Kerala is known as the “God Own Country” has some of the best tourists destination in India for enjoying best holidays. It is the land of coconut, backwater, elephants and the land of rich culture and traditions. It is no doubt the Kerala is one of the most beautiful places on the earth and stunning Beaches, Malabar Coast, Backwater, Glorious hill side, Tea plantation, Western Ghats, Kerala’s Landscape, Coconut trees and many more are the major factor of the Kerala. Kerala is popularly known for any type of vacation like -Family holidays, Couples, Honeymooners, Kids and friends.
Best Places to visit in Kerala:
Munnar: Munnar is one of the most beautiful hill stations of Kerala located in south India. Munnar is popularly known for its Tea Plantation and Wildlife sanctuary. It presents the most unique views of verdant mountain slopes which are covered with about 80,000 miles of green Tea farms. The blossom gardens, Attukal waterfalls, Kundala Lake, Mattupetty dam, Eravikulam National park, Indo Park, Churches etc makes the destination most visited tourists destination in all over the world. One can visit Munnar throughout the year due to its cool and pleasant weather.
Alleppey: Alleppey is known as the unique backwater destination in Kerala which is popularly known for its charming houseboat. Alleppey comes on the top most destinations to visit in Kerala with family and friends. Lord Curzon was described the beauty of this place like “Venice of the East”. Backwater Ride is one of the major attractions of Alleppey which attract thousands of the tourists from all around the world. Alleppey is known for its backwater ride and the backwater ride is popularly known for its charming beauty and luxurious services. During the ride one can enjoy the luxurious services, fragrance of flowers, beautiful villages, coconut and palm trees and many more. Alleppey is an ideal destination for kids, family, friends and couples. January to May and again September to December are the beast time to visit Alleppey.
Kumarakom: Kumarakom is a little quite hamlet which is situated near Vembanda Lake and surrounding by the rich flora and fauna and pleasant weather. Kumarakom is popularly known for its charming beaches. It is a perfect combination of Backwater, Authentic food, pleasant weather, delicious fresh coconuts, the fresh paddy fields, decorated lakes, thick mangrove forests, unpolluted freshness and etc increase the charm of this place. Apart from this one can enjoy the boating, cruising, houseboat, stay and fishing. There are lot of tourists attraction like – Kumarakom bird Sanctuary, backwater, Aruvikkuzhi waterfall, Jama Masjid, Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple, Kumarakom Beach, Vembanad Lake etc adds the charm of this place. September to May is the best time to visit Kumarakom.
Wayanad: Wayanad is famous for its paddy fields and greenery which is known as greener side of Kerala. It is called the “Green Paradise” of Kerala. It is a perfect bland of beauty, tradition, wildlife, nature and heaven which make the place one of the best places to visit in Kerala. It is known for its richness of tribal heritage and agricultural abundance. This place is least popular but the exoticness and landscape make it a must visited destination. The edakkal caves, Banasur sagar dam, Wayanad wildlife sanctuary, Lakkidi, Tusharagiri, Wterfalls, Kalpetta, and Sentinel Rockfalls etc makes the destination popular.
Thekkady: Thekkady is popularly known for its Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. It is the home of various species of different animals like- Elephants, Tigers, Sambars, Gaurs and very rare Macaques. Periyar is most famous for two things one is Periyar Wildlife sanctuary and second is Periyar Lake. The wildlife sanctuary is situated near the Periyar Lake. Thekkady is spread an area of 777 sq km and 360 sq km area is covered by the thick green forest. Elephants are common sight in Thekkady. Periyar is one of the most beautiful destinations in Kerala where you can capture the most amazing pictures on your camera or mobile.
Cochin: Cochin is known as the commercial capital of Kerala which is known as the Queen of Arabian Sea. It is the starting point for most of the Kerala tour packages. It is a part of Ernakulam which is a beautiful destination located on the coast of Arabian Sea. Cochin is best blend of Modern city and Colonial. In past Dutch, Arabs, Chinese and British have visited here and left their impressions in this town. One can visit Fort Cochin and Mattancherry Palace.
Thiruvananthapuram: It is the capital city of Kerala decorated with numerous Temples. It means the city of Lord Anantha has historical importance and lots of Padmanabha Swamy Temple is situated here which is dedicated to Lord Vishnu situated in the heart of the city. Padmanabha Swamy Temple is the riches temple in the world which presents the amazing architecture style and the right place for art lovers which holds many ancient stone carvings and mural paintings. The city holds Indian First IT Park and Asia’s third largest park is situated in Trivandrum. Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, Napier Museum, Ponmudi, Kovalam, Veli Tourist village and many more increase the charm of the place.
Kovalam: Kovalam is one of the most popular tourist destinations which is popularly known for its charming beaches. Kovalam is the one of the best option of many tourists in Kerala for relaxing in the Sun, Ayurvedic Treatments and powerful strong deep massages. It is a perfect place for celebration New Year. Kovalam provides an excellent view of the city especially the moon shaped beach and the vizhinjam mosque. To the northern of Kovalam is the Samudra beach and Hawah Beach is in middle of Kovalam. Light house beach is one of the biggest beaches in all three beaches and the second biggest is Hawah beach.
Vagamon: Vagamon is a beautiful hill station of Kerala which is popularly known for its green meadows. It is an offbeat destination among the tourist places in kerala. The green meadows, gardens, dales, tea plantation and valley increase the charm of the place. The three most popular hills like- Thangal hill, Murugan hIll and Kurisumala hill makes the destination extraordinary. Vagamon is one of the places that have to be experienced.
Bekal: Bekal Beach is located in Kasargod district in the state of Kerala and Bekal Fort is one of the major tourist attractions. This fort is also done the major role in Indian various movies. Bekal has a keyhold shape fort with excellence of the sea surrounding and greenery views are amazing at the top of the fort.
Nelliampathy: Nelliampathy is one of the best hill stations in India situated just 52 miles away from Palakkad. The evergreen jungles, lemon, tea, Java and cardamom farms rich with awesome valley and misty mountains makes the destination a fascinating place to visit. It is a must visited destination during the month of June as this place is famous for peacocks who dance in monsoon. The awesome environment and charming nature beauty attract thousands of the tourists from all around the world.
Marari: Marari is a beautiful sea side village situated at a distance of 2 km from Alleppey. It is not much crowded like Kovalam and Varkala. It is bordered by the palm trees and sleepy fishing villages. Marari beach is of the endless golden sands where you will not see a soul variety.
Malampuzha: It is a beautiful township located around 10 km away from Palakkad town. Bharathapuzha river, is the second longest river decorated Malampuzha and the place is famous for its greenery and picturesque views. It is a beautiful Dam popularly known for its greenery.
Thrissur: It is the Cultural Capital of Kerala which is originally known as “Thirusivapperoor”. Its cultural, religious and spiritual abundance has been historically recorded. The city is also denoted as the Golden capital of Kerala because the high sales of gold happening here every year. It is famous for Thrissur Pooram and Onam celebrations. Snehatheeram Beach, Vazhachal waterfalls, Vadakkunnathan Temple, Paramekavu Bhagavathy Temple etc are the major attraction of this place.
Asthamudi: Asthamudi is unique backwater and also a beautiful Lake with eight branches. It is the second longest Lake in Kerala spread a distance of 16 km. Asthamundi Lake is one of the best places to enjoy the serene beauty of the coconut groves and Palm trees along the banks the backwaters and is less crowded. When you enjoy a cruise in Asthamundi Lake you can enjoy the sightings of Chinese fishing nets which locally known as Cheena vala. It is used for fishing and other activities like coconut husk.
Kozhikode: Kozhikode is also known as the Calicut which is famous for its historical, cultural and educational excellence. The National Institute of Technology and the Indian Institute of Management have their campus here in Calicut offering higher education to the deserving candidates.
Varkala: Varkala is an amazing beach of Kerala with a high cliff part which makes it a best seaside places in Kerala. The seaside is well known among the tourists to enjoy the journey which provides many interesting activities such as sun bathing.