The Kerala Tourism Development Corporation, KTDC, which operates many fully-equipped hotels and restaurants across the state and which offers special and attractive tour packages during the festival seasons to travellers has now opened two new hotels providing excellent stay and mouthwatering dishes. The Flotilla Floating Restaurant at Veli and The Ripple Land in Alappuzha are now ready to welcome the guests.
The Flotilla Floating Restaurant at Veli was inaugurated by the tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran. The Veli Tourist Village, a place of unsurpassed natural beauty where a serene backwater merges with the Arabian Sea in the backdrop of a lush green village scene, is a thriving tourism centre attracting a large number of both domestic and foreign travellers. The Flotilla Floating Restaurant is an excellent place to enjoy some delicious food while floating over the rippling water body and lapping up the ambience.
Alappuzha, a place renowned for its charming waterways is a favourite haunt for tourists. Alappuzha has a large variety of tourist attractions ranging from houseboats to Ayurveda Centres. It is also dotted with numerous places of worship. Alappuzha has the best of backwater cruises in Kerala.
Ripple Land, KTDC's latest offering, was recently inaugurated by the tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran. This is going to be an added attraction of Alappuzha and it has already become a well-known landmark. ‘Ripple Land’ has 21 fully appointed rooms providing all the modern amenities and a generous parking lot.