Nehru Trophy Boat Race

The Nehru Trophy Boat Race is one of the most popular snake boat races in Kerala. It is held every year on the second Saturday of August at the Punnamada Lake near Alappuzha in Kerala. This boat race is named after the first prime minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and there is an interesting story behind it. When Nehru visited Kerala in 1952, he was enthralled by the beautifu....
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What You Should Not Miss at Nehru Trophy Boat Race:

  • Boat races, Ceremonial water processions and water floats
  • The celebration of the event also includes music and folk dance performances

Organized By

Department of Tourism, Kerala
Pradeep Chandran
Department of Tourism
94471 16098

How to reach

The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport, which is 80 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Alappuzha, which is 5 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Alappuzha, which is 2KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Punnamada Lake
Date Time

13 Aug 2022 - 13 Aug 2022




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