INDIRA GANDHI BOAT RACE
As part of the tourism fair celebrated every year during the last week of December, a boat race is organized at Ernakulam. Several snake boats vie for the coveted trophy. This boat race with its heart throbbing rhythm of drum beats provides an unforgettable experience.
More information can be had from the ITDC Tourist Office at Wellington Island and the KTDC Tourist Reception Centre in Ernakulam. Daily boat cruises are arranged by KTDC covering Willington Island, Fort Cochin, Mattancherry, Bolgatty Island etc.