Creator’s masterpiece, Kerala is where India stops to smell the roses and talks to the strangers and flirts with the tourists unabashedly. A narrow strip of land on the Malabar Coast, surrounded by land on three sides with Karnataka and Tamil Nadu and on the fourth side by the Arabian Sea, Kerala is an emerald paradisiacal beauty. The Western Ghats tower in the East, networked by forty four rivers, Kerala enjoys diverse topography and houses from tall mountains to an extensive coastline almost everything. The timeless beauty of this anomaly among the fast developing nations and states is a wonder in itself.
From the towering mountains in the hill stations of Idukki to the extended coasts, from plunging valleys to endless backwaters, Kerala has it all. There are several reasons which lure tourists from all across the globe to the country of God. Ages old Ayurveda, spectacular backwaters, astounding beaches, stunning hill stations, ancient temples, mosques, synagogues, unspoiled coral reefs, remote villages, idyllic tropical climate, multihued culture, liberal hospitability of the locals are few of the factors why tourists come pulled towards this emerald heaven in Indian peninsula. It also has a moderate climate with a temperature that doesn’t change drastically during the various seasons and the said to be ideal time to pay homage to this god’s own country is from October to March. For Ayurvedic treatments, Monsoon that kicks off from June and lasts till somewhere in the middle of September is perfect.
Kerala is gifted with diverse topography which only adds to its ideal climate and makes it an complete irresistible for the travelers. On your Kerala Tour, don’t forget to visit the highlands wherein lie all the major plantations like Tea, coffee, rubber and various spices. The hills are collectively called the Cardamom Hills. The lowlands are equally enticing with the spindled network of canals, rivers, shallow lagoons, the backwaters and the shores of the Arabian Sea. Kerala’s beauty is like that of a celestial body that fell off the kingdom of the creator. One of its kind, it is the only state which offers everything to all kinds of tourists.
Kerala tourism is the epitome of all travel and leisure experiences a pro traveler could ever have. From the eyes of a vagabond, Kerala is a true tropical bliss. Visit the Waterfall in Athirapally where three milky waterfalls fall at great speed. Wander around the coast, sink your feet in to crystal like sand at the Kovalam beach (Popular for its party scene), Varkala Beach, Alappuzha Beach, Kozhikode Beach, Kollam Beach, Cherai beach, Muzhappilangadu near Kannur. Listen to the waves tapping on the shores of the beaches and savor the subtle tropical dessert. Other places of tourist and religious significance should be on your must visit list as they resemble the era gone by, the life past now like Sree Padnamabhapuram, Hill Palace, Forts at Bekal, Pallakad & Thalassery, Cherman Perumal Mosque and Medival Portugal synagogues.
Explore the majestic hills at Munnar, also called the paradise of the South for its splendid & serene landscape, lush green tea gardens, vast vegetation, towering hills with pearly clouds draped around the ridge looking like the necklace adorning the mountains. The leisure Bungalows built by the British back in the colonial era still serve as major stopovers for tourists.
Beauty heard is beauty craved, so don’t just read reviews off the travelogues but embark on your mission to discover the kingdom of Nature, Visit Kerala and witness the radiance of God’s own country.
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A vacation in the Emerald kingdom Kerala