Places to visit in Kerala
For those who love to see beauty of the nature, the Gods Very Own Land, Kerala is the right place for them. This area is blessed by the heaven with its beauty in the form of lakes, backwaters, hills and valleys that attract the tourists from every corner of the world. Due to the image of this land, it is flooded with tourists round the year. Here are some of the locations that you must visit if you are to be in this state.
This is one of the most popular hill stations in Kerala. It was the summer capital of the Britishers and is a beautiful hilly region which is ideal for tea farming. About 80,000 miles of Munnar is explicitly used for tea plantation. It is the best place to visit for honeymoon and is visited by many people from all around the world for its scenic beauty. There are many hotels and resorts in Munnar where one can stay and is popular among couples.
It is one of the greenest places in Kerala and it is named after a Malayalam word “Wayanad” which means land of paddy fields. As the meaning suggests, the entire area is covered with natural beauty as well as some manmade heritage. This place is known for its high end traditions and rich cultures. There are many waterfalls that are known to pass the city in a haphazard manner and add beauty to the valley.
It is one of the most popular places to visit in Kerala. It has a huge lake with house boats where one can stay for night. If you want to experience the backwaters in Kerala, this is the place for you. People who visit Alleppey stay in house boats rather than hotels. One can do diverse things in Alleppey such as fishing, visit the paddy fields, visit lakes and much more. Their food is related to banana and coconut which can be a new experience if you have not had it before. The entire trip to Alleppey will take you back in time.
Thekkady is known for its thick forests and wild vegetation. Amidst lies the heaven where one can get a close look at many wild animals including the about-to-be-extinct species such as tiger. Animals that can be seen here are: Gaurs, lion, elephants, sambars, boars and the Great Indian Tiger. One must visit this place if you are touring to Kerala. Apart from the wildlife, one can experience boating as well as trekking in Thekkady.
5. Kovalam Beach:
It is one of the most happening beaches in Kerala and is known for its New Year celebrations. It is a tourist attraction especially around New Year. It is a best holiday place as this place is famous for its massages, sunbathing fests and many other water sports that is going to take your mind off from your busy life. One gets to see diverse culture in the activities which makes it a top attraction in Kerala.