Chenganda is a village on Vembanad Lake, just a few kilometers from Cherthala. One of India’s most beautiful landscapes, the Kerala backwaters are a vast interconnected network of canals, rivers, lagoons and lakes. An important transportation network for the fishing, spice and rice industries, the backwaters are also home to large communities of villages whose lives revolve around the waters, and exploring them is a highlight of a visit to this most attractive of Indian states.

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