about this temple is, it doesn’t have any boundary walls and roofs. Locals says that the temple was built with the concept of treating all worshippers equally. That’s why, people belonging to different religious backgro...