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Weekend Getaway from Bangalore to Alleppey

Distance / Traveling Time

From Bangalore : 593 kilometers / 9 h ,35 m


Summer 20 to 36°C


Winter 16 to 32°C


Famous for

  • Beaches and Backwaters

Best Time To Visit

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Fondly referred to as the Venice of the East, Alleppey, or Alappuzha, is one of Kerala's most popular backwater destinations. It is also the perfect option for a weekend getaway Alleppey from Bangalore. Founded in 1762 by Raja Keshawadasan, Diwan of Travancore, the pristine Alleppey backwater town has been blessed with lakes, canals, and other waterways, lined by coconut palms. You can enjoy a relaxing vacation in the serene atmosphere and create unforgettable moments. Just get on board a ketuvallam, the traditional houseboat of Kerala, and explore the nearby attractions. An extremely well-known trade port during the days of the British, it is the hub of prawn farming and Coir carpet industries even today. Alleppey is dotted with several tourist attractions, which are a must-visit. This backwater destination is also popular among worldwide tourists for its snake boat races. So plan your perfect weekend getaway from Bangalore to the Alleppey tour.

How to Reach Alleppey from Bangalore

By Train

The Alleppey or Alappuzha railway station is just 4 km from the city center. You can get on board a train from Bangalore to Alappuzha. You can hire a taxi, an auto rickshaw, or board a bus from the railway station to the central city.

By Air

The nearest airport to Alleppey is Kochi Airport, 84 km away. Therefore, you can take a flight from Bangalore to Kochi. Once you get to the airport, you can rent a cab from Alleppey.

By Road

You can easily hire a taxi or a car to go to Alleppey from Bangalore. There is also an option to board a bus.

Alleppey Tour Packages

Backwater Luxury Tour of Kerala
4 D / 3 N

Backwater Luxury Tour...

Price on request

Luxury Oberoi Vrinda Cruise Tour
3 D / 2 N

Luxury Oberoi Vrinda...

Price on request

Alleppey Kovalam Tour
5 D / 4 N

Alleppey Kovalam Tour

Price on request

Best of Kerala
8 D / 7 N

Best of Kerala

Price Starting From
₹ 23,500 / per person

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