BROWSING: Travel

A Trip to God’s Own Country - Kerala Featured

Written by  08 Nov 2011 1803

Kerala is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the India. This green place is also known to be God’s Own Country. National Geographic Traveler Magazine has declared this to be abundant in natural beauty and it is also ranked amongst the top 50 of the most sought after tourist destinations of the world. Apart from its unique geographical features and abundant natural beauty, this place is also rich in its cultural features. Kerala is recognized as an international tourist spot.

One may enjoy various travel circuits, religious memorials, fairs and festivals, etc.

The most common problem travelers face all across the globe is in planning their trip. They wonder where to go, how to go, what to see, and things like that. Hence, in order to ease these complications, a brief description of the state is given below so that you have a great visit.

Beaches

In Kerala, you will find many beaches, beach resorts, beach towns, etc., which are internationally prominent. If you like sunbathing, sightseeing and are also interested in water sports, then Kovalam beach is one of the best spots. This beach is also famous for its beach parties. You will many people enjoying a game of volleyball on the beach. This place is enriched with some finest beach resorts. Besides Kovalam, Kerala has many other popular beaches like Mararikulam, Varakala, Bekal Fort, Poovar, FortKochi, etc., to name a few.

Cruise Backwaters

The major credit to Kerala’s reputation and popularity goes to its backwater tourism. No other destination in India is as good as Kerala’s backwaters where travelers get to experience the incredibly amazing eco tourism. Houseboat cruise proves to be a great option if you are looking to explore the emerald backwaters. This backwater is popular for its bountiful natural wonder and while cruising over the lakes and beautiful canals, you will indeed enjoy its serenity. Your Kerala trip may remain incomplete if you forget to cruise backwaters. The list of some popular backwater cruises in the state includes Thotapally, Alleppey, Kollam, Kumarakom, etc.

Serene and Captivating Hill Stations

Kerala is also known for its attractive and peaceful hill stations. You can experience a completely relaxed atmosphere, scenic landscapes, amazing natural beauty, abundant and rich flora and fauna. Few of the very renowned hill stations of Kerala that you may include in your trip are Ponmudi, Munnar and Wayanad.

It is advisable to consult a good and knowledgeable travel agent who can plan your trip and make your visit to the God’s Own Country worthwhile. Below are some tips which may help you while travelling.

Best time to visit

This land of scenic beauty is located in the southwestern part of India. Although this evergreen location has pleasant climate throughout the year, the best time to visit is after monsoon i.e. between October-March.

How to reach there

Kerala is well connected by rail, road and air. Whether you are travelling from within India or planning to reach from abroad, you will have no trouble reaching Kerala.

About Author

Kuch Bhi
Login to post comments

Twitter