This is mainly a beach site which is interlocked with streams, rivers and canal. But there is no hills or mountains in this part of the region. Small hills are scattered in between Chngannur blocks and Bharanikavvu in the eastern side of the region. This not a forest zone so you will not find any forest here.
Currencies and Cards
INR or Indian rupee is the currency of India. You may withdraw cash from the ATMs available across the city. But it is advisable to keep the cash with yourself always as credit cards are not always accepted everywhere.
Cellular Service For Tourists
Foreign tourists can have the prepaid sim card to avoid the roaming charges. Prepaid sim cards are available in every mobile shops of Alleppey.
Wifi services is available in most of the hotels and restaurants of Alleppey. In some places it is complimentary and in some places it is chargeable.
In Kerala the law binds the rule of drinking from 21 years. So everyone should abide by that.
Tipping is one of the behavioural art of the Indian etiquette. So, tipping is very common in Indian restaurants or be it with your cab drivers or staffs dedicated at your service.
Crime records with tourists in Alleppey is nil. But it is always advisable to be cautious regarding your belongings and not to visit to isolated places without anyone’s guide.