Tourist Places in Kerala

About Tourist Places in Kerala and the Places to Visit along with the Best Time to Visit, How to Reach and Address.

Kerala is one of the famous tourist places in India which is been visited by global people. The place is the home for hamlets, hill stations, backwaters commercial cities and many more. People from all over the world are been attracted by the rich heritage and culture. The most beautiful part of India compared to the other metro cities. A number of tourists visit the place as it offers all types of places apt for family vacations, honeymoon and romantic gateways. Some of the must-visit places in Kerala on the trip to the place are

  • Munnar
  • Alleppey
  • Kochi
  • Thekkady
  • Vagamon and many more

Places to Visit in Kerala

Munnar

Munnar most visited tourist place in Kerala

Munnar is the hill station in Kerala which is the most famous and known place globally and is one of the most famous Tourist Places in Kerala. Tourists come to this hill station from all over the world. It is the tourist hub for all age groups like children, family, couples, and friends. Munnar is a town located in Idukki district of Kerala and is 5,200 feet above the sea level. This town is known as the “Kashmir of South India”. This is the best honeymoon spot for wedded couples.

The hill station is famous for the tea estates, craggy peaks, and marvelous lush green plants and trees. The place is also known for the natural view-points other than the tea plantation. Munnar is situated on the banks of the rivers Madupetti, Periavaru, and Nallathanni.

Places to Visit in Munnar

Some of the most attractive places to visit on the trip to Munnar are Atukkad Waterfalls, Echo Point, Top Station, Rose Garden, Wonder Valley Adventure and Amusement Park, Mattupetti Dam, Eravikulam National Park, and many more.

Best time to Visit

The best time to visit the place is from September to March as the place experience pleasant weather. Summer experience slight warm yet one can visit the place. From July to August he place experience heavy downpour and which can obstruct one’s travel plan.

How to Reach

Cochin International Airport to Munnar – 104 KM and one has to travel for 3 hours 30 minutes.

Ernakulam Railway Station to Munnar – 123 KM and can reach the destination with 4 hours journey.

Kerala Bus station to the place – 105 KM and has to travel for 3 and half hours to reach the place.

Address

Munnar, Kerala – 685612, India.

Alleppey

Alleppey a tourist place in Kerala

Alleppey is also known as the Alappuzha and was described as “The Venice of the East” by Lord Curzon. The place is located in the Alappuzha District of Kerala and is one of the most tourist places in Kerala. The town is famous for its backwaters, canals, beaches, and Lagoons.  Alleppey is the hub of Kerala that offers the backwaters and is home for the network of backwater and more than thousands of boathouses. Kettuvallam is the older version of Alappuzha backwaters. Kettuvallam is the Malayalam word that means Living Structures of the boats.

The modern boathouses provide good amenities like a hotel with western lavatory, living room, kitchen, bedroom with air-condition, and balcony. One can enjoy the surroundings on the travel in the boathouse. The place is surrounded by lush green coconut trees and small creepers. The place is famous for the lighthouse built in the 17th century by Portuguese adds the extra attractiveness to the place. Boat Racing, Marine products, and coir industry are famous in this place.

Places to Visit in Alleppey

One the visit to Alleppey one can visit to some of the most famous places. Alleppey Backwaters, Alappuzha Beach, Alappuzha Lighthouse, Kathakali, Sree Subramanya Swami Temple, Thottappally Beach, Sea View Park are some of the attractions in Alappuzha.

Best Time to Visit Alleppey

Tourists are recommended to visit the beautiful place in the months from November to February as the month experience winter season and one can enjoy the mild and pleasant weather.

How to Reach

Cochin International Airport to Alleppey – 83 KM and one has to travel for 2 hours.

Ernakulam Railway Station to Alleppey – 59 KM and can reach the destination with 1 hours journey.

Kerala Bus station to the Alleppey – 83 KM and has to travel for 2 and half hours to reach the place.

Munnar to Alleppey – 168 KM and has to travel for 5 hours to reach the place.

Address

Alleppey, Alappuzha District, Kerala – 688001, India.

Kochi

Kochi City

Kochi is called as the “Queen of the Arabian Sea”. The city is the most densely populated in Kerala located in the Ernakulam district. It is the important center for spice trading on the west coast from the 14th century till date. Kochi is the commercial, financial and industrial capital of Kerala. This city in October 2019 was ranked as the 7th in “Lonely Planet’s” list of top 10 cities in the world to visit in 2020.

Kochi at Nights

Kochi is the combination of Traditional and cosmopolitan culture. The growth of the port activities and the IT sector establishment made Kerala a commercial center.

Places to Visit in Kochi

Matsyafed Fish Farm, Spice Market, Willingdon Island, Broadway, Queen’s Walkway, Kerala Museum, Marthanda Varma Bridge, Vasco Da Gama Square, Areekkal Waterfalls, Durbar Hall Art Gallery, and Cochin Cultural Centre are some of the places to visit in Kochi.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Kochi is in the Winter Season from October to March are the weather is pleasant and mild.

How to Reach

Cochin International Airport to Kochi – 38 KM and one has to travel for an hour.

Ernakulam Railway Station to Kochi – 7 KM and can reach the destination with 30 minutes journey.

Kerala Bus station to the Kochi – 8 KM and has to travel for 30 minutes to reach the place.

Address

Kochi, Ernakulam District, Kerala – 682001, India.

Thekkady

Thekkady

Thekkady is the largest Tiger Reserve of the Country. One can have the enjoyment to the great extent on Jungle Vacation. Periyar National Park is the major attraction in the city and bamboo rafting in Mullaiperiyar Dam. The place is very popular for the spice gardens, eating, and many adventure sports.

Early morning ride in the boat gives u a memorable view of the sanctuary where one might spot wild boars, wild elephants, bison, and different varieties of birds and etc. Chellar Kovil is the place where one can see the cascades and waterfalls. Anakarra is the great nature lover place. Murikaddy is the place famous for spices and coffee plantations. Mangala Devi Temple is located at 1337 meters altitude which is opened only on Chitra Pournami Festival.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit the place is from September to April as the place is rich with greenery and freshness. March and April is the time where one can spot a lot of animals.

Places to Visit in Thekkady

Periyar National Park, Thekkady Lake, Bamboo Rafting, Thekkady Lake, Green Park Ayurvedic and Spices Plantation,  Kadathanadan Kalari Centre, Nature Walks, Tribal Heritage Walk.

How to Reach

Cochin International Airport to Thekkady – 162 KM and one has to travel for about 5 hours.

Ernakulam Railway Station to Thekkady – 156 KM and can reach the destination with 4 Hours journey.

Kerala Bus station to the Thekkady – 94 KM and has to travel for 3 hours to reach the place.

Address

Thekkady, Idukki District, Kerala – 685509, India.

Contact Number

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