The Nehru Trophy Boat Race is an annually held on the Punnamda Lake in Alappuzha, Kerala. The festival hosts lakhs of people during the event who come from far flung areas and from outside the country also which makes the festival prime on international standards. Snake boats are the major attractions of the show.
Time to Celebrate:
The Nehru Trophy Boat Race is held on the second Saturday in the month of August every year.
Tourist from abroad specially comes to watch the boat races as the whole atmosphere transformed into a competitive and unique blend of cultural shows. Large snake boats are the main highlighters of the event which are an impressive sight, measuring over 100 feet in length, with a raised prow.