Kerala, is the India’s most beautiful state. Situated between the Western Ghats and the Malabar shores is believed to built by Lord Parshuram. That is why Kerala is called as God’s Land (God’s Own Country) with green tea and coffee plantations everywhere. Coconut betel nut and spice plantations, elephant herds playing back water and back water, to see such a view, millions and millions of tourists come to Kerala every year.
Here is the list of 10 Famous tourist places of Kerala
This is the most popular hill station in South India, the beautiful tea plantations, the view of the hills covered with waterfalls, and this view simply draws tourists towards Munnar. Munnar Britishers developed it for tea gardens. Ernakulam National Park, Tata Tea Factory, Mettupatti Lake, Attukul Waterfall, Pothmedu View Point, Blossom Park, Kundala Lake, Anamudi, Indo Swiss Dairy Farm, Cheyapara for viewing in Munnar. Waterfall is the major attraction.
Alleppey is one of the most romantic places in India This is one of the mus visit attractions of Kerala. Famous for his natural backwaters and houseboats. Also called as “Venice of the East”. Every year, a large number of tourists come from abroad to see the boat race held here. The major attractions of Alleppey are Allapuja Bech, Kumarakovam Bird Century, Ravi Karunakaran Museum, Marari Beach, Punamada Lake, Bhagwati Temple, Krishnapuram Palace etc. Alleppey is located just 53 km south of Kochi.
Also called as Periyar National Park which is one of the most beautiful natural areas of the country. Periyar is rich in wild life. Periyar National Park is spread over an area of 4 sq km in the Periyar Lake. Riding a boat in Periyar Lake is a thrilling experience to see the wild jive.
This is one of the most beautiful places in Kerala. Wayanad means “land of rice”. Wayanad is the best place to see the beauty of the Western Ghats. The main tourist places of Wayanad are Edakkal Caves, Banusara Dam, Tushagiri Waterfalls, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, Heart shaped pond. This is one of the popular destination for monsoon trekking.
Cochin is the largest city of Kerala and a major hub for transportation in Kerala. Due to being situated in the middle of Kochi Kerala, it makes it easy to visit during Kerala trip. Cochin is an important city in Ernakulam district. Cochin is also called Ernakulam, but for tourists, Cochin is the “Queen of the Arabian Sea” (Queen of Arabian Sea).
Kovalam is one of the most beautiful beaches in India, Kovalam is just 14 km south of Trivandrum, the capital of Kerala. There are three major beaches in Kovalam. Such as Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach and Samudra Beach. The length of these three beaches is about 14 km. The most popular of the three is Lighthouse Beach; this name is due to its lighthouse situated at a height of 35 meters.
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) this is the capital city of Kerala, the city of Lord Ananta of Thiruvananthapuram, famous for the Padmanabhaswamy Temple, which is a form of Lord Vishnu and is also the most common temple of India. This is Asia’s third largest and the first IT Park in India.
This is north of Kochi and only 42 km away. Thrissur is the cultural capital of Kerala. Thrissur there are so many temples, churches to visit and so many fairs festivals are held here every year. The remains are ancient human have been found in Thrissur, which is estimated to be of the time of the Ashmayuga.
Bekal Fort This fort is the most important and beautiful fort of South India, right from the Arabian Sea in Kasargod district of Kerala, this fort is very famous for film shooting. A beautiful view of the Arabian Sea is visible from the top of the fort. Famous movies such as “Rang de Basanti” the fort is famous for film shooting.
This place is very famous in Kerala for the last two decades. This waterfall on the Chalakudi River is the largest water table in Kerala. This waterfall falls from a height of about 60 feet. You must have seen it in films like Ravana. This place is becoming a new tourist spot day by day.