Top Five Destinations for Holiday in Kerala
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Top Five Destinations for Holiday in Kerala

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Kerala, famed as the “God’s Own Country” is one of the most beautiful states in India in terms of natural beauty. Located as the south-west coastline at Malabar Coast the province is the home of several wonderful holiday spots. Lush green surroundings, coconut and spice plantations, widely expanded green tea gardens with simple life make Kerala really a wonderful destination for holiday makers. There are large numbers of tourists spots located in vicinity of the state. Some most popular of them are following.


It is a major port city and tourist destination of Kerala located on the west coast. It was the first European colonies in India. Later it was occupied by the Dutch and the British. The city is the center of culture and tradition of the state. It is also famous for spice plantation and sea foods. Tourist can also visit several interesting sites in its vicinity. Marine Drive, Fort Kochi, Hill Palace, Mattancherry Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Bolgatty Palace and Willingdon Island are must watch sites located in surroundings of the city.


Kovalam is the most popular and crowded beach in Kerala. It is shallow water shores made up of three crescent shape shores. Tourist can enjoy sunbathing, swimming, body massage therapies and other exciting things in vicinity of Kovalam. Tourists can also enjoy delicious sea foods at Kovalam. A popular Vizhinjam sea port located only 3 km away for the beach. It is well known for variety of fishes. Tourists can also visit some old Hindu temples, important churches and a mosque at Vizhinjam Sea Port.


Famed as the Kashmir of South is the most scenic hill town in Kerala located in Idukki district on the Western Ghats. The misty hill station is well known for its beauty of nature, rich collection of flora and fauna, spice and tea plantation. Lush green hill peaks and valleys surrounded by the low flying clouds offer the most panoramic views to the travelers. There are several interesting places are also located in its vicinity like Echo Point, Mattupetty Lake and Dam, Devikulam Peaks, Eravikulam National Park and several tea gardens.


Wayanad is the most tranquil and least populated place in whole Kerala. The beautiful hill town is located on the southern tip of the state. There are three beautiful hill peaks located in its vicinity. These are the Chembra, Banasura and Brahmagiri hill peaks. Thirunelli Temple, Edakkal Caves, Muthanga wildlife sanctuary, The Jain Temple and Varambatta Mosque are the most popular attractions of located in the vicinity of Wayanad.


It is the most popular backwater spot of Kerala tour. Scenic and serene backwater network of Alleppey offers wonderful chance wonderful chance to explore the some remote and most scenic areas of the state. Houseboat stays are the most pleasing tourist attractions of this place. Houseboats are full of all the luxury facilities like a world class hotel. These boats pass through several remote and most beautiful areas.

These are the most popular spots to enjoy holiday in Kerala. Tourists can several other places of Interest in this state.

Periyar, Kumarakom, Varkala, Cherai, Trivandrum are also worth visit sites of Tour to Kerala. So plan a trip of some fabulous tourist destinations of the state and enjoy a memorizing vacation with your beloved one.

Ankita Shrivastava - About the Author:

Ankita is an eminent analyst and writer in Travel & Tourism related topics. She has authored many books on tour guide for Kerala Tour Packages and Kerala Travel Packages.

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