Karuvatta is a beautiful village located near
in Alappuzha District
. Main attraction of the village is the famous Karuvatta Boat Race. It is held during August or September, along with Onam
, and attracts thousands of spectators. Kalarickal Temple, Kurichikal Bhagawati Temple and St Mary’s Church are other attractions. During the
festival, paraphernalia for the celebration is brought to the Sree Subramanya Swamy Temple of Harippad from the Kalarickal Temple.
The nearest railway station is located at Karuvatta, about 3 km from here.