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Train Station in Alleppey?

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Train Station in Alleppey?

My husband and I will be traveling from Varkala to Alleppey in mid-August to catch a houseboat cruise which we have already booked. I've looked at the train schedule and it looks like it will arrive 4 hours before we will board the boat. Are there many things to see and do around the train station in Alleppey? I'm not set on taking the train, just thought it'd be the most economical and efficient. Any advice of travel from Varkala to Alleppey and/or what to do around the train station in Alleppey would be great!


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have lunch and roam around in the town there are few temples .........or speak to the boat guy and he would give you some concession of time...

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Visit Alleppey beach, Coir museum, etc...

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12076/Janshatabdi Exp ETD: 06.30 - ETA: 08.15. This train have average delay of 15 Minutes. So you will expected to reach by around 08.30 AM only. So you will have only 3.30 Hrs, in between you can visit to Alleppey beach and near by shops...also it is possible by talking to the Houseboat Provider, and paying some extra amount to check in little early...

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Alleppey Beach and alleppey town can be worth the extra time you have

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you can spend time at Alleppey Beach

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Sir/ madem,

4 hour is a sufficient to spend in the Alappy beach. You can reach Alappy beach by walk in less than 15 mins (around 1 km) from the Alappy railway station. Or u may get Autorikshaw to reach alappy beach. (Better walk) In alappy beach, after you spent the 4 hours, there are more taxi services available to get you on your desired House boat destination.

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