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Kerala – God’s Own Country

A land which is blessed with exotic nature surrounded by the blissful shoreline of the crystal-clear water, topped up the rejuvenating coffee plantation and completed with a vibrant culture is called Kerala – “God’s Own Country”. There is a huge diversity that attracts many tourists to visit this place and also known as the one of the 10 among top paradise sites around the world. Kerala is a full package of Arabian Sea shorelines to golden beaches, flaunted with backwaters which will totally mesmerize you totally.


Kumarakom is specially known for its backwaters as its situated on Vembanad Lake, which is the largest lake in Kerala. With backwater tour Kumarakom also offers fishing and boating experience you don’t want to miss while your trip to Kerala. Its also the home for many migrating birds like Siberian stork, wild ducks etc. where this place is famous as bird sanctuary. Due to this its also one of the favorite spots in the list of tourists in sight seeing.


Varkala is heaven for the people who loves the silence and want to relax between arms of nature. Varkala is located in the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram district and popularly known as Varkala beach. The beach of the areas is filled with the natural medicinal properties and people believe that it cures all the impurities from the body, so also known as the 'Papanasam Beach'. There is a2000-year-old Vishnu Temple and the Ashramam - Sivagiri Mutt which is a must visit place.


Kanyakumari is considered to be the Sothern most tip of the India, which is basically a coastal town. The place is surrounded by the blue sea all over and historical art works accomplishing the beauty of it. During the British rule this place was known as Cape Comorin, which was the famous place for viewing sunrise and sunset. Waterfalls in Kanyakumari that you should not miss out on include the Thirparappu falls, the Courtallam Falls, and the Olakaruvi falls.


Kovalam is a peaceful small village located at the shoreline of Arabian Sea. Kovalam is famous for the three beaches Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach and Samudra Beach, which eventually offers different variety of water sports like surfing etc. This place is also famous for the Ayurveda, Yoga, meditation and different cultural activities.


Thekkady has the country's largest Tiger Reserve, also known as Periyar. This place is ideal for jungle vacation where you can experience the wilderness of the nature which also gives you an adventure of night trekking. You can experience sanctuary ride in the early morning on the boat and might spot wild elephants, bison’s, wild boars, various kinds of birds, etc.


Munnar is considered as the idyllic hill station, famous for its tea plantation surrounded by the peaks, located in the Western Ghats, in the state of Kerala. It has got its name because of its location at the union of three rivers – Muthirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala Rivers. 'Moonu' means 'three' and 'Aru' means 'river'. At this place, you can witness the highest peak in South India, Anamudi. A trekking to this peak is the an out of the world experience which you never wanted to miss. Get a lifetime experience of traveling to Kerala with Smiles Holidays, a best travelling company which will make your journey most memorable with its best in class services and packages.