Located on the northern Backwaters of Kollam, where you will see the crafting of Kettuvallom at the houseboat building yard. Alumkadavu, a small village at Karunagappally in Kollam which is known for its backwaters. For long, Alumkadavu has been a boat-building centre. Traditional Kerala houseboats are still built and repaired here. You can also visit coir-making units and learn how rope is made. Alumkadavu is situated 28 kms north of Kollam and is near to Karunagapally.
Alumkadavu As A Tourism Village
Both domestic and international tourists get excellent accommodation in the “Green Channel Back Water Resort” at Alumkadavu. The breathtaking location of the place, with the tranquil green backwaters forming the backdrop, presents an ideal setting for stay. The Resort is situated among coconut groves, swaying coconut trees give resort a heavenly ambience and unmatched beauty.
Unique range of traditional Kerala / North Indian / Chinese recipes are served to guests. Overlooking the charming backwaters, the resort provide excellent facilities like comfortable accommodation. The resort offers simple comforts necessary for gaining peace, health and energy. You can have a backwater cruise in house boats, canal tours, refresh body with Ayurveda treatment and spiritually rejuvenate mind by visiting Matha Amritanandamayi Asramam which is pretty accessible distance of 4 kms away. You will get exclusive opportunities to experience the true village life and do fishing leisurely.