Kerala, the land of nature and a surreal destination where the morning brings from the mist and magical. Lovingly called the God’s Own Country, this is the location where the backwaters hold everybody captive with their silence that is alluring.
Yes, it is the spice capital of India where the day wishes adieu with a number of the enchanting melodies played by mother nature. Let the wanderlust in you and plan a trip to this prismatic place, there are a variety of areas to visit in Kerala. Ensure you do it to all of these destinations and curate some of the very pleasing memories of your journey. And in case, you’re currently finding it tough to decide the destinations to cover, this is a list of tourist places that can fill your travelogue with fun and excitement.
Meesapulimala is one of the top hill stations near Munnar, Kerala. It is one of the highest hills of the Western Ghats in Kerala on the Indian subcontinent following Anamudi. Its hight is 2, 640 meters above sea level. Meesapulimala is an ideal place for adventure travelers.
Meesapulimala, the name derives from eight hills formed like a tiger face with Moustache and it’s found in between the Anaimalai Hills and Palani Hills near Munnar tea gardens.
Suryanelli is the nearest town to get travel access. Kolukkumalai, Top Station and Tipadamala can also be nearby.
Trekking is one of the main tourist attractions in Meesapulimala. Into the peak via Rhodo Valley view, the main organizer for group trekking is Kerala forest development based in Munnar. Prior booking is ideal to make sure of the place in the trekking team.
There’s a great chance of sighting wildlife including Nilgiri Thar, Wild Gaur, Sambar Deer, Wild Dogs, and the Sloth Bear. The forest land will be a special experience for newcomers. Gavi is known for forest beauty. And this place is for wildlife lovers. Gavi is an eco-tourist place at the Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. The special place is an ideal tourist destination for a family.
It has widely become popular following Alistair International the world tourism and multiple national awards gained for the eco-tourism projects.
A must-visit location for all nature lovers because Gavi is preserved in its natural scenic beauty untainted from the hands of modernity.
If you love birds watching, Gavi is the location for you. More than 275 birds including the great woodpecker, pied hornbill, and kingfisher will make your day special. Gavi is a favorite spot for movie makers do make for song shootings. More than 100 films were made at Gavi.
There’s all of Kerala on one side, and after that, there’s this heavenly traveler destination named Alappuzha or Alleppey. Esteemed as the backwater capital of India or the Venice of the East Alleppey is known for its quiet backwaters and beauty! Seated on the banks of the azure Vembanad Lake, it’s, in fact, one of the very popular back destinations from Kerala and one of the most sought after tourist places.
The houseboat is the main attraction for travelers in Alappuzha. The well-designed luxury bote will take you all over the Vembanadu lake. In the houseboat, they serve you spicey Kerala food such as Kappa, fish curry and Karimeen fry! Alappuzha is also the place for natural Coconut Toddy.
Alappuzha beach is one of the best seashores in Kerala. Visit this paradise, enjoy the cruise and remain, village excursions herbal therapies and more!.
Wayanad is known as the lap of Western Ghats. To explore the true tribal life Wayanad is the best tourist place in Kerala. The beauty of hills looks like a watercolor painting. The stunning hill station will give you a special experience. It’s all about fantasy, it completely changes your mood and takes you to a dream.
Banasura dam is another attraction at Waynad, Organic coffee plants is a highlight of the place. You can feel the aroma all over there. Muthanga is the tribal area at Wayanad and you can visit their hut and experiment with their homemade natural foods. The morning rays of sunshine at Wayanad will give you energy all day. Come and experience the unexpected.
It takes two hours from Kozhikode by bus. A cab can take you faster their. Major attractions in Wayanad are Tiger reserve, Mudumalai, Wildlife sanctuary, Kalpetta, Kuruwadweep, Sultan Bathery, Lakkidi, Vythiri, Mananthavady, Thirunelly, Tholpetty, Ambalavayal, Muthanga, Meppadi, Karapuzha etc…
Its another top hill-station situated in the border of Kerala. It is in the heart of the amazing Western Ghats and the fascinating Munnar hills are covered with tea gardens. Munnar is a very well known tourist place in the Indian tourist map. 1600 meters above the Sealevel hills are a must-visit place while you travel in Kerala. The picturized mountains and lovely clouds will treat you special at Munnar. The fresh air in the Munnar hills will really refresh you! Must experiment with the Munnar hills at least once in a year.
You can explore the lush forest here and beautiful tea plantations all around, Its some kind of special experience, we should say it’s the nature calling you!
Its another wonderful backwater place after Allapuzha. Vembanad Lake is the highlight of Kumarakom; if you have planned travel in Kerala must include this place that adorned by the mystical charm of the Vembanad Lake. Kumarakom is located at Kottayam, a two-hours journey by cab from Kochin International Airport. Train also available from Ernakulam town station to Kottayam.
The houseboat is an important section here, during the boat trip you can really enjoy the beauty of evergreen coconut grooves and greenish land gives you the real feel of God’s Own Country.