Tourist Spots in Kerala

Munnar

7 ‘Out of the Crowd’ Camping Locations in Kerala

Kerala is a desirable place, with tranquil backwaters, exotic wildlife, mesmerizing tea estates, lush green landscapes, swaying coconut trees along the shoreline and sweetly beckoning hill stations. If you have been through all the spots that have been advertised as Kerala’s most favored tourist spots, how about taking an off-beaten path this time? In fact, it would be a great… Read more →

Must Visit Tourist Destinations in Kerala - Infographic

Must Visit Tourist Destinations in Kerala – Infographic

Kerala is indeed God’s own country. There is no lack of sights to behold, places to visit, and activities to engage in. Whether you’re looking for a tropical weekend at the beach or a week-long vacation in a rain forest, the land of Kerala has it all. If you haven’t experienced the majestic beauty of nature in Kerala, you’re truly… Read more →

12 Famous Historical Monuments Of Kerala

12 Famous Historical Monuments Of Kerala

Kerala, with the abundant historical landmarks  and monuments grabs the attention of domestic as well as foreign tourists. Colonialism and foreign invasion has left a lot of landmarks in the lap of this small state. Kerala is indeed a paradise with lush greenaries interspersed with rich and unique landmarks. The magnificent forts, palaces and architectural monuments symbolises different dynasties, communities… Read more →

6 Popular Trekking Trails in Kerala

6 Popular Trekking Trails in Kerala

Kerala is blessed  with tropical forests and green misty mountain ranges. And to walk through them enjoying the flora and fauna …is simply breathtaking (and can make you little breathless too!). Trekking is one of the most popular adventure activities you can do while visiting Kerala. It is perfect for nature loves too! Here I am listing some of the… Read more →

Top 7 Scenic Rivers of Kerala

Top 7 Scenic Rivers of Kerala

There are 44 rivers in Kerala mostly originating in the Western Ghats as rivulets, later joined by tributaries to grow into large rivers and flowing westwards ending up in the Arabian Sea or in the famous backwaters of Kerala. Some of these are great rivers worth the name, but quite a lot are big streams or river-turned-into stream because of… Read more →

Athirappilly waterfalls

7 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Kerala

Kerala’s forests are punctuated with small and large streams that merge together to form luscious waterfalls. The swishing and whooshing sound of the flowing stream add to the charm. These coaxes just about anyone to spend hours just gazing at the mesmerizing beauty of the beautiful waterfalls. You will feel the presence of that eternal power which created them while… Read more →

Kozhikode Beach

6 Must See Tourist Places Around Calicut

Calicut was the capital of Malabar in the north of Kerala when Zamorins ruled. It was the Spice Capital and very prosperous. This attracted  foreigners who found the rulers friendly and tolerant. The Arabs were the first to arrive. They were followed by Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch and finally the British. The rivalry between them resulted in battles during the medieval… Read more →

Step into Nature's Lap: Top 10  Ecotourism Spots in Kerala

Step into Nature’s Lap: Top 10 Ecotourism Spots in Kerala

Geologically and ecologically fragile, pristine and exotic natural environments should be handled with kid gloves by man. His duty is to support conservation efforts, so that the endangered fauna and flora do not suffer at his hands. Man should not intervene in the life style of the tribes who may have made it their natural habitat. They draw sustenance from… Read more →

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Kerala

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Kerala

Kerala is home to an interesting medley of luxurious, semi-evergreen, tropical moist and deciduous forests in whole of South India. The wide variety of endemic species and rare flora and fauna make it one of the most sought after destination for people keen on wildlife. Did you know that Kerala has about 28% of forest area and there are 11… Read more →

Munnar, Hill Station in Kerala

13 Must Visit Places in Munnar

Update: New handy Munnar tourist destination map is added below. The PDF copy of the map is available for instant FREE download!!  Interactive Google Maps is also added to this blog post with the below listed places plus some more! I hope that these will make it easy for you to locate places when you travel to Munnar! Click here….. Read more →

Njarrakal Backwaters

Fishing…For Fun at Njarakkal Aqua Fish Farm

National Geographic Traveler was never more right when it tagged Kerala backwaters in the list of 50 important, must-visit tourist destinations in the world. UNESCO has also tagged Kerala and its backwaters as a World Heritage site. In fact, you can enjoy a kaleidoscope of Kerala culture when you are on a tour of its pristine backwaters.  There are plenty… Read more →