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Alappuzha Lighthouse

Open today: 15:00 - 17:00
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Lighthouse - good sightseeing as a local place

This lighthouse is good place to see surroundings (like London Eye in London or Shard or Burj... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Gabsini
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London, United Kingdom
Worth a visit if you are in Alleppey

Great views of the coastline and Alleppey town. Worth a visit if you are there, and it is only... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
KellyC00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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All reviews light house small museum spiral staircase steep climb worth the effort nice light attached museum great viewpoint closed on mondays arabian sea entry fee alleppey beach worth a visit cool breeze nice place to visit railway station climbing
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its an ordinary one, no need to visit it. Its simply wastage of money and time. not recommended at all.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

This lighthouse is good place to see surroundings (like London Eye in London or Shard or Burj Khalifa in Dubai :)), but do not expect anything grandiose. It is lighthouse in Alappuzha, which is quite small town.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Great views of the coastline and Alleppey town. Worth a visit if you are there, and it is only 50rps per person to get in.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KellyC00
Reviewed 24 September 2018

It is situated in Alleppey light house is one of the oldest light houses . It was said that during pre electricity days Alleppey light house light was the most brightest light.The Alleppey light house is a heritage structure. It lies near to the beach.But...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Allepey, houses one of the oldest lighthouse in Kerala. It was during the reign of Karthika Thirunal Rama Varma, who was also called as Dharamrajah, that the state of Travancore prospered.It was his visionary minister Raja Kesavadas that turned Alleppey as Commercial capital of Travancore....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Would consider this as one of the must see attractions if you visit Alappuzha. We visited this place in the evening , close to the sunset , which was ideal time to visit this attraction. About 100 odd steps on the spiral staircase to climb...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anup D
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It is in alappuzha town nearer to railway station.Very old and vintage in nature.This is near to beach also

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank sadhanala
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is one of the good attraction in Allepey. Lighthouse is very well maintained. View from top of the lighthouse is very beautiful. Good to visit during day time.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nkadagarwal
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely views and great history. Lovely little museum to wonder round. Need some puff to get to the top (especially when its hot). Great entrance price.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Finally I was on top of light house. I haven't really got chance to go on top of any light house until I was here. It was really a happy moment to be climbing in something's that you usually don't get. It is right across...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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cyrilshah
19 August 2017|
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Response from Alleppeyian | Reviewed this property |
No. It will be very difficult for senior citizens to go up the stairs.
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coolsami
2 October 2015|
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It closes at sunset, so the actual time varies slightly over the year. Getting in by 1730 should leave you plenty of time to climb up to the top and enjoy the view!
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