Kerala, known as God’s Own Country is extremely beautiful and must visit tourist destination of India. This hill station is filled with lush greenery and backwaters which attract a lot to the travelers. Kerala is also one of the most preferred honeymoon destinations in India. Not only a romantic gateway, but it is also apt for families and vacations.
Best time to visit Kerala is from September to March. Kerala has a lot to do when it comes to adventures and activities.
10 best adventure activities to do in Kerala
Canoeing and Kayaking
Living in a Tree-House
Water sports and Beaches
Most beautiful and fun-loving places to visit in Kerala
Alleppey is a very famous place in Kerala to experience backwaters. This place is also popular for its beautiful beaches, Hindu old temples & boat races. The beauty of Alleppey combines lush green fields, coconut trees, and eye-catching canals. Houseboats of Alleppey beautifies the charm of this place.
Munnar being a hill station is most loved by romantic couples and is one of the very famous honeymoon destinations of Kerala. Honeymooners love to visit Munnar for the luxury and beauty of this place. Well designed resorts of Manner give a special feel and comfort to tourists. Munnar hill station is also famous for the largest tea estates here.
Kumarakom is best known for sightseeing in Kerala. This beautiful tourist destination is situated on the banks Vembanad Lake. This place is a cluster of many small man-made islands. Kumarakom is a place filled with Coconut and Mango groves, paddy fields. Visit Kumarakom and enjoy lush greenery and backwaters, best place to relax and forget your stress here.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Kumarakom:
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
Bay Island Driftwood Museum
Wayanad is known as “The Land of Paddy Fields”, is situated at the top of Western Ghats at an altitude of 2100m. The most beautiful attraction of Wayanad is the 300 years old forests which make Wayand a calm and quiet place, best place to explore wildlife. Visit Wayanad in summers and enjoy wildlife safaris, trekking, river rafting and other attractions.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Wayanad:
Banasura Sagar DamKuruva Island
Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary
Neelimala View Point
Mudumalai National Park
Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary
Thekkady in Kerala, most famous for wildlife and tropical forests is a must visit place for nature lovers. Lush green hills, waterfalls, spice gardens are also the attraction of Thekkady. Fun activities include trekking and mountain walks. The other main attraction of this place is boating in Periyar Lake from where visitors can also enjoy the wildlife very closely. Watching herd of elephants is an amazing experience of this place.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Thekkady:
Periyar National Park
Periyar Tiger Trail
Spring Valley Mountain
Kovalam is a beautiful tourist place of Kerala. Kovalam is best known for its beaches and coconut trees which give a beautiful scenic view to this place. It has three main beaches Lighthouse beach, Samudra beach and Hawah beach. Kovalam beach offers a lot of water sports activities for visitors like skiing, kayaking, surfing and swimming. Ayurvedic massages and sunbathing is also very popular here. Visit Kovalam for a family holiday or for a romantic honeymoon.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Kovalam:
Kovalam Art Gallery
Thiruvallam Parasurama Temple
Shri Padmanabhswamy Temple
Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave Temple
Vagamon, also called as Wagamon is a famous hill station in Kerala. Vagamon is the first choice of tourists visiting Kerala, specially the nature lovers. This place has scenic beauty all around, variety of flowers, especially orchids, waters falls, pine forests, beautiful meadows, deep puzzling valleys and dales. Vagamon hill station is beautified with three popular hills – Thangal hill, Murugan Hill, and Kurismala.
Best time to visit Vagamon Summer (March to May) Monsoon (June to August) Winter (December to February)
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Vagamon:
The Pattumalai Church
Kochi or Cochin is the commercial city of Kerala where a lot of trade happens. Kochi is well known as ‘The Queen of Arabian Sea’. Beautiful beaches, lush greenery, palm trees, rich flora and fauna of Kochi attract a lot of tourists every year. October to March is the best time to visit Kochi.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Kochi:
Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary
Santa Cruz Basilican
St Francis Church
Gowreeswara Temple Cherai
Ernakulam Mahadeva Temple
Kodanad Elephant Training Centre
Kadalkkara Lake Resort
Kashi Art Cafe
Ginger House Museum Hotel
Bolgatty Palace And Island Resort
Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple
Chinese Fishing Nets
Wonderla Amusement Park
Museum of Kerala History
Kannur also called as Cannanore, is best known for its beautiful beaches. The four popular beaches of Kannur are Payyambalam Beach, Meenkunnu Beach, Kizhunna Ezhara Beach and Muzhuppilangad Beach. July to November and January to March is the best time to visit Kannur.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Kannur:
St. Angelo Fort
Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary
Parassinikkadavu Snake Park
Idukki is a less crowded tourist place of Kerala where half of the district is covered with dense forests. This place is most loved by tourists looking to relax and searching for a peaceful environment. Mountain hills, waterfalls, wildlife are the best attractions of this place.
Most beautiful and famous places to visit in Idukki: