It’s known for its palm-lined sea shores and backwaters, an organization of channels. Inland are the Western Ghats, mountains whose inclines uphold tea, espresso and zest manors just as untamed life. Public parks like Eravikulam and Periyar, in addition to Wayanad and different asylums, are home to elephants, langur monkeys and tigers.
Top 5 Best Places of Kerala by Anjum Khanna, Must Visit at least Once!!
Most Famous for – Hill station, Landscape, Tea estates, flora, fauna
Most attractive places – Eravikulam national park, Tea estates and anamudi, Atukkad waterfalls, Muniyara Dolmens, Echo point, Mattupetty Dam, Marayur
Nearby Places – Chalakudy, Thekkady
Visit Time/Days – 2-3 days
Munnar is a town in the Western Ghats mountain range in India’s Kerala state. A slope station and previous hotel for the British Raj first class, it’s encircled by moving slopes spiked with tea ranches set up in the late nineteenth century. Eravikulam National Park, an environment for the imperiled mountain goat Nilgiri tahr, is home to the Lakkam Waterfalls, climbing trails and 2,695m-tall Anamudi Peak.
Most Famous for – Nature, Houseboats, Backwaters
Most attractive places – Vembanad Lake, Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls, Kumarakom bird sanctuary, Kumarakom Beach, Kumarakom Backwaters, Bay island driftwood museum, Pathiramanal Island, Juma Masjid
Nearby Places – Alleppey, Thekkady
Visit Time/Days – 2-3 Days
Kumarakom is home to a wide assortment of greenery. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is a prominent fledgling safe-haven where numerous types of transitory fowls visit. The Vembanad Lake, the biggest backwater in Kerala, is natural surroundings for some marine and freshwater fish species and it abounds with Karimeen (Pearl spot otherwise called Etroplus suratensis) shrimp (Metapenaeus dobsoni) regular name Poovalan chemmeen. The flying creature asylum stretches out more than 14 sections of land (57,000 m²), and appeared following protection endeavors from the public authority. It is a significant vacation destination.
Most Famous for – Backwaters, Wildlife, Elephant rides
Most attractive places – Periyar National Park, Kurisumala, Murrikady, Pullumedu, Mangala Devi temple
Nearby Places – Alleppey, Kumarakom
Visit Time/Days – 1-2 Days
Thekkady is situated around 257 km (160 mi) from Trivandrum, 141 km from Madurai City and Madurai Airport, 145 km from Cochin International Airport and 114 km from Kottayam railroad station. Thekkady is situated close to Kerala-Tamil Nadu line. The safe-haven is well known for its thick evergreen, semi-evergreen, soggy deciduous timberlands and savanna meadows. It is home to groups of elephants, sambar, tigers, gaur, lion-followed macaques and Nilgiri langurs. Because of the thickness of the woods sightings of elephants and specifically, tigers are profoundly far-fetched.
Most Famous for – Beaches, cliffs, Landscape
Most attractive places – Varkala beach and cliffs, Shree Janardhana Swamy Temple, Sivagiri, Papanasam Beach, Edava Beach, Varkala Tunnel
Nearby Places – Kovalam, Paravur, Thiruvananthapuram
Visit Time/Days – 2 Days
Varkala Beach, otherwise called Papanasham Beach, and Pearl of Arabian Sea is a bluff sea shore arranged in the waterfront city of Varkala in Thiruvananthapuram District, India. It is arranged 39 km north of Trivandrum the capital and biggest city of Kerala. The sea shore skirts the Arabian Sea, part of the Indian Ocean. Different sea shores in the town incorporate Varkala Black Beach, Odayam Beach, Kappil Beach, and Aliyirakkam Cliff Beach. “Papanasham” signifies to wash away sins. The closest air terminal to the seashore is Trivandrum International Airport which is arranged 40km away from Varkala Town.
Most Famous for – Beaches, Nature, River
Most attractive places – Kovalam Beach, Lighthouse beach, Hawah beach, Samudra beach, The german bakery, Karamana river, Edakallu, Vellayani lake, halcyon castle, Valiyathura pier, Vizhinjam village
Nearby Places – Thiruvananthapuram, Varkala
Visit Time/Days – 2-3 Days
Kovalam originally got consideration when the Regent Maharani Sethu Lakshmi Bayi of Travancore developed her sea shore resort, Halcyon Castle, here towards the finish of the 1920s. From that point the spot was brought to the public eye by her nephew the Maharaja of Travancore. The European visitors of the then Travancore realm found the probability of Kovalam sea shore as a vacationer location during the 1930s. In any case, Kovalam shot into the spotlight in the mid seventies with appearances of the majority of radicals on their approach to Ceylon in the Hippie Trail. This departure began the change of an easygoing fishing town of Kerala into perhaps the main vacationer locations in all India.
About Anjum Khanna,
Anjum Khanna loves to visit kerala, he comes to kerala once a year. He visited many places in kerala, but these five places are his most favorite places in kerala. He visited luxurious hotels and destinations around the world including Marrakech, Mauritius, La Reunion, Italy, Munich, Dubai, Fiji, Russia and Greece and aims to inspire fellow others to pursue their dream career in travel.