These are smaller sized than chundan boats. They were built to accompany the snake boats to the battle front and for carrying food for the soldiers. About 60 rowers can be accomodated in the boat...
:Some of the well known veppu boats are Category A boats; Chethikaadan,
Ambalakadavan, maliyil jai shot Category B boats; Chiramel
thottukadavan, P G Karipuzha, Abraham munnutaikan.
Snake boat racing
.Phone: Alappuzha district tourism council- 91 477 2243462, 2221145,