Steeped in history and culture, Kerala beckons all kinds of travelers. With sprawling coastlines and award-winning hospitality, God’s Own Country is just the place to be.
Backwaters- A visit to Kerala is incomplete without a leisurely cruise in the famous backwaters. One can enjoy spectacular views and on the houseboats (locally known as kettuvallams) of Kerala. Originating from the Periyar river and 36 others, this maze is India’s answer to Venice. As you pass through pristine jungles feel lucky to be a part of the ancient history and heritage of Kerala. These backwaters are an important part of the economy of Kerala as over 90 % of trade and transportation occurs through these narrow rivers.
Beaches – Kerala has a long coastline giving rise to some of the most famous beaches in India such as the Kovalam beach. These beaches ar lined with coconut trees and pristine white sand. Also, several water sports facilities are also available. There are also lighthouses at the beach which served as an important guide to the ships in olden times and paved its way for Kerala to become an important trading hub.
So, a visit to Kerala is a must because of its rich landscape and also of its noteworthy culture.