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Nelpura Heritage HomestayProviding the very best that a homestay in Kerala can offer, Nelpura Heritage Homestay stands calm and serene on the bank of a canal leading to river Pampa. The latest attraction of tourists in the backwaters of Alappuzha (Alleppey), the idyllic premises of Nelpura is an ideal retreat into the soothing lap of nature and a prefect getaway from the din and bustle of everyday life.

Fully furnished, modernized rooms featuring traditional Kerala architecture and woodcarving make the stay at Nelpura a unique experience. With its well-mown lawns, landscaped premises and the delightful mood of a family atmosphere and delicious food, Nelpura Heritage Homestay is what any quiet loving tourist dreams for.


Chackochan & Family - Nelpura Heritage HomestayI am pleased to introduce our family you. We belong to Syrian Christian community and are based at Moncompu for five generations now. The local Catholic Church was built by my grandparents in the year1958. My ancestors were basically farmers mostly cultivating paddy, coconuts, rubber etc. Though I still continue growing these, I have chosen teaching as my major activity.

I am a post graduate in Pharmacy presently working as a professor in the Department of Pharmceutical Sciences of the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. My wife Salimma is a teacher in chemistry at the Higher Secondary level in Pulincunnoo, near to our house. We are blessed with three children, two daughters Anjaly Raisa & Amitha Eliza and the youngest a son Arun Joseph. All are students at the school level.


Location - Nelpura Heritage HomestayNelpura Heritage Homestay is located at the epicenter of Alleppey backwaters, popularly known as Kuttanad. This fabulous outskirt of Alappuzha town is a haven of peace and tranquility. Turn wheresoever, you see the resplendent glory of a pristine countryside. Vast stretches of paddy fields, and intricate network of navigable lake, lagoons, canals, and rivers fringed by coconut groves lend an ambience of unmatched freshness and serenity to this region.

Known in the past as the ‘Rice Bowl of Kerala,’ Kuttanad has now gained international reputation as a backwater tourist center attracting thousands of tourists every year. Dominated mostly by an agrarian population, Kuttanad is noted for its farming below sea level. This region is also frequented by a variety of migrating birds. Moncompu, the village in Kuttanadu where the Home stay is located is hardly 12 kms away from the town, and is accessible by water as well as road transport.

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Nelpura Heritage Homestay can be accessed:
By Road
From the Cochin International Airport it is around 100 Km delightful ride by road to Alappuzha. From the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport it is a 175 Km (approximately 3.30 hours ride by road) to Alappuzha.
By Rail
From Cochin, take a south bound train via the Alappuzha route (enjoy picturesque scenery as the route flanks the backwaters and the sea on its way). Alight at Alappuzha Station. Nelpura Heritage Homestay is 12 kms from town and is accessible by both water as well as road transport. On prior appointment tourists will be picked up from either the Railway Station or Bus Station in Alappuzha.

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