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Boat Races held in Alappuzha, Kerala, India
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Boat Races in Alappuzha, Kerala
Alappuzha district is proud of being the cradle of boat races. Alappuzha is famous for its boat races during the Onam season. Boat Races are splendid, unparalleled events of Kerala and a sport that shows the excellent team spirit, integration and amity of the people of this backwater country. Snake boat races of Alappuzha are sort of the largest team sport in the world. The water carnival in the backwaters is a splendid sight for visiting tourist over many years. Boat Races are normally held in August and September when the rain drenched backwaters overflows following the monsoon season.