Most of the people from all over the globe keep Kerala as one of their dream locations. Actually seldom know in detail about Kerala. Most of them mark this place only after seeing the mesmerizing photos of the Kerala tourist destinations. Is that all enough to plan a holiday trip? Here is a short article to know Kerala in detail.
Kerala is one among the 29 states in India and it is located at the southern corner of India. With diversified geological areas and unique culture this small state is a wonder to all the travelers globally. The natural wealth of here is beyond words to glorify. Whatever be the dream in your mind about a trip, Kerala has got all of them to invite you. Spread in 14 districts, this state is treasure trove of many forest areas, rivers, lakes, beaches, hill stations etc.
Malayalam is the language spoken by common people. Being a highly literate state, the people speak English and Hindi too. Trivandrum is the capital city and there are three international airports. One is at Trivandrum and other two at Cochin and Calicut respectively. The state exhibits a rich and unique culture. The traditional art and dance forms of Kerala like Kadhakali, Thiruvaathira, Theyyam, Chakyar koothu, Ottam thullal etc. are a wonder to the foreigners. The warm people and the year round moderate climate are other attractions of here.
There are many fabulous holiday destinations in Kerala. Alleppy and Kumarakom are famous for backwater tourism. The paddy fields, houseboat cruise, toddy etc. will be exclusive attractions at here. Trivandrum invite you with many attractions like Kovalam Beach, Napier Museum and zoo, Ponmudi, Veli, Varkkala Beach etc.
Cochin is the most developed city and showcases an amazing blend of modern and natural beauty. The architectural richness of the city with traces of colonial style is a real feast for the visitors. You can see many palaces and churches from here. Mermaid Hotel, Vytila will provide you a happy stay.
Munnar is a seductive destination. This beautiful hill station in Idukki can be reached from Cochin by road. There are many wildlife protected areas and waterfalls in and near Munnar. Thekkady and Kumaly are other fabulous spot at Idukki. Muzhuppilangad Beach at Kannur is an exciting drive-in beach.
The festivals of Kerala are so special and thrilling. Onam, Vishu, Deepavali etc. are celebrated with a great vigor. Attukal Pongala and Thrissur Pooram are some of the famous temple festivals. The cuisines at Kerala are really yummy and delicious. Halwa, Neyyappam, Payasam etc. are some of the yummy items. Biriyani, Karimeen fry etc. are items that you can’t stop eating. Your trip to this wonderland will be the best you ever had.