The State of Kerala is on the western side of India. In between the Western Ghats
and the Arabian Sea lies a piece of paradise. Known as the God’s own home
Kerala is a great holiday destination. A simple get away or a honeymoon holiday
to Kerala can be relaxing and refreshing. Away from the hassles and horns of
the city, let’s step into the lap of luxury and scenic beauty.
TheBackwaters tour packages in Kerala range from standard, luxury and deluxe.
Kerala, connected with vast line of canals is an important backwaters tourist
destination. The house boat on the backwaters takes the tourists to different
height of luxury. The Backwaters present a glance to the normal life of the
people in Kerala. Fishing is the main occupation of the people. Rows of boats
and fishing nets can be seen all over the place. The famous backwaters
destinations in Kerala are Alleppey, Thiruvananthapuram, Kasargod and Cochin.
Alappuzha or Alleppey is encircled by waterways and canals and is therefore also called
the "Venice of the East." Alappuzha is well-known for the gorgeous
backwaters adjoining it. Many Kerala Backwater cruises begin or end in
Alappuzha. The water birds and flowers and greenery along the banks are
stunning and inspirational sight for the tourist. During the festival of Onam
there is a Snake Boat race on the Backwaters. The long boats race for honor and
the Nehru trophy. The Boat race is a symbol of team work and strength.
Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of Kerala and is a point of serene backwaters. The city has several
historic temples and museums, making it a great place to begin the tour in
Kerala with the Backwater. The name Thiruvananthapuram means the abode of Anantha
the Snake God. Some of the modern
attractions of Thiruvananthapuram include the Kanakakunnu, the Napier Museum,
the Natural History museum and the Sri Chitra Art Gallery which are worth
visiting in Thiruvananthapuram.
Kasargod is known for its rice cultivation and exquisite landscape. Kasargod is bounded
with the Arabian Sea in the west and the Western Ghats to the North and East.
Kasargod is worth visiting on Kerala
tours with Kerala Backwater. Kasargod in North Kerala offers several opportunities
for backwater cruises. Chandragiri and Valiyaparamba are the two cruises which
take you to the magical tour on the backwaters of Kerala.
Cochin or Kochi promises mesmerizing views of the coconut trees, backwaters, fishing
nets and sunset. A tour in the Backwater of Kochi is relaxing and refreshing.
In the evening the swaying palm trees and the sun set is a perfect view for
Othertourist destination of Kerala is Munnar. The lush green tea gardens of Munnar attract
thousands of tourists from the entire world. The CSI church in Munnar is a must
see place if one is in Munnar. The ancient British architect of stones is
amazing. The waterfalls of Munnar is a must see place. Attukal waterfall is a
hot spot with tourists flowing in day by day.
The golden beaches of Varkala offer an overwhelming view of the Arabian Sea and the
green hills. The beach side restaurants serve fresh sea food, poultry and meat
along with spicy local dishes. The Bamboo Village in Varkala offers a whole new
experience. For a pleasant stay tourists are provided with a hut of their own.
Kerala provide a variety of Tour destinations. Those who have been to Kerala look
forward for the next and those who haven’t, there are numerous reasons for you
to book your next holiday in Kerala.
Backwaters Destinations of Kerala