Alleppey is famous for its beautiful backwaters with criss-cross canals, green paddy fields with nature and greenery. To explore these backwaters and to enjoy nature, one has to go deep inside and need to visit beautiful places. Which are part of alleppey backwaters. There are many big and small canals and one need to travel through these rivers and canals to explore aleppey backwaters. One needs to choose different modes of travel life houseboat, motorboat, shikara i.e. wooden small country boat and speed boat to travel through these canals.
Most of the tourists opt for houseboat due to many reasons like - houseboat cannot go through these narrow canals, quite expensive and those who have less time or want to have a budget travel; Shikara is one of the best options. .
Moreover, that advantage of Shikara is that it can cruise through very small narrow canals, which is termed as the best experience of Alleppey backwaters