Alappuzha Lighthouse, Alappuzha

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Enjoy the view from Alappuzha Lighthouse, a historic cylindrical masonry tower and a major tourist attraction. This giant red and white banded chess tower stands 30 m (98 ft) tall above swaying palm trees. Climb its teakwood spiral staircase to the open-top balcony to get a 360 panoramic view of the Alleppey port and the city as well as the open sea. Built in 1862, the lighthouse still operates manually. A small lighthouse museum building is located in the gardens around the tower. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Alappuzha Lighthouse by using our Alappuzha online trip itinerary maker .
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  • Well maintained gardens, small but interesting museum plus the Mann feature - a historic lighthouse! It is a bit of a challenge climbing to the top in bare feet and high humidity (shoes to be left out...  more »
  • Go in the morning when it is less crowded and less hot. One can have a good view of entire beach. The light has has very big lenses and treat to watch them. Also the light house has a museum and kids ...  more »
  • The Alappuzha Lighthouse is situated in the coastal town of Alappuzha, Kerala. It was built in 1862 and is a major tourist attraction. Visitors are allowed between 1500 hours and 1630 hours on every w...  more »

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