The snake boat race

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Alleppey, India

The snake boat race Alleppey Reviews

jayans jayans
2 reviews
you would want to be part of it Jun 30, 2009
This is probably one of the most authentic sport event in the entire world. I used to listen to the live radio commentaries of this event during my childhood days. The commentators literally used to scream on air and I could never understand why were they going crazy.. until I decided to go and experience it myself. Believe me or not, this is a unique boat race event and you should come down here once. I wish the oraganizers does a better job providing facilities and security for spectators especially visitors to my home land. This is actually a show event though. It happens on the Second Saturday of August each year. There are some "real" race events happening around this time of the year.
near the finish line
that is a snake boat or "chundan v…
the event poster
spectator seats .. truly authentic
2 / 2 TravBuddies found this review helpful/trustworthy
montecarlostar says:
Hey congrats on your feature!! :D
Posted on: Jul 06, 2009
Koralifix says:
Congrats on this feature! Well done!
Posted on: Jul 06, 2009
Dalmia says:
Very intriguing event and it's nice to see the ladies get involved too!

Posted on: Jun 30, 2009
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