There are many beautiful tourist destinations in the world but what better than ‘God’s own country’?Kerala situated in south west region of Indian subcontinent is an opulent possession of India. Beautiful beaches, dense wildlife sanctuaries, tea gardens, churches, mosques, museums, hill stations, backwaters, waterfalls and much more. A dream honeymoon destination and a perfect family holiday destination, it serves all the tourist purposes. Engrossing beauty and rich culture are the strengths of Kerala. Let’s have a look at the treasures of Kerala!
1. Thomankuthu waterfall
If nature exists somewhere in its most pious form, then it is Thomankuthu waterfall. Famously known as a seven step waterfall, this place is actually a divine beauty. Large stream of water flowing with no barriers and ultra force. Furthermore, surrounded by glittering green from each direction gives you a picturesque scene to be imprinted in your memories forever. If you are on your honeymoon then this beautiful place may ignite some romance!
2. Allepy Backwaters
You can’t help, you will fall in love!
Such is the beauty of this heavenly place. You will experience actual peace when you will spend a night in these dark and dense backwaters. Hire a houseboat, spend night, and lose yourself in the moment. Experience the most beautiful sunrise of your life with sunrays caressing your eyes.
Ever dreamed of a long walk in thick dense woods? A new fantasy world with sublime beauty is waiting out there in Wayanad. Wayanad is a region stretched along Western Ghats providing many exciting options to adventure lovers. It also has fancy option of providing homestay in a beauty packed area. You have not visited Kerala completely if you have not visited Wayanad. Let yourself experience the beautiful.
Beauty of Munnar has been ideally captured in bollywood movies. Long curvy roads surrounded with vast fields covered with magnificent green blanket. Munnar is a low lying hill station which actually makes you feel like you are on cloud nine. Munnar tea gardens are like ornaments to Kerala enhancing its beauty to new heights!
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A perfect amalgamation of rich cultural life, exquisite churches and history along with modern run of life. Located on the coast of Bay of Bengal, this place is full of surprises. There are variety of things to explore in Kochi. Forts, churches and especially the spa experience. Spa was originally originated in Kerala so they provide us wide range of medicinal and ayurvedic relaxing spa. Kochi is like the heartbeat of Kerala. Kochi completes Kerala!
6. Varakal Beach
Located in Thiruvananthapuram, Varkal Beach is one of the scarcely populated place. If you are in search of peace, then this beach will serve you the best. Walk barefoot on sand and experience the wind in its full glory on this beach. Just lie down on the beach and empty your mind in this beauty stuck beach. Coconut water serves as the best refreshing drink.
7. Idduki Wildlife sanctuaries
Kerala is preserving nature and wildlife in the form of different wildlife sanctuaries it possesses. Idduki Wildlife Sanctuary is known for being rich in nature. Wild dogs, elephants, Jungle cats, Sambar deer etc. are found in this sanctuary.
Synonymous to culture, Thrissur is known for its cultural history, beautiful temples, colorful festivals and much more. Festival of pooram in Thrissur attracts a lot of crowd and is celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm. Thrissur gives you insights about Kerala’s history, art and culture. So to explore more of Kerala you need to explore Thrissur.
So going by the list one thing is for sure that Kerala is a store of fun, adventure and peace. There is something for everyone. And this is a paradise which no one can miss in their lifetime. So give your routine a break, pack your backpacks and land into ‘God’s own country’!