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Kerala Backwaters An Incredible Tour Through The Heart Of Kerala

Kerala, is often referred as God’s own country, which is offering the tourists a number of destinations having so awe striking picturesque spots and holiday resorts , with its panoramic back waters and Cruise rides arranged in water stations, providing travel packages connecting all important places of rich holidaying.

Tourist attractions in Kerala, include variety of events and spots around places like Alappuzha, Kozhikode, Kasargod, Kannure, Wayanad, Palakkad, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Kovalam, Kumarakom, Thekkady, Periyar, Munnar, each of which destinations having its uniqueness, with one common aspect, the gift of nature, in the form of Kerala backwaters.

Kerala backwaters

One of the gifts of nature for Kerala is its back water locations. The region is a lengthy stretch of mountains on one side and the backwaters of Arabian Sea on the other side, some of them having best resort havens for the tourists to stay and enjoy their time, particularly in monsoon season.

Kumarakom for instance is special location because it is where houseboats serve as hotel rooms of star rating range, floating as small little islands similar to a hamlet. The guests of these House boats have the excellent view of mountains around, amidst a bird sanctuary to which lot of migratory birds arrive periodically.

The main spot among tourist attractions in Kerala is Kumarakom where one lives in a houseboat positioned in back waters for tourists, the tourist alsoexperiencing a travel in traditional rice barges Alleppey is another station where the Kerala backwaters give a splendid houseboat living and this place is also known as the Venice of the East .Alleppey, with its native name Alappuzha, is the largest network of Canals and forms the centre for backwater cruises in Kerala.

Cruise holidays around backwater villages of Alleppey, the traveler will cruise through small narrow canals, lagoons and lakes, watching the traditional fishing, unique farming below sea level etc., which will make a visitor enjoy the mind boggling picture of Kerala backwaters.

How to reach

Every resort destination around the backwaters of Kerala is reachable by road, in a long stretch of well-regulated hill station highway, extending from Kochi through Kumuli and Kottayam. Kochi has an international Airport, while a traveler can approach the Kerala road stretch from Tamilnadu also, from Madurai International Airport.

All the destinations of Kerala are well connected by train services, and all trains connecting Thiruvananthapuram on one side and Mangalore on the other side, have stops at every beautiful location of Kerala, enabling the visitor have comfortable travel plan to enjoy the tourist attractions in Kerala.

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