Kerala covers about 10% of India’s coastline, accounting for over a population of 8 lakh people making their livelihood out of fishing and fishing-related activities. In addition to the coastal villages, there are even more people depending upon inland fishing in the state. This is contributed by the rivers, freshwater lakes, brackish water, backwaters and so on. We have one of the strongest fisheries department in all states of India. Kerala also contributes largely to

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Alleppey is famous for its house boat or Kettuvallam tourism. But to experience the true backwater life in Kerala, the best choice is to explore in a canoe. Now, do not mistake this for the normal kayak. Rather, this is a wooden, narrow boat, controlled using a paddle, a long bamboo bark. This is an adventure that will uncover before you like a movie. It will be your journey through the backwaters, among rows of