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Tamilnadu Tourism

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City

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Chennai, earlier known as Madras is a multi dimensional city with so many glories in history to it. With a cling of British history to it, Madras or Chennai is the second oldest corporation after the British themselves. Chennai, still remains classic with a slight modern classic tinge to it. It is now home for many automobile industries, IT industries and many budding entrepreneurs. Chennai is known as the Detroit of India because it is an automobile manufacturing hub. The oldest companies that belong to Chennai are Royal Enfield, GM Ford motors, Hindustan Motors and many more.

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Beach

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After Tuticorin, the journey extends to the tip of Tamilnadu, South India and even the entire India as we reach at Kanyakumari. This is the place where three oceans meet that is the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. Top Tamilnadu Tourism covers like places Kanyakumari is to watch Sun rise. Even though we see Sun rise daily morning, the view of the early morning sun at Kanyakumari is all together different since there is no land in the farthest site during sunrise. The much reknown Vivekananda rock is also present at Rameswaram.

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Pilgrimage

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Tamilnadu has always been a home for culture and value. It is still regarded as a very disciplined place in India. Therefore the temples, churches, mosques and many other places in Tamilnadu stand testimony for the rich and vibrant heritage. Please contact us to know more about Tamilnadu tourist places so that we can guide you the best pilgrimages in Tamilnadu. Tamilnadu is also an astrological hub and the belt of Kumbakonam and Thanjavur includes a lot of temples particularly for the nine planet gods known as Navagraham. The much popular Thirunallaru temple for Lord Saneeshwarar is also located in Tamilnadu.

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Hillstation

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Tamilnadu is gifted by nature when it comes to hill stations and tourists spots. There are a few namely, Nilgiris, Western Ghats,Eastern Ghats, Podhigai hills and many more small hillocks. Ooty hill which is an important summer tourist place in Tamilnadu .The meeting point of Western Ghats and Eastern ghats is at Dindigul, which is nearest city to enter Kodaikanal which is also an equally attractive best tourist places in Tamilnadu. Even though the average temperature of Tamilnadu is somewhere around 30 degree celsius making it hot and humid, the best hill stations in Tamilnadu are regarded as the coolest place in Tamilnadu.

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Wildlife

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They say that the history and literature of any place can speak volumes about the locality. Similarly Tamilnadu as it is known for its rich culture and heritage, it is also valued for its diverse variety of flora and fauna. The Tamil literature has given importance to many plants and animals in the past therefore living a strong history of wildlife for Tamilnadu. We recommend you take a trip of best tourist places in Tamilnadu so that you can visit a wide range of wild life in and around Tamilnadu. Talking about birds, Chennai the capital of Tamilnadu has a wide history when it comes to viewing of migrating birds.

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Coonoor Tour

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Coonoor Travel Guide

Much popularly known as the sister city of Ooty and the home of Nilgiris Tea, Coonoor is a must visit for all those who are interested in hill station vacation. Coonoor hillstation is an important spot for all the travellers visiting Ooty and Nilgiris. Based on the Nilgiri hills, it has a pleasant climate through the year. Weather in Coonoor is much similar to the climate of Ooty. It has a cold and pleasant climate round the year and receives rainfall from time to time. Therefore it is an important place for family vacations and honey moon couples. We offer a variety of Coonoor honeymoon packages for the benefit of young married couples at a very reasonable budget. Coonoor is much know as a tea hill station much because of its tea estate and garden everywhere. The Sim’s park developed by a Japanese man is a hub for viewing a collection of 1000 variety of plant species. There are other places like Dolphin’s nose view point and Catherine falls which is also of great importance in Coonoor sightseeing. Further, the experience unfolds itself when you decide to travel from Coonoor to Ooty either via road or via train. The world famous Heritage train serves as an inspiration for the lovers of vintage life and steam engine trains. This train gives a pleasure ride and teleports you back in the olden classic days. There are a lot of other tourist attractions in Coonoor which includes places like Nilgiri hills, Pomological station and many such places which leaves the tourists awe struck.

Place to Visit

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Avalanche lake

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Ketti valley

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Hills of Nilgiris

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Best time to visit Coonoor and Ooty

Ooty and Coonoor regarded as sister hill stations are known for their all time pleasant climate. This means you can plan your visit to Ooty or Coonoor on any day at anytime since the weather is almost cool round the year. Averaging from 15 degree celsius to 23 degree celsius in summer (April to July) and -5 degree celsius to 10 degree celsius in winter (October to January), Ooty and Coonoor can be toured at anyday, anytime. The best time to visit Coonoor is usually winter where the temperature at times drops to minus celsius but mostly it is an ideal place for summer vacation travellers since it is the best escape from the scorching summer heat.

Weekend Gateway around Ooty

Ooty and Coonoor are regarded as the sister hill station since they are based at a distance of less than of twenty kilometers from each other. They both have a pleasant climate round the year therefore making them a much ideal spot for people who want to enjoy their weekends at a cold and pleasant place. Coonoor holiday tour packages provides you the perfect choice and combination for all your needs and requirements to have a wonderful stay at Ooty and Coonoor. The nearest city to the hill stations is Coimbatore and is easily accessibly by all means of transportation. There are a lot of people who are interested in Coonoor packages from Chennai and also who come to Coonoor from Bangalore either by bus, train or flight. Apart from these public transport options there are people who are interested in private mode of travelling and come in their own cars and bikes to spend their weekend. The weather in Coonoor is a major reason of attraction for many and making it an ideal spot for camping and other sporting activities. There are a lot of places to visit in Ooty and Coonoor which include a wide range of lakes, gardens, falls, museums and many more places of interest which makes the weekend worthwhile spent.

Coonoor weather naturally supports growth of a lot of farm fresh fruits and vegetables and therefore it gives you an advantage of enjoying some of the finest groceries which you can take back home after a good long weekend. Alongside one can find a variety of tea plantations in and around the region. It is to be known that Ooty tea and Coonoor tea are very famous through out the world. They rank immediately high after Assam tea which is also equally famous around the world. One can spend a good time in Ooty and Coonoor by having different variety of hobbies which includes, horse riding, boating, trekking, cycling and many such different activities. There are lot of Ooty local guides who can guide you to various places and enrich your experience and desires. You can contact us so that we can provide you some of the best plans for Coonoor holiday tour packages and make your holiday a memorable one. If you are travelling by your own vehicle, you are more than welcome. The moment you reach the hill station we will take you from there and your holiday would begin from then on.

How to reach Ooty

Ooty is regarded as the queen of hills in South India because of being the coldest hill station in tamilnadu . It is one of the best places to come for a family vacation, a honeymoon or simply a break from regular work. Ooty can be reached from around the world primarily through a few major cities in Tamilnadu, Chennai and Coimbatore. The weather in Ooty is a major reason why it is a favourite tourist attraction. The weather remains from cool, cooler and coolest from summer, monsoon and winter respectively. This paradise of hills can be reached via road and train also. The nearest airport to Ooty is Coimbatore. If you are travelling via flight you can land at Coimbatore airport and take a car or taxi from there. Please book ooty tours and best prices for availing the best of discounts from us. If you are a lover of nature and you are interested in the olden day steam train, then you can reach Mettuplayam Railway station and travel to Ooty by enjoying the beautiful views of forests and farms in the region. There are a lot of people who believe in adventure and want to travel around Ooty in cycle after reaching the hill station. For such adventure loving guests we provide ooty local tour packages in which we take them around to all places in their own mode of interest which can be a cycle or a horse or even walking around the hill station.

By Train

The travel in train is one memory to be cherished for lifetime. It is highly recommended you make train reservations before prior reaching Mettupalayam since train journey to Ooty is always on demand. We provide ooty tour package from bangalore and best ooty tour packages for you so please don’t hesitate to ask us

By Road

You can reach Ooty via Mysore also. Unlike reaching Coimbatore this road connects from Sathyamangalam through Timbam hills which is found between Karnataka and Tamilnadu. It is also a Best hill stations to visit in Tamil Nadu , If you travel in car you will enjoy the view of Timbam hills and after reaching Sathyamangalam you can connect to Mettupalayam from there and reach Ooty also. This region is rich full of forests and you can expect many elephants in the route to Ooty.



Tamilnadu Tourism

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City

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Chennai, earlier known as Madras is a multi dimensional city with so many glories in history to it. With a cling of British history to it, Madras or Chennai is the second oldest corporation after the British themselves. Chennai, still remains classic with a slight modern classic tinge to it. It is now home for many automobile industries, IT industries and many budding entrepreneurs. Chennai is known as the Detroit of India because it is an automobile manufacturing hub. The oldest companies that belong to Chennai are Royal Enfield, GM Ford motors, Hindustan Motors and many more. Chennai is not just popular for industries but has some of the best beaches in the world. Marina beach is regarded as the longest beach in Asia with a lot of forte of British history to it. Here we list best Tamilnadu Tourism places list.

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After Tuticorin, the journey extends to the tip of Tamilnadu, South India and even the entire India as we reach at Kanyakumari. This is the place where three oceans meet that is the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. Top Tamilnadu Tourism covers like places Kanyakumari is to watch Sun rise. Even though we see Sun rise daily morning, the view of the early morning sun at Kanyakumari is all together different since there is no land in the farthest site during sunrise. The much reknown Vivekananda rock is also present at Rameswaram. The rock is a stand alone stone named after Swami Vivekananda who went there and meditated for three days by sitting facing North, towards India and for the welfare of the world. Tamilnadu is a place full of interesting things to see and learn all together. Please contact us for the best holiday packages in Tamilnadu.

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Pilgrimage

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Tamilnadu has always been a home for culture and value. It is still regarded as a very disciplined place in India. Therefore the temples, churches, mosques and many other places in Tamilnadu stand testimony for the rich and vibrant heritage. Please contact us to know more about Tamilnadu tourist places so that we can guide you the best pilgrimages in Tamilnadu. Tamilnadu is also an astrological hub and the belt of Kumbakonam and Thanjavur includes a lot of temples particularly for the nine planet gods known as Navagraham. The much popular Thirunallaru temple for Lord Saneeshwarar is also located in Tamilnadu. There are many other Vishnu temples out of which the prominent ones are Kancheepuram Varadharaja Perumal temple and Srirangam Pallikondan perumal.

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Hillstation

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Just like all other places in the world, Tamilnadu is gifted by nature when it comes to hill stations and tourists spots. Tamilnadu is a house for various small and bill hills. There are a few namely, Nilgiris, Western Ghats,Eastern Ghats, Podhigai hills and many more small hillocks. Please read further to know more about the tourist places in Tamilnadu.The Nilgiris is home for the world famous Ooty hill which is an important summer tourist place in Tamilnadu .The meeting point of Western Ghats and Eastern ghats is at Dindigul, which is nearest city to enter Kodaikanal which is also an equally attractive best tourist places in Tamilnadu. Even though the average temperature of Tamilnadu is somewhere around 30 degree celsius making it hot and humid, the best hill stations in Tamilnadu are regarded as the coolest place in Tamilnadu.

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Wildlife

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They say that the history and literature of any place can speak volumes about the locality. Similarly Tamilnadu as it is known for its rich culture and heritage, it is also valued for its diverse variety of flora and fauna. The Tamil literature has given importance to many plants and animals in the past therefore living a strong history of wildlife for Tamilnadu. We recommend you take a trip of best tourist places in Tamilnadu so that you can visit a wide range of wild life in and around Tamilnadu. Talking about birds, Chennai the capital of Tamilnadu has a wide history when it comes to viewing of migrating birds. Vedanthangal is a big marsh land located in the suburb areas of Chennai on the way to Chengalpat and is very famous from different variety of birds travelling from through out the world mainly, Australia and other South East Asian areas.

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Thrissur Tours

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Thrissur

Introduction

Thrissur is known as the Cultural Capital of Kerala and one trip to this amazing city will tell you why. Artifacts, museums and cultural centers are strewn all over the city and it is home to some of the most important cultural landmarks in the entire state like the Kerala Sahitya Academy, the Kerala Lalithkala Academy, the Sangeet Academy. It also hosts the Thrissur Pooram festival which according to many, is one of the most colorful and spectacular festival in Kerala. There are mosques and churches as well, and it can be said that it is a true cultural melting pot. In earlier times, it was also an important center for spice trade with the Arabs.

Best Time to Visit Thrissur

The best time to visit any region in Kerala is in the winters as the summers might be a bit too hot for the tourists and heavy rains in the monsoons, though beautiful, might hinder a trip to the backwaters. Hence, the ideal time for a visit would be from October to March. Top Kerala Packages give a wonderful experience for family.

Things to do in Thrissur

Thrissur vacation packages have something for everyone and have all the ingredients of a perfect family holiday. The trip can also be very educative and enlightening for the children as they come to know about the various sites of pilgrimage and places of cultural importance. The sightseeing tours here are extremely well guided and going through Thrissur is like taking a walk down history and brilliant specimen of Indian art and architecture keep unfolding. One can also enjoy the nature walks by the banks of the backwaters and spot birds and animals. Visiting this city is sure to make you want to visit Kerala again.

Best Place to Visit in Thrissur

Shakthan Thampuran Palace

The palace was built in 1795 by Ramavarma and is also known as the Vadakkekara Palace. It has distinct Kerala- Dutch style in 1795 and was converted to a wonderful museum by the state in 2005, bearing great specimen of art and craft. Be sure to tell your agent that the Thrissur tourism package should definitely have a trip to this temple.
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Athirapilly Falls - Kerala Tour Packages

One of the most famous waterfalls in Kerala, it is situated on the Chalakudy River, which has its source high up in the Western Ghats. It also acts as the entrance to the Sholayar Ranges and is about 80 feet in height. The Vazhachal waterfall is also located very close by.
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Chettuva Backwater

Chettuva Backwater- Located between Engandiyur Panchayat and Kadappuram Panchayat, this backwater provides the tourists with some of the most amazing views. A boat ride up the rivers will take them through mangrove forests, Chinese fishing nets, islands full of migratory birds and even a fort. No wonder it has been named as a heritage village by the government. Vadakkunnathan Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, it has the classic Kerala architecture and is complete with the monumental towers on all four sides, namely the kuttambalam. It also has wonderful specimens of mural paintings and the temple has also been declared as national monument. It is believed that Parshuram had built the temple
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Snehatheeram Beach

Cheramanjuma Masjid is one of the oldest mosques, not only in the state but also in the country, it was built in 629 AD and is reputed to be the first mosque in India. It was later reconstructed and renovated in 11th century AD and many Muslims also conduct their children’s initiation to education here. Tourism in Thrissur is will not be complete unless you have visited the first mosque built in India. Snehatheeram Beach famously known as the Love Shore, the beach by the Arabian Sea has lots of domestic tourists round the year and because of its popularity, Kerala Tourism maintains this beach very well
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Our lady of Dolores

Although a minor basilica if the Syro- Malabar Catholic Church, this church holds tremendous significance for the locals. It is also the third highest church in Asia, noted for its soaring belfries and double storied aisles. The interiors are colorful and vibrant and contain murals and paintings of famous saints.
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Thrissur Kerala Tour Packages

Thrissur is a city in the south Indian state of Kerala. It’s known for sacred sites and colorful festivals. Thrissur kerala tour Packages Covers places Shakthan Thampuran Palace, Athirapilly Falls, Chettuva Backwater, Vadakkunnathan Temple, Cheramanjuma Masjid, Snehatheeram Beach. View and Book Thrissur Vacation packages with us

How to reach Thrissur

Thrissur can be reached by air via the Cochin International Airport which is about 55 km away. There are also three major railway stations here- at Thrissur, Punkunnam and Ollur Railway Station. The National Highway 47 connects the city to all other major towns both in South India as well as to key cities of Mumbai or Bangalore.

Periyar National Park Tours

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Periyar National Park

Introduction

Periyar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is a major protected area near Thekkady and is widely known for its profusion of flora and fauna that is both diverse and unique. It is notable because of its reputation both as an elephant as well as a tiger reserve. The forested area is huge, with the over 925 sq km devoted to the core zone. It also forms the watershed of two very important rivers in Kerala- Periyar and Pamba and the view around these two lakes is spellbinding. Located quite high in the Cardamom Hills and Pandalam Hills in the south Western Ghats, the region is provides one of a kind experience for those who visit

Best time to visit Periyar National Park

The best time to visit the park is in the month of winter, from November to March, as this is the time when the migratory birds start coming to the sanctuary. The weather is also pleasant with no intense heat or rainfall to mar the journey through rivers and backwaters. It would be a wonderful time to organize the Periyar National Park Tour at this time of the year.

Safari Timing in Periyar National park:

The timings for various kinds of safari vary. Usually, the general timings of the park are 6:00 am in the morning to 7:00 pm in the evening every day. The timings of the boat safari, on the other hand, start from 7:30 am in the morning to 9:00 am, then 9:30 am to 11:00 am, 11:15 am to 12:45 pm, 1:45 pm to 3:15 pm, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. So overall, the boating takes place throughout the day with half an hour intervals. There are also provisions for guided nature walks that are conducted from 7:00 am in the morning to 10:00 am and then again from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. One can also go for border hikes and bamboo rafting in the rivers from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. It can be said that if one wants to experience all of these events and safaris, then they would have to make multiple trips to the national park. It is best to inquire once before actually arriving, especially if someone is planning to visit during the monsoons.

Periyar National Park

Periyar National Park and Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is situated at Western Ghats in Kerala. Get complete information about Periyar National park such as wildlife safari booking, best time to visit, how to reach, view Packages and book your periyar tour packages.

How to Reach Periyar National Park:

The park shares its borders with Tamil Nadu and can be reached through other areas of Kerala as well like Kumily, Kottayam and Madurai. The nearest airport to get to Periyar is via Coimbatore International Airport and can be reached by National Highways 544 and 948 from other states as well as by a number of state highways. A couple of other highways are being proposed as well which will further make it easier for travelers to reach Periyar.

Kottayam Tour

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Kottayam

Introduction

Kottayam city is the capital of the Kottayam district and it holds a special place in the hearts of the people in Kerala. It was one of the main centers of learning and literature in ancient times and was names as the Akshara Nagari, or the Land of Letters. It is the head of a lot fo Malayali newspapers and bears many remnants of the English and the Dutch settlements. Many schools, colleges and other educational institutes are established here and the degree of art and craft practiced here is also higher than any other in the state, also giving it the name of Chuvarchitra Nagari or the Land of Murals. The headquarters of the Indian Orthodox Church are also located here.

Best Time to Visit Kottayam

The best time to visit Kottayam is undoubtedly during the winters as the summers in Kerala might be too hot. During this time, the nature showers its best in the city and therefore, it is believed to be the best time to visit Kottayam. Most popular tourist attractions or Sightseeing places covers in Kottayam tour packages.

Things to do in Kottayam

Kottayam provides plenty of opportunities when it comes to sightseeing and relaxing. The wonderful waterfalls and rivers in the region provide spectacular views of the surrounding landscape and the Thangal Hill gives the visitors an opportunity to trek. There are lots of local shops lining the streets that provide authentic local food and cuisine and the home stays provide opportunities to live the Kerala lifestyle.

Best place to visit in Kottayam

Vaikom - Kottayam tour packages

The Vaikom Boat jetty and the Vaikom Temple, are the two most notable places of interest here. The region is surrounded by lakes and water bodies and boating is a popular recreation here, and the vistas of the surroundings are truly wonderful. Book Kottayam tour packages to make the most of this wonderful location.
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Elaveezha Poonchira in Kottayam

The name of the place literally means “the pond of the flowers where leaves do not fall” and the entire region is notable because of its breathtaking beauty. It is a wonderful place to go off grid and relax in the laps of nature, without having to worry about daily chores and practicalities.
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Marmala Waterfalls in Kottayam

Marmala waterfalls- The waterfall is not only gorgeous in itself, but also provides wonderful way of trekking. It is 60 meters in height and located in a private estate where no car would directly go. The trek provides wonderful opportunities of sightseeing and bird spotting.
St.Mary Orthodox Church is One of the oldest churches in Kerala built in 1579, the church is famous for the number of murals that adorn its walls, both Oriental and Western. It is not only a popular tourist site but people of many faiths have entry here who may come in to pray.
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Thangal hill

Thangal hill- A popular site of Muslim pilgrimage, Thangall Hill is famous for the tomb of Shaikh Faridduddin. However, the scenic beauty of the region is captivating as well for the general tourists
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Kottayam Kerala Tour Packages

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How to Reach Kottayam

Kottayam can be reached through the Cochin International Airport, located 90 km north of the city. One can also get in with the help of the Kottayam railway station and taxis and rickshaws might be hired from the station to the city center. The KSRTC buses travels from other main cities regularly.

Kollam Tour

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Kollam

Introduction

Kollam is one of the oldest sea port cities, not only In Kerala but also in the rest of the world. Situated on the banks of the Ashtamudi Lake, it has always had a strong commercial base since the Roman rule in Europe. It was also a strong center of trade with China and had been the landing place of many explorers like Ibn Batuta, Marco Polo and the merchant Sulaiman al- Tahir. The Kolam Port was founded in 825 AD, and ships have always ferried here as long as anyone can remember. Kollam Tours should be on everyone’s travel list.

Best Time to Visit Kollam

The best time to visit Kollam, or mostly any region in Kerala for that matter is from December to April because the winters are the most pleasant. Or else the summers are too hot and the monsoons make navigation on the water more difficult.

Things to do in Kollam

Kollam is mostly famous for its scenic beauty and the beaches here are spectacular, providing splendid views of the sunset. There are options for boating and one can simply have a wonderful time riding the waves. The luxury boat travel is a must for those who want to unwind in the laps of nature and the ayurvedic spas here will rejuvenate your mind as well as your soul.

Best Place to Visit in Kollam

Thangassery

Thangassery is Located around 5 kms away from the city center, it holds special place for the archeologists as lots of Chinese coins were once discovered here. The Tangasseri Port holds importance in the Maritime activities of the region and one of places of interest here is the St. Thomas Fort. It has largely an Anglo- Indian Settlement and likewise there are quite a few churches and cathedrals here, along with the famous Dutch lighthouse.
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Ashtamudi Lake - Kollam Packages

Ashtamudi Lake in Kollam district of Kerala is a very popular backwater destination and the name is derived from the eight cones shape of the lake. The boat journey here can take eight hours and the scenic beauty along the way is captivating. One can visit fishing villages and enjoy the local cuisine.
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Thenmala - Kollam Tourist Places

Thenmala is a popular tourist attraction and it is the first planned eco- tourism spot in India. The Ottakal Lookout provides splendid views of the surroundings and the dam on the lake is an extremely popular picnic spot for the locals.
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Palaruvi - Kollam Vacation Packages

Palaruvi Waterfalls it is the 32nd highest waterfall in India and has a height of 91 meters. The falls and the surrounding landscape is breathtaking and should be definitely included in the Kollam Vacation packages.
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Kollam Kerala Tour Packages

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How to Reach Kolam

The best way to fly into Kolam is through the Trivandrum International Airport. Kollam Junction is also the nearest railway station and has the reputation of being the second longest railway platform in the world. The suburban railway is also very well developed here. Moreover, National Highways Number 66, 744 and 183 go by the region and connects all the major cities of the south to Kollam as well as Mumbai via road.

Varkala Tour

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Varkala

Varkala is situated in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala and is one of the only places here where cliffs are found adjacent to the Arabian Sea. There are also numerous water spouts and spas on these cliffs and as a result have been declared as geo- heritage site because of the formations which are found here are very rare.

Best Time to Visit Varkala

The best time to visit the region is between the months of December and March because the summers are extremely hot in any part of South India an monsoons here are pretty hard too.

Things to do in Varkala

There are quite a few ways to indulge in Varkala and one can go for sightseeing, enjoy ayurvedic therapies, shop at the beach shacks, enjoy local cuisine and relax in one of the many backwaters.

Best place to visit in Varkala

Varkala Beach

Varkala beach also known as the Papanasham Beach, it is widely believed that taking a dip in the waters here would wash away one’s sins. Hence, quite a few devotees can be seen here at various times of the year. The beach also has a number of resorts and spas for the tourists and one can grab lovely local cuisine in the beach side shacks here. And the sunset here is especially wonderful.
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Janardhan Swami Temple

The temple was found here is estimated to be 2000 year old and the formations here are very unique. It is an important Vaishnavite temple and is also known as the Dakshin Kashi, or the Benaras of the South. Located close to what is known as the Papanasam Beach, as one’s sins are washed away by bathing here, it is also an important center for Ayurvedic therapy.
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Sivagiri Mutt

The Sivagiri Mutt is a famous pilgrimage center and was built in 1904. It is the tomb of Sri Narayana Guru and even after so many years, the throng of devotees here never cease. The special times of celebration here are the birthday and date of Samadhi of the Guru and that takes place in August and September respectively.
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Kappil Lake

Located in Varkala, this lake especially known for the scenic beauty of the backwaters and the beauty of the place here is still not overpowered by the consumerism of the other beaches. The Kappil Bhagwati Temple is also located here and the presence of tourist sites like Boat Club only makes the stay more fun and enjoyable
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Anjengo Fort and Lighthouse

One of the oldest towns in the region, there are wonderful specimens of Old Portuguese architecture, like churches, convent and school along wit the famous lighthouse in the region. There are also quite a few temples in the area like Sree Bala Subhramanya and it is also one of the easiest commutes from the international airport situated just about 12 kms away.
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Varkala Kerala Tour Packages

Plan & book your Varkala holiday packages with discovertours. Get the best offer on Varkala tour packages. Enjoy your Varkala tours packages @ affordable prices. Best Things to do in Varkala include varkala beach, janardhana swamy temple, sivagiri muttand stay in a beautiful coastal town.

How to Reach Varkala

Varkala can be reached via Thiruvananthaouram International Airport situated 51 km away and station is about 3 km away which connects to every major city in India.

Vagamon Tour

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Vagamon

Introduction

The Vagamon or Wagamon Hills Station is a popular tourist destination and hill station and is known for its cool and fresh climate round the year. It was mostly made famous by the British as they started their tea plantations here and is yet to be overpowered by commercialization, which provides ample opportunities for star gazing and simply enjoying the wonders of nature. It is would be a great idea to book Vagamon holiday tour packages for the entire family this winter.

Best Time to Visit Vagamon

Since Vagamon experiences a wonderful climate round the year, it can be visited during any time. The winters can be intense and those wanting to experience true winter may come here during January. The summers are pleasant with temperatures being around 25 degrees centigrade. Holidays in Vagamon at this time of the year is surely going to make you fall in love with this place and you would want to visit again.

Things to do in Vagamon

Because Vagamon turns up a new vista every time one happens upon a new location, it is a great destination for satisfying the travel bugs. Paragliding on the slopes is one of the exciting things to be done here and there are so many nature trails to be followed as one goes on a trek through the hill paths. The walk, combined with the scenery around makes for an unforgettable experience. In fact, this is a great trek for amateurs as well as older people who can walk without having to exert themselves too much, making for a wonderful family holiday. Vagamon is one of the most geographically diverse regions in the state and that is why tourists with varying tastes find something or the other to suit their adventurous needs. Vagamon tourism packages are wonderful for families who want to have a great time for families to have fun.

Best Place to Visit in Vagamon

Kurisumala - Vagamon Trip

Kurisumala is best known for the Ashram that is situated quite high in the hills. It is known for the monks who lead a life of severe austerity. Nevertheless, the monastery takes visitors from time to time. The entire journey to the hills is a very pleasurable one and the journey kind of becomes more spiritual for those who feel one with their surroundings. Those who are trying to opt for a more holistic living can also take up temporary living in the ashram with special permission and after they have expressed in earnest their reason for taking up ashram life.
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Mundakayam Ghat

The place is actually located 8 kms away from the city center of Vagamon and is especially known for the scenic view of the sunset that one gets to enjoy. The journey to the location takes one through winding roads amidst lush greenery and it is journey that is so enticing to the visitors. The road up to the Ghat can be bit treacherous during the monsoons due to heavy rains so it would be advisable to visit during the winters
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Kurisumala Dairy Farm - Vagamon

The Kurisumala Dairy Farm is very well known location for being one of the most productive farms in the region. The tourists who come here get to see how the cows are kept and cared for and how the milk is processed. It can provide the tourist with a lot of happy experiences and quite unique one at that. Vagamon vacation packages almost always includes a visit to this dairy farm but the tourists are advised to maintain optimum levels of hygiene before they enter the processing center.
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Thangal Hill

Thangal Hill seems perfect for a set for a Western movie. The cliffs and rock edges make for a very adventurous backdrop and those who are daring enough try to conquer the various rock cliffs here. This region is a bit dry during the winters and the grasslands around can grow up to great heights during the monsoons, which is why it is important to practice caution. Thangal has also been used as a backdrop for some action movies shot in the south and is always attracts hikers round the year.
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Barren Hills

As the name suggests, the Barren Hills are indeed quite barren and much of the greenery and extensive parks that are seen in the other parts of Kerala are mostly absent here. Those who have an attraction for the rough aspect of nature will find that they find this aridness and lack of humidity quite liberating. When tourists visit this region, it is mostly during the winter as that is the best time to experience the aridity of the region. Even monsoons do not make much a difference to the landscape and rainfall in this region is significantly lower than in other areas of the state.
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Maramala waterfalls - Vagamon Holiday Packages

Maramala waterfalls is Located seven km away from the Teekoy rubber estate, the falls are undoubtedly one of the most scenic in the entire state. Like many other nature trails in the city, the path to this falls also leads through wonderful locations and it is a real pleasure to be able to take that all in without having to exert oneself very heavily. The waterfalls are an immense drop and during the monsoons, the falls seem a bit dangerous as well due to the vast influx of water and caution is advised while visiting it for first timers. Vagamon Holiday Packages give wounderful experience for family.
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Vagamon Kerala Tour Packages

Vagamon is a hill station located in Kottayam- Idukki border of Kerala. Our Vagamon tour packages provide an amazing experiences. Top 5 tourist places to visit in Vagamon Kurisumala Dairy Farm , Muruganmala, Thangal Hill, Mundakayam Ghat, Barren Hills, Maramala waterfalls. Get best holiday deals on Vagamon tour and holiday packages at discovertours.in

How to Reach Vagamon

International tourists will find that the nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport and Eratupetta, Palai and Kottayam are the nearest railway station which connects the region to most of the important railways stations. The direct road here is from Eraptupatu but once the hills are reached it is advisable to drive with a seasoned driver. The car rental facility in the region is very good and one can also make arrangements from the hotel they are in. However, it is advisable to make arrangements well in advance during the peak seasons to get the best cars.

Idukki Tour

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Idukki

Idukki is situated among the scenic beauty of Western Ghats and though it is the second largest district in the state, it also has the lowest population density, meaning there are lots of open spaces here for the tourists to rewind. It has a large area reserved for forests and wildlife sanctuaries and the villages are sparsely populated. The Western Ghats provide unmatched natural beauty and that attracts throngs of tourists each year.Book Idukki Holiday packages at lower prices before the peak season.

Things to do in Idukki

One can go for a trek along the make Ghat roads and the small lanes it leads out to. The tea plantations here are a sight to behold and the many idukki tour trip sanctuaries here provide excellent opportunities for bird watching. One of the major attractions here are the Kathakali performances in Thekkady.

Best time to Visit Idukki

The temperatures in Idukki are a little lower than the rest of the state as it is situated a little above the Western Ghats. Hence those who want to experience a really cold winter can visit Idukki in the months of January. The rest of the year has a moderate and very pleasant climate.

Places to visit in Idukki

Wildlife Sanctuaries - Idukki Tour packages

There are quite a few wildlife sanctuaries in the state idukki tour package as it is a bheavily forested region. Eravikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Kurinjimala Sanctuary and Pampadumshola National Park are some to name a few and one can spot a wide variety of birds and animals here.
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Idukki Dam - Idukki Tours

This dam is one of a kind because it is a double curvature arc dam and is situated in a narrow gorge between two granite hills. Along with two other dams at Cheruthoni and Kulamavu, an artificial lake is created of about 60 sq km and it provides a spectacular view.
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Hill View Park

It is a popular tourist destination and is one of more important locations near the Idukki dam. It is partially forested area but one that loves nature will find a lot of places of interest. It is a popular spot for weekend getaway and picnics.
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Nandukani

Nandukani is wonderful place for relaxing if one simply loves the hills. It has a wonderfully calm and serene ambience and one can find local villages along the way where one can enjoy the Kerala lifestyle. Idukki Hill station tour cannot get better than this.
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Painavu

Painavu is a urban quarter of Idukki and one can find a number of homestays here. It can be used as a great base from where to reach out to other sections of idukki because of the amenities available here.
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Idukki Kerala Tour Packages :

Idukki – the second largest district of Kerala is famous for its hill station like wildlife sanctuaries, Idukki Dam, Hill View Park, Nandukani, Painavu.Located only at a distance of 105 kilometers from Kochi and just 47 kilometers from Munnar, you can enjoy several diverse attractions and activities for a memorable vacation.

How to Reach Idduki

Idduki can be reached by the Cochin International Airport as well as the Coimbatore Airport. As of now, there are no direct railway stations here and one has to use the Kottayam Station to get to Idukki hill station tour packages via car or bus. Most of the roads in Idukki Family Packages are part of the roads made for Western Ghats.

Wayanad Tour

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Wayanad

Introduction

Wayanad district in Kerala is situated in the north- east portion of the state and has its headquarters in Kalpetta. It has recently seen a surge in tourism and since it shares borders with both the states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, the tourists from those states regularly visit Wayanad as well. There are quite a few places of historical significance and there are wildlife sanctuaries that have a wide variety of animals and birds. Bird watchers especially consider Wayanad to be a source of delight. There are temples that can evoke a sense of awe with their superior architecture and one should opt for Wayanad tour packages to get the full experience.

Best Time to Visit Wayanad

Since Kerala has a moderate climate one can visit the district round the year if they want to but the best times would be in winter because this is the time the birds migrate from Siberia and other regions in the world and fill up the sanctuaries here. Wayanad holiday tour packages covers Chembra peak, Meenmutty waterfalls, Edakkal caves,Kuruva island, Soochippara Waterfalls. It is also best to avoid the monsoons as the lakes are too full and boating is sometimes restricted.

Things to do in Wayanad

It is real pleasure to go boating in Kerala and follow the river trails. It is like trekking, but on the rivers. There are so many streams and off shoots from rivers that take the visitor to virgin areas where the surroundings are filled with lush greenery and the sound of birds. On the other hand, this region is also wonderful for those who just want to be by themselves and enjoy the simple pleasures. Take a cycle ride all by yourself and explore the coconut groves and the local fisher villages. Camping is another great option and a fun activity for the entire family and do enquire from your agent about the best places to camp in as they might differ according to the time of the year one is visiting. Trekking through the rainforests in Kerala is a revelation by itself and the same can be said of wildlife safari. One can encounter animals and birds of a wide variety of species and the experience especially turns out to be very educative for the children. There are extensive tea plantations in Kerala and one can see for themselves how the special Kerala tea is plucked and processed and the various methods of tea making.

Best place to visit in Wayanad

South of Wayanad

Chembra peak - The Chembra is has a height of 2100 meters and is located in south of Wayanad. The tallest peak in the region, it provides unparalleled views of the surroundings from the top. In fact, each stage reveals a new vista and by the time one reaches the top, the expanse of Wayanad below is spellbinding. It takes an entire day to go up and down the peak but for the enthusiasts, the experience is unforgettable.
Meenmutty waterfalls - The trek from Neelimala to Meenmutty is an enjoyable one and is it is about 2 km from the main road, connecting Ooty. It is one of the largest waterfalls in the state with a total height of 300 meters and forming interesting vista.
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Edakkal Caves - Wayanad Tour

Edakkal caves Although known as caves, Edakkal is basically a cleft or rock shelter as a huge chunk separated from the main body creating a fissure which is about 30 feet deep. The cave is interesting because it still has carvings and pictures drawn on the walls which archeologists claims are from prehistoric times and hence paves the way for a wonderful exploration.
The Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary or the Wayanad sanctuary has a really wide variety of animals and visitors can spot elephants, deers, nilgai and even tigers from tone to time. Only the outer tourist zone is open to visitors and the deep forests are untainted. One can reach the sanctuary through the Kodagu road which would be about 13 kms.
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Kuruva Island - Best Tourists Spot in Wayanad

Kuruva is actually a group of islands and there are various species of birds and flowers to be found here, amidst the lush greenery of the region. There are orchids of various types and the Department of Forestry is very strict about allowing entry. However, due to this very reason the region is extremely well maintained and the beauty is uncompromised and tourists from all over the world has voted it the most visited region in the state. The best time for a visit is from December to April.
The Bansura Sagar Dam stands on the Karamanathodu tributary of the Kabini River. The dam was initially built as a part of the Kakkayam Hydro electric power project and solves the irrigation and drinking water problems of the region. What makes the island a spectacular spot is the row of islands that are formed when the water in the dam submerges the surrounding land and the backdrop of the Bansura Hills is truly spectacular.
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Pookode Lake

Soochippara Waterfalls also known as the Sentinel Rock Waterfalls, this is a three tiered waterfall and is surrounded by deciduous, evergreen and montane forests. The drive to the falls from Meppadi through the various tea gardens is spectacular. To gain entry here one has to go through a security checkpoint to ensure they are carrying no plastic.
Pookode Lake - The lake is unique because it has the shape of India and is nestled deep within the hills and woods. It gets its name from a particular variety of cyprinid fish called Pethia Pookodenis, found only here and the presence of blue water lilies makes the lake truly enticing.
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Muthanga Wildlife Sancturay

Muthanga Wildlife Sancturay This is one of most bio diverse sanctuaries in the whole of Kerala and if one wants to see elephants roam their natural habitat, then this is the place to be in. It has already been declared as a Project Elephant site. The forests are deciduous and semi evergreen and one can spot butterflies, insects and birds and also tigers if one is lucky. Wildlife weekend tours around Kerala have likewise always been popular.
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Wayanad Kerala Tour Packages

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How to Reach Wayanad

The National Highway number 212 passes right through the district and goes straight to Mysore and buses are available to take you to these places. The highway passes through the Bandi National Park as well. If one is arriving by train then they need to get down at Calicut or Thalassery. For international tourists, the Kozhikode International Airport at 95 kms apart would be the nearest one or the Mangalore International Airport which is 264 km away from Kalpetta.

Thekkady

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Thekkady

Introduction

Thekkady is a prime tourist attraction in Kerala and is the location of the famous Periyar National Park, located near the Kerala- Tamil Nadu border. It mostly throngs with tourists round the year but the numbers are particularly high in the winters as it is the best time to visit. There are quite a few sanctuaries over here that make stay both pleasurable and educative and the topography here is conducive to the growth of a number of a number of deciduous trees and savanna grass lands. The region’s population is a mix of urban and rural and most are engaged in forestry or are employed by the sanctuaries as well. The region has been of major importance for spice trade and spices like black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, nutmace, ginger and cloves are grown in abundance here. Thekkady tours can be extremely gratifying both for the mind and soul. Thekkady tour packages covers popular place Periyar National Park, Gavi falls, Bamboo Rafting, Pullumedu.

Best time to visit Thekkady

Thekaddy can be visited more or less round the year, except during the months of June to August, when rainfalls are the heaviest. However, the best time to visit would undoubtedly be during the winters as this is the time when the birds from Siberia arrive after migration and there are lots of other birds and animals to be spotted as well. The weather is pleasant and provides a wonderful setting for sightseeing enjoy your Thekkady vacation package .

Things to do in Thekkady

Thekkady wildlife tours in Periyar are of course the major attraction of the region but there are other activities to be enjoyed as well. Boat cruises on the river and bamboo rafting on the rapids are the key activities to be enjoyed here and can prove to be quite exciting for adventure seekers. The visit to the tea and coffee plantations and simply trekking along the secluded and forested paths will give one the opportunity to see the beauty of nature like never before. One can go for a walk by the Mullaperiyar Dam, which has a huge artificial lake and the Periyar River by it forms a charming vista, great for a relaxing weekend.

Best Place to visit in Thekkady

Periyar National Park - Thekkady Tours

The sanctuary is spread over a whopping 777 sq km and about 360 sq km of it is occupied by thick evergreen forests, being declared as a tiger reserve in the year 1978. One can behold a lot of wild animals in the region if they visit in the right time of the year like sambar, lion- tailed macaques, Nilgiri Langurs, elephants, gaur, deer and bison and lot of other species of butterflies and birds. Thekkady tours can go to the sanctuary by trekking, boating and jeep safari.
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Gavi Falls in Thekkady

Gavi falls between Kollam and Madurai and is within the Ranni forest. It is exptremely popular within the adventure specialist groups because it provides a number of opportunities to indulge in activities like outdoor camping, camping, visit to Cardamom factory, visiting a Paradise cove, bird watching and includes staying on top of tree huts.
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Bamboo Rafting Western Ghats

Bamboo rafting inside the Periyar Tiger Reserve is a wonderful opportunity for those who want to enjoy nature and enjoy adventure at once. The rafts are manned by skilled rowers but it is one of a kind experience which is not to be found anywhere else in the country, making the experience all the more special. Pandikuzhi is situated at a much higher altitude in the Western Ghats and is an ideal spot for nature lovers. It is famous for its valleys and beautiful streams, the gorgeous waterfalls and the winding roads that reveal a new aspect of nature with every turn. The waterfall here drops down to 1200 feet and is a major attraction in this region.
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Periyar Lake - Thekkady Tourism

The Periyar Lake is a large artificial lake situated in the Periyar National Park and yet the scenic beauty around it makes this place worth a visit. The lake is also frequented by the locals as a wonderful spot for picnic. Thekkady tourism would be incomplete without a visit to this iconic location. Kumily is known as the spice capital of India and is famous for its spectacular spice industry. A visit here can be very educational and exciting as one can visit the various spice processing plants. It is also one of the most famous regions when it comes to seeing elephants put to work and to enjoy elephant safaris.
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Murikkady - Thekkady Travel Packages

Murikkady is yet another famous spice plantation and there are innumerable estates here growing various kinds of spices. The walk around the plantations reveal lands of lush greenery and the aroma of the various spices is enough to give anyone a heady feeling. Thekkady travel packages at low prices can be easily availed at all times of the year. The Mangala Devi Kannagi Temple is an important place of worship and it is also widely known for its unique architecture and the spectacular views it provides from the premises of the eastern ghats. It is rumored to be around 2000 years old and is closed most of the year except the Chitra Pournami festival. Visitors can come here at other times after obtaining special permission from the ranger.
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Pullumedu - Hill Station in Thekkady

Pullumedu is a hill station tucked away in the heart of Thekkady and it is hard to come by such pristine beauty of nature. There are many species of plants to be seen here and the lush greenery of the hills is enough to take anyone’s breath away. The hills are full of trees and birds and a walk through the many narrow paths can be deeply uplifting.
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Thekkady Kerala Tour Packages

Thekkady is one of the finest tourist destinations in Kerala. Get best holiday deals on Thekkady tour and holiday packages. Book Thekkady Tour packages and customized Kerala tour packages with us

How to Reach Thekkady

The town is located about 257 km from Trivandrum and 114 km from Madurai City, which also includes the Madurai Airport, the nearest airport to the town. However, for international tourists, the nearest airport would be the Cochin International Airport. The nearest railway station is situated in Kottayam, 114 km away.

kumarakom Tour

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Kumarakom

Kumarakom is Kerala is a popular tourist destination situated about 16 kilometers away from the city of Kottayam and is mostly famous for its backwater tourism. The Vembanad Lake falls in this region and it is the largest in Kerala. There is a fort in Kumarakom which was once the site of many battles in the past and one can see their remains still now near the city gates. The region has an impressive flora and fauna and the lake is especially a haven for migratory birds. There are lots of kumarakom tour packages fishes here and overall it has emerged as a major tourist attraction in the south of India. It gets south- west monsoons as well as the north- east monsoons but has a moderate climate throughout the year because of its close proximity to the beach. Mangrove forests, paddy fields and coconut trees make up for much of the greenery in the state. Kumarakom vacation packages are hence, the perfect deal for the entire family.

Things to do in Kumarakom:

There are some things that you simply have to include in your tour like a houseboat cruise. There are a number of houseboats on the rivers in Kerala and the most famous of them is the Kettuvalam. Then there is Odi- Vallam, Churalan Vallam and Chundan Vallam or Snake Boats. There is also a private sailing club on Vembanad Lake. Moreover, there are snake boat racing conducted during Onam and nothing can give the view greater thrill than the boating race. There are lots of water activities to be enjoyed like boating, water skiing, paragliding on the waters, surfing, motor boating and a lot more. Since this region has mostly untainted beauty when it comes to natural features, it makes for an excellent site for nature trails and bird watching. The bird sanctuary and even the beaches are often filled with calls of various unique birds that fly in various times of the year and the migratory birds from Siberia are a sight to behold. kumarakom houseboat packages like many other places in Kerala, have quite a few ayurvedic spas and resorts as well and be sure to check out their holistic therapies before you leave that is sure to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul and help you truly relax on your vacation.

Best time to visit Kumarakom:

Since Kumarakom has two monsoons, it is best to avoid the period kumarakom tour trip from July to October because most of the beaches are restricted during that time of the year. Since the region has a moderate climate throughout the year, it is alright to visit Kumarakom holiday packages post November, when the skies are crystal clear and you can enjoy moonlit walks by the beach.


Places to Visit in Kumarakom:

Kumarakom Beach:

The beach itself is one of the longest in Kerala and the scenic beauty is very relaxing. The long stretch of beach lined with coconut trees and local flora providing much of the ambience. There are quite a few five star hotels and resorts in the vicinity they provide the perfect mix of local flavor and world class luxury. One can enjoy a number of water sports and fun water activities like sailing and boating and is the perfect destination for the entire family.
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Kumarakom Backwaters:

The backwaters of Kerala are everywhere and the one is Kumarakom near the Vembanad Lake is a sight for sore eyes. One can enjoy houseboats stays here and enjoy meals cooked with fresh fish from the backwaters. There are ayurvedic getaways where you can enjoy a simple and holistic lifestyle. Enquire about your Kumarakom holiday packages from your agent and be sure to include this stay.
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The Vembanad Lake:

The lake has its own beauty is situated by the beach itself. The walk from the lake to the beach is enough to take anyone’s breath away. Being a fresh water lake a number of flowers and plants grow by it and the view from the lake while boating is one of the major reasons why the tourists keep coming back.
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Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls:

One of the most beautiful waterfalls in the state, this waterfall is active mostly during the monsoons as during the summer the river almost dries up. It measures about 30 feet in height and makes for a lovely picnic spot.
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Juma Masjid:

The Juma Mosque is a local place of worship and although mostly Muslims use it for their prayers, people from all faiths come here to have a look at the beautiful mosque and the beautiful scenery around it.
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Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary:

Set up in the backwaters of Kottayam on the banks of the Vembanad Lake, the bird sanctuary is a favourite haunt for the migratory birds. It was developed in a rubber plantation and is home to many varieties of cuckoo, owl, darter, egret, heron, parrot, teal, lark, flycatcher and lot more.
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Bay Island Driftwood Museum:

As the name suggests, this museum mostly houses items made from driftwood, and other items like things and works of art made from roots and barks of trees. It is a wonderful place for the children to visit and the adjoining beauty is treat for the eyes.
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Pathiramanal Island:

The name Pathiramanal means “sands of night” and this island is tucked away in the Vembanad Lake. It is about an hour and half’s ride from the mainland and boat might be availed from Alappuzha or the Muhamma- Kumarakom water route.
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kumarakom Kerala Tour Packages :

Kumarakom is one of the most preferred Honeymoon destination in Kerala.It covers places like kumarakom backwater tour, kumarakom Houseboat packages,Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls,Juma Masjid,Pathiramanal Island,Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, kumarakom tour.choose the tour package with us.

How to Reach Kumarakom:

One can fly to the nearest airport which is the Cochin International Airport and is about 80 kilometers away. One can get car rentals from the airport to the beach. If one is arriving by train then they need to get down on the station at Kottayam. The region is also best Kumarakom tourism packages accessible by waterways and tourists can take a boat from Muhamma near Alappuzha to the Kumarakom jetty. The region is also well connected by roadways via KSRTC and buses and taxis are regularly available from Kottayam.

Kozhikode Tour

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Kozhikode

Also known as Calicut, Kozhikode is situated on the Malabar Coast and is the largest urban area in the state. It is now known as the City of Sculptures Kozhikode Tour packages because of the various artifacts and statues located in various parts of the city. It is famously known as the landing place of Vasco da Gama in India and since then has been a major spice trader.

Best time to visit Kozhikode

South India can be very hot during the Kozhikode Family Packages summers and so the ideal time for visit is the winters, from October to March and planning a Kozhikode vacation package at this time of the year would make a great family outing for the entire family.

Places to Visit in Kozhikode

Kappad Beach

This beach is made famous by the fact that it was exactly here wher Vasco da Gama had landed in India in 1498 and established the sea route from Europe to India. The beach at present is quite well maintained and is now popular tourist sites who love to take pictures in this iconic site. Beach weekend tours around Kerala at this beach would prove to be a very relaxing experience.
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Kozhikode Beach

Situated on the western side of Kozhikode on the Malabar Coast, the beach has to be arrived at by four overbridges and is undoubtedly one of the prettiest in the country. It has paved stone walkways and the illumination at night is spellbinding. There are Lions Park and an aquarium for the children to enjoy.
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Beypore Beach

Beypore has one of the oldest ports in Kerala and the region was names Sultan Pattanam by none other than Tipu Sultan. If one visits the beach they can see specimens of ancient designed boats known as Urus and they were the first boats used for long distance voyages by people of the region.
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Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary

The Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary is located on the Malappuram District in the state of Kerala and it spreads over a cluster where the Kadalundipuzha River flows in the Arabian Sea. One can see a vast number of birds here like cormorants, sandpipers, gulls, herons and terns and a good deal of checking has to be undergone as the officials are very strict about carrying any kind of disposable items inside. One can access this region directly by the Karipur International Airport.
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Talishiva Temple

One of the oldest temples in the state, the temple is also the site of Revathy Pattathanam which hosts a large annual cultural event. The temple itself is a sight to behold because of its intricate brass carvings and woodwork on the roof which is typically the Kerala style of architecture.
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kozhikode Kerala Tour Packages :

Top places to visit in Kozhikode tour packages.It covers places like Kappad Beach, Beypore Beach, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Talishiva Temple, Kozhikode Beach.Choose Your Best Kozhikode Tourism Package With Us.

How to reach Kozhikode

One can reach Kozhikode by train as the railways station here connects the city to most other major cities in South India and also all the other metropolitans in the country. The Calicut Best Kozhikode Holiday Tour Packages International Airport is situated 26 km from the main city and is especially well connected to Arab countries.

Kovalam

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Kovalam

Kovalam is a well known beach town by the Arabian Sea, situated in the city of Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. It is around 16km south of the city center Kovalam tour packages and the region derives its name from the lines of coconut trees that grow by the beaches, giving the town its picturesque looks. Initially, it was just a fishing village but with time it started getting a lot of exposure and is today a major tourist destination in Kerala and Kovalam tourism has its own importance.

Things to do in Kovalam:

One can get hold of attractive Kovalam tour operator to enjoy the beauty of the beaches here. For the general tourists, there are a lot of fun activities to be enjoyed and most of them are to be found by the sea. There are provision for surfing and motor boat riding on the waves, as well as kayaking on the lakes and water skiing. In spite of these fun activities on the beach which has brought a degree of commercialization, the majority of the beach is free from any ravages of commercialization and tourists can still get to enjoy wonderful sights on the beach. Moreover, Kerala being the ayurvedic haven of the country, there are many wonderful resorts that provide ayurvedic healing packages that are perfect for relaxing the body and mind. There are extensive healing centers that can put all your stress in a perspective and makes things work differently.Kerala is famous for its backwater and one should not miss the Thiruvallam Backwaters. Compared to the other backwaters in Kerala, this is a little less known and yet that is one of the reasons why the beauty of the region is still untainted for most parts. A wonderful boat ride can really relax the mind and body and make one understand about the beauties and bounty of nature. Kovalam tour trip can be easily organized because Kerala tourism form a major attraction for the tourists now. So pack your bags today and enjoy a relaxing journey.

Best time to visit Kovalam

Since Kovalam is situated by the sea, the climate here is very moderate and one can visit at any time of the year, best kovalam tour packages though the monsoons can be but tricky for those who are not habituated to see the sea full in the monsoons. Moreover, the beaches are restricted during heavy rains so one might miss out on certain opportunities. Hence, the months of June to October might be avoided for these reasons. From November to May, the beaches throng with tourists for a perfect Kovalam tour.

Places to visit in Kovalam:

Lighthouse Beach

Lighthouse beach forms one of the three beaches that makes the coast of Kovalam and is a part of the crescent formed by the three of them. It is the southernmost beach and also the most popular among the tourists. The beach gets its name from a Vizhinjam lighthouse which is situated on the Kurumkhal hillock, about 35 meter high and the lighthouse itself is 118 feet tall and built from red and white bands of stone. At night, the beams from the lighthouse on the sands below make for a mesmerizing atmosphere.
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Hawah Beach:

Eve’s Beach or Hawah Beach, as it is popularly known is the second beach in Kovalam and although it was only used for fishing activities at one point of time, it is a quaint little beach of pristine beauty. It has a rock promontory and the bay is the calmest and has the bluest waters one can lay their eyes on. When we talk of the beauty of beaches on a moonlit night, this is the kind of beach we want to visit.
Hawah-Beach Kovalam

Samudra Beach:

Samudra beach is separated from the other two beaches by a large promontory and one will not find many tourists here and mostly the fishing villages carry on their trade from here. It is situated north of Ashoka beach and it has a sea wall that is perfect for a long walk. The sight of the waves lashing on the rocks below makes for an interesting sight. Moreover, this is one of the best beaches for swimming because the waters are shallow and yet very clear and pristine. The three beaches together forms much of the 17 km coastline and forms the famous crescent of Kovalam beach.
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Vellayani Lake:

It is the largest freshwater lake near the Kovalam beach and it is about 9 km away from the Central Bus Station. One can also reach the city depot at the East Fort. The coconut trees lining the lakes is a treat for the eyes and the boat race here during Onam draws a huge crowd. The Karumadikuttan statue is actually a statue of Lord Buddha from 9th century, whose left side is missing as it was believed to be destroyed by an elephant. It is one of the pieces protected with a lot of care by the Kerala state government and is a major tourist attraction
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Halcyon Castle:

Halcyon Castle was built in 1932 in Travancore and a getaway for the family of Sri Rama Verma Valiya Koil. Today it has been converted into a deluxe hotel and yet though it has been sold off to a private resort group, the tourists still come to see the palace from the outside because of its wonderful architecture.
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How to Reach Kovalam:

One can fly to the Thiruvananthapuram airport for a trip to Kovalam which is located about 16 kms away from the beach. One can also reach the Kovalam tour Thiruvananthapuram station which is about 10 km away from the town. One can get car on rentals to cover the distance between the airport and town or the station and town respectively.

Kochi

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Kochi

Introduction

Kochi is an important port city and is located in the Ernakulam state of Kerala. Etymologically, it means “Like China” and the nets used here are of Chinese origin, when they came here in the 14th century. It is also known as the Queen of the Arabian Sea and was an important spice trading center on the west coast of India, maintaining extensive trade network with the Arabian merchants for spice. For a long time it remained a major seat for the Portuguese in India till Goa emerged as a seat of power. The city has also been ranked as the sixth best tourist destination in India and most of the domestic as well as international tourists arrive here from Kerala. Kochi tour packages are the perfect way to spend your winters on.

Best Time to Visit Kochi

The best time to visit Kochi is during the winters starting from December to March. The rest of the year is too hot or too wet considering most regions of Kerala have monsoons twice a year. Visiting at time can be restricting as certain lakes or backwaters become inaccessible due to lots of water.

Things to do in Kochi

Kochi is a pleasure for the eyes when it comes to sightseeing and there are so many cultural aspects to be explored from temples to churches to museums. One would have to visit Kochi again to explore everything in entirety. The backwater homestays are going to drain your stress out and make you feel alive and exploring the Chinese fishing nets manufacturing process is a delight for the kids. Book your Kochi tour package today for a very unique experience.

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Fort Kochi: Fort Kochi is water bound region in the south west portion of Kochi, a bit away from the mainland. The places of interest here are the remains of the Forte of Rajah or the Perumpadappu Swaroopam on the banks of the Calvathy River. It is an old historic town and also has a lot of Chinese influences that can still be found in the architecture of the region and the area has had a lot of exposure since Kochi tourism gained momentum.
Hill Palace: One of the largest archeological museum in the state, it is located near Karangachira in Kochi. It is a huge palace which has now been converted into a museum and comprises of 49 buildings, mostly in traditional architecture. Apart from the heritage museum, there are also deer parks, a pre- historic park and children’s park, all within its complex and one also gets to see a large variety of medicinal plants. Get best holiday deals on kochi tour and holiday packages.
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Vasco House: If you want to stay in Kochi and experience the true Kerala lifestyle, then Vasco House is just right for you. It is more tham 500 years old and forms the cornerstone of Portuguese heritage in Kochi. It is Top Places to Visit in Kochi gives a wonderful homestay and the present owners have done their best to maintain the building as it is, without too many modifications. There are spacious rooms meant for guests with all modern amenities and yet one can enjoy the heritage in all its glory.
Santa Cruz basilica: It is one of the eight basilica’s in Kerala and is definitely a gem in the heritage of Kerala. It is a very impressive church with a remarkable edifice and and people of all faith and religion are free to come. It is a cathedral church of the Diocese of Cochin and after many trials through the ages it was proclaimed a basilica by Pope John Paul II in 1884.
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Amusement park in Kochi

The Dutch Palace: The Palace was basically a gift given to the king of Cochin by the Portuguese in 1555. The Dutch later carried out many extensions and renovations and likewise it came to be known as the Dutch Palace. Today, it is a museum containing many works of art by the major artists in Kerala, paintings, lives of the Rajas and documentation of wars and scores of Hindu Temple Art and that is what tourism in Kochi is all about.
Veegaland: It is a wonderful amusement park and located about 14 km from Kochi. It is situated on the top of a hill and Pallikpara and the park covers 30 acres with a lot of amusements, especially water rides. In fact, the park is so large that all of it cannot be completed in a day and one would definitely have to visit twice. The Vintage Castle, the Vintage Tornado and Wavy and Vertical Falls are the most popular.
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Cherai Beach

Cherai Beach: The beach is located just about 25 kms from Kochi and the nearest town is North Paruvar. It is less frequently visited beach but then that also makes it a more serene and calm and the waters here are truly inviting. The beach is a lot cleaner as the locals are very particular about maintaining the diversity.
Bolghatty Palace: Another palace that is converted into a high end resort, this is very close to the Kochi International Marina. The amenities here are world class and that makes it a popular destination for the NRI and international tourists. It is the perfect amalgamation of luxury and local flavors and has everything from golf course to boat cruises organized from the hotel desk in addition to a library and game room
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Mangalavanam

Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary: Situated behind the Kerala High Court, this bird sanctuary see the influx of many kind of birds, especially during winters. There are nesting grounds here of quite a few species and the authorities are very strict about indiscriminate touristing. In fact, the forested area of the sanctuary also keeps the pollution of Kochi under check and officials do everything possible to maintain the greenery of the region.
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How to Reach Kochi

The Kochi International Airport is the best way for international tourists to fly in directly to the city. Being in the mode of the North South Corridor of the National Highway System, one can also get a lot KURTC Volvo City buses to come to the city via road. The NH 66, 544, 966A and B goes by the city, along with many other state highways

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Munnar

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Munnar

Munnar tour packages covers beautiful hill station nestled in the Western Ghats, situated 1600 meters above sea level in the state of Kerala. The name means, the “confluence of three rivers”, in this case the rivers being Mudhirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundaly rivers. Munnar Tourism draws much of the revenue for the region.

Best time to visit to Munnar:

Kerala does not have much of a winter and those who really want to experience the cold of the mountains should visit Munnar around January when temperatures can dip around 5 degree Celsius. At other times, even during summers, it has a pleasant weather of 25 degrees and is wonderful trip for munnar family tour packages.

Things to do in Munnar:

Kerala provides the tourists ample opportunities to keep themselves engaged. Wildlife spotting among the twelve national parks, Paragliding over the scenic valleys of Western Ghats, trekking up to Top Station or the Anamudi Peak and sightseeing through the tea estates and the museums gives the visitor reasons to come back again and again. The Munnar tour packages are quite affordable and there is something for everyone in the family to the enjoy.

Best Places to Visit in Munnar:

Kundala Lake

Considering it is a small hill town, there are quite a few places of sightseeing in Munnar. The Attukal waterfalls are a visual delight and had done much to shape the terrain of the hill station. The falls are rapid and during monsoons it takes on a life of its own. The adjoining areas provides quaint eateries and tea houses for the tourists but there are no major commercial developments, enjoying tourists to take in the full beauty of nature at its best. If one wants to see the famous Neela Kurinji flowers in bloom, then they have to visit the Kundala Lake. One of the most beautiful lakes, it is located high above sea level and provides pristine beauty. A dam was built over the lake to prevent floods during the monsoons and now it is possible to take a boat tide across the lake and enjoy the mountains that line it.
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Rajmala wildlife Sanctuary in Munnar

The Munnar Tea Museum is located in the Kannan Devan Tea Estate and records the history of tea plantation in the region. One can get to know about the various states of tea processing and know about the different Kerala black tea variants. It houses tea leaf rolling machines and one can also buy premium tea from the estate. Rajmala in Munnar is home to a famous wildlife sanctuary and it is a haven for bird lovers. One can see the famous Nilgiri Tahr and enjoy elephant rides for the safari. The sanctuary is place for various eco tourism programs and over the years has been responsible for organizing events that greatly benefit the wildlife in the region.
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Mattupetty Dam major points in Munnar

Mattupetty Dam is one of the major points of producing hydroelectricity in Kerala and considering that the state follows eco tourism, it was one of the first steps in that direction. It is a storage concrete dam built on the confluence of the various streams of Muthirappuzha River and manages to collect a lot of water during the monsoons. Hydel Park is a nature park that attracts lots of family gatherings for picnics and get- togethers. It is well maintained and is a wonderful getaway for those who want to get away from the city and reach somewhere calm and serene after a long drive. Munnar tour packages give you a wonderful travel experience in Kerala.
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Elephant Arrival Spot major attractions in Munnar

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary One of the twelve wildlife sanctuaries in Kerala, this sanctuary is also up for consideration as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO because of the diverse flora and fauna it supports. The Albino bison, mugger tortoise, samber deer, yellow throated bulbuls and several species of butterflies are protected here. Eravikulam National Park Another protected forest along the Western Ghats, this sanctuary is a whopping 97 sq km forested area that is home to jungle cats, Golden jackals, gaur, mongoose, Nilgiri marten, leopards and a lot more. A new species of frog has also been discovered recently. Elephant Arrival Spot Munnar packages covers major attractions in Kerala, the ride on the back of the elephant en- route to Top Station on the banks of the Mattupetty River is a very enjoyable ride, especially for the children. The elephants are very well trained and the ride is quite inexpensive.
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Top Station in Munnar

Anamudi Peak It is the highest peak of the Western Ghats and falls in Kerala. Walks are arranged as a part of Munnar holiday packages and the beautiful scenery around is extremely captivating, attracting throngs of tourists each year. Top Station A popular tourist destination in the Kannan Devi Hills in Munnar, this has a history of its own as the location of transshipment in the region. At present, Top Station is known for its panoramic view of the Western Ghats and tourists love the ride up there as the journey is truly mesmerizing.
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Rose Garden in Munnar

Rose Garden Munnar Tours would be incomplete without a visit to Rose Gardens. munnar holidays packages gives wonderful place for home stays if one wants to enjoy the authentic Kerala hospitality and the well manicured gardens are a real visual treat when the flowers are in full bloom. Photo Point and Echo Point Both these locations are extremely popular because of the gently rolling lush green hills and the way in which their breathtaking beauty is captured in photographs. Both of them are essentially tea estates and haven been famous shooting locations.
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Alleppey tour

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Alleppey

Introduction

Alleppey or Alappuzha district in Kerala was formed on the 17th of August 1957 and was comprised of seven taluks. The etymological meaning of the name is derived Alam or water and Puzha, meaning river. The region got its names because of the multitude of backwaters dotting the state and they are largely responsible for the development of tourism in the state. The influence of the Portuguese is seen heavily on the state, starting from some of its architecture to the building of the churches and spread of Catholicism. It is home to the famous St. Andrew’s Basilica, which was built after the Portuguese landed n 1498. Later the Dutch became prominent as well and it was mainly due to them that spice trade with the Europeans helped the region to flourish Alleppey tour packages. Later, the political system of princedoms was started by Maharaja Marthanda Verma, founder of Travancore.

Best Time to Visit Alleppey

The best time to visit would be between January and March when the weather is pleasant and the scorching heat has not yet started. And if one wants to visit the mesmerizing rains in Kerala, then they might do so between June and November. A number of Alleppey holiday packages are available at this time of the year and provides ample scope to the vacationers.

Things to do in Alleppey

Apart from the above mentioned places of sightseeing, one can also get Alleppey vacation packages which would allow them to do a number of things.One can visit Pallipuram, a quaint little island on the Vembanad Lake and the village is known for its pristine white sand. It is an offbeat location for those who want to go off grid for a while. One can also visit the Bay Island Driftwood Museum, a quaint museum that houses various woodworks designed from roots and tree trunks. The Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race is held one every second Saturday of August each year and be sure not to miss it if you are in the state during that time. The Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is spread over 14 acres and is home to innumerable migratory and homing birds which come here at various times of the year and the place is a bird lover’s delight. Staying in the houseboats is a must and of course, be sure to try the local cuisine that is comprised of food made from fresh coconut oil and fish caught from the backwaters.

Best Place to Visit in Alleppey

Alleppey beach

The Alleppey beach packages in Kerala is one of the most beautiful not only in the city but also in the country. The beach is long and calm and there is no better way to relax than basking in the sunshine here. It is referred to as the Venice of the East and is the hub of boat races as well as forms an important part of the backwaters. It is popular picnic spot as well as the main location of the coir industry in the state. It is still one of the few beaches to have a lighthouse that still manages to fascinate the tourists
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Krishnapuram Palace

Krishnapuram Palace has a history of its own and today it houses a wonderful museum holding relics of Kerala’s rich heritage. It is built in the traditional Kerala architectural style and a two storied structure.
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Allappuzha Kerala Backwaters

The Kerala backwaters are now known throughout the world and are one of those places where man can find themselves with complete harmony with nature. Taking a houseboat ride through the backwaters is the best way of enjoying the beauty of Kerala and there are a number of resorts along the coasts which also provide accommodation. The ayurvedic healing resorts have grown along the backwaters.
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Marari Beach

Considered the rice bowl of the state, Kuttanad is one of the largest rice producers in the country and farmers here practice the unique way of BioSaline farming. The region is a couple of feet below sea level, it is so low and yet has been responsible for producing large quantities of paddy that feed the majority of the state and is also exported The Marari Beach is another well known beach in the state that, 5 km east of Mararikulam. Very few know about it apart from the locals and it can be a revelation of sort.
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Ambalapuzha Temple

The Ambalapuzha temple, The St. Andrew’s Basilica in Arthunkal and the Basilica of St. Mary at Champakulam are notable places of worship and pilgrimage and attracts tourists and devotees alike round the year and are important cultural landmarks The Karumadikuttan statue is actually a statue of Lord Buddha from 9th century, whose left side is missing as it was believed to be destroyed by an elephant. It is one of the pieces protected with a lot of care by the Kerala state government and is a major tourist attraction
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How to Reach Alleppey

One of the longest National Highways in India, Number 66 passes through Alleppey and connects it to other major cities like Mumbai, Udupi, Mangalore, Kannur and Trivandrum and one can drive through them to reach the district. There are a number of private buses that ply throughout the state, some of the most notable routes being from Erattakulanagra Temple at Ambalappuzha till Kalavoor via National Highway 66 (India). Then there are state run KSRTC buses that help commuters from other cities reach Alleppey. The SWTD boat jetty is opposite to the KSRTC bus stand and if one considers the houseboats slow or expensive, then the SWTD is a faster and more affordable alternative. The most important railway line is the Ernakulam–Kayamkulam coastal railway line and connects to cities like Trivandrum, Quilon (Kollam) , Cochin, Coimbatore, Chennai, Delhi, Bokaro and Mumbai and is situated about 4 kms away from the city only. International tourists can fly into the Cochin International Airport, located 78 km away or Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, located 159 kilometres away

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Kerala Tour Packages

Top kerala tour packages covered include hills, wildlife, backwater, beaches, heritage as well as Ayurveda. If there has been one state that has been nicknamed correctly, then it is Kerala, a state in South India on the Malabar Coast – indeed God’s own country it is. Formed on the first of November, 1956 with the States Reorganizing Act that combined Malayam- speaking regions together, Kerala has seen untold progress since then, recording the best literacy rates in the entire country and earning the title of being one of the most beautiful states in India, where Kerala tourism thrives. A prominent spice exporter from 3000 BCE, the region attracted the Portuguese for spice trade and the other Europeans followed, leading to the colonization of India. The state has a rich history of its own as a seat of the Cholas and Pandyas relentless attacks. It boasts of a cosmopolitan environment with a large number of Arab settlements, Indian expatriates’ community and with population of various faiths like Hinduism, Islam and Christianity living in peaceful harmony. The state is divided into twelve districts with the economy of the state being boosted by the production of pepper and natural rubber, along with coconut, cashew, coffee and tea, along with a large array of spices and of course, tourism. Kerala Tourism has taken a shape of its own and done much to make the countrymen aware about the beauty and appeal of the state. Explore this unbelievingly beautiful holiday spot with Kerala vacation packages, to have a memorable and hassle-free travel.

Best time to visit to Kerala

The best time for Kerala tour packages for family is between January to April when the temperatures are pleasant. Kerala has no intense winter as such being near to the Equator as well as the sea and the temperatures during this time of the year pleasantly around 20 degree centigrade. On the other hand, those who want to visit Kerala in the monsoons and experience the lush greenery and bountiful abundance of nature can visit during June to November. The rivers are full and the trees bend with fruits and experiencing Kerala in the monsoons is indeed an experience of a lifetime.

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One will have to visit the beaches in Kerala which are one of the very best in the country. Tourists visiting the state are often overwhelmed by the beauty of the beaches and they provide the very best of tropical flora and fauna. Some of the most kerala Beach Packages are Bekal beach in Kerala, Beypore and Kappad in Kozhikode, Chavvakad in Thrissur, Cherai in Kochi, Chowara in Kovalam, Kanwatheertha and Kappil in Kasaragod, Kizhunna in Kannur, Muzhappilangad beach in kerala and Kolavi Palam in Payyoli along with the extensive Kollam Beach and Varkala Beach which is characterized by red laterite cliffs. We offer best Kerala holiday and Kerala Tour Packages with Price. Plan and book your kerala Beach tour packages with us.

The Kerala backwaters are highlighted extensively in the Kerala Tourism Advertisements, and are perhaps the biggest draws for the tourists coming to this state. Resorts and ayurvedic retreats, along with yoga centers and holistic living facilities have grown around these backwaters and they now have a global recognition. Kerala promotes ecotourism, and the backwaters provide ample opportunities to enjoy complete relaxation in the beauty of nature. Alappuzha is a prominent choice and one can choose from the Alappuzha Canal Cruise and the Alappuzha Kochi Cruise. Then there is Alamkadavu in Kollam, Kavvayi in Payyanur and the backwater stretches of Ashtamundi. The Chandragiri Fort and River is a perfect mix of history and visual delight. One can also take a day trip to Chithari, a small tropical island nestled in the backwaters or take a boating trip from Kadambrayar Boating Center.

While some have heard about the houseboats in Kashmir, the houseboating in Kerala provide a whole new experience and one that makes tourists come back again and again for the experience. The history of the houseboats are themselves fascinating enough as who would have thought that this currently popular mode of stay and transport was near extinction at one point of time? The luxury houseboats in Kerala today are in fact reworked versions of Kettuvalam, large boats that were used to transport rice and spices throughout the state. A standard kettuvalam could hold up to 30 tons of rice and tow it from Kuttanad to the Kochi Port. However, as time evolved and roadways became smoother and transportation faster, the boats lost their commercial appeal. Explore best Kerala backwater tour packages and get discounted deals for kerala tour packages for couple. Enjoy the beautiful Alleppey, Kochi, Kollam and Kumarakom.

About 24% of Kerala is forested and it is home to some of the biggest wildlife reserves in the state. There are quite a few wildlife sanctuaries in Kerala and some of the most prominent ones are Begur Wildlife Sanctuary in Wayanad, Chimmony Wildlife Sanctuary, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Choolannur Pea Fowl Sanctuary, Eravikulam National Park, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary and a lot many others. Between them, the flora and fauna of Kerala is preserved in all its glory and the state is one of the biggest repositories of medicinal plants. Wildlife national park in Kerala consists of Bengal tigers, leopards, grizzled giant squirrels, Nilgiri tahr, mugger crocodile, viper, python, king cobra and more, along with a varied number of birds. Book Kerala wildlife holiday tour packages at best prices. Kerala is a best destinations for wildlife holidays in South India.

Kerala has many notable places of pilgrimage for people practicing various religions and faith and one can book Pilgrimage tour packages in kerala. The Ambalappuzha Sree Krishna Temple is one such pilgrimage site where devotees throng the temple during March and April during the annual rituals. Most simply come here for the mouth watering paalpayasaam. Anandashram is more of a holistic center, situated 15 kms from the town of Bekal. Founded by Swami Ramdas, it is preaches holistic living and philosophy for the betterment of the mind and soul. The Ananthpura Lake Temple is truly a pilgrimage site with the temple being open round the year to devotees of various cast and creed and from all religion. The Arthunkul Church is well known for its Christmas celebrations and followers of Christianity come here from all over the state. We offering Kerala pilgrimage Tour Packages with best price and we provide you Luxury Kerala Holiday packages with Best and Cheap price.

Kerala has a rich history of art and architecture and most of them are preserved in the number of famous museums in Kerala. One of the most notable ones is the Archeological Museum, situated in the complex of the Thrissur Zoo. It houses relics from Indus Valley Civilization as well as ancient scrolls and manuscripts written on palm scripts. The Hill Palace Museum in Tripunithura, Kochi is perhaps the best museum in Kerala with 49 buildings strewn around 59 acres of land. Others are Kerala Science and Technology Museum, Krishnapuram Palace Museum Mural Art Museum, Napier Museum and a lot more. All of them reveal the ancient heritage as well as the technological advancements that have undergone Kerala over the years and infuses the viewer with knowledge about its history and demographics. Famous Museums in Kerala and get best offers on Kerala tours & travel packages in Kerala.

Kerala is perhaps the only place in the world where Ayurveda is a part of everyday life. The mode of therapy had developed in India some 5000 years ago and ayurveda in Kerala has managed to hold its own against the onslaught of allopathic medicine as the system of healing depends on the diagnosis and perfect balance of the body’s humours- vata, pitta and kapha. For as long as anyone can remember, Kerala has been served by the families of the eight great Vaidyas or the Ashta Vaidyas and their teachings have been handed down from generations. Another reason why Ayurveda treatment in Kerala, India has thrived is because of its tropical climate and the steady temperature that is maintained round the year, which allows medicinal plants to thrive without weather playing spoilsport about their growth. Get the Best ayurveda treatment in Kerala.

Kerala is home to some of the most breathtaking waterfalls in the country. They are one of the major tourist attractions and not just the falls but the surrounding landscape too provides breathtaking features. Some of the Top 5 places to visit in Kerala are Adayanpara in Mallapuram, Arippara in Kozhikode, Aruvikkuzhi in Kottayam, Attukad in Munnar, Kanthanpara in Wayanad and many more which dot the states at various points. These Best kerala Packages have been instrumental in shaping the terrain of the state over the past thousands of years and still today, they do not fail to mesmerize with their beauty and great strength.

The culture of Kerala is a mix of Aryan and Dravidian cultures and the various festivals reflect the spirit of both the ancestries. The Malayalam Calendar is the basis on which the festivities and rituals are planned and if the minor and local celebrations are taken into account, more than 10,000 celebrations are held in the state each year. The most important of them is of course, Onam festival in Kerala, the harvest festival and it is also the state festival of Kerala with there being at least 4 days of holiday. The other celebrations are mostly temple festivities, often known as Poorams and it usually involves taking the deity of the temple out for a procession around the city on the back of a richly decorated elephant and the procession is a no- holds bar show of lavishness in praise of the gods.

How to reach Kerala

Kerala is well connected by roads, railways and waterways and transportation is easy from both outside the state as well as commuting from one point in the state to another for tours to Kerala. The state can be reached through two National Highways, Number 47 and Number 17- by which one can travel from Mumbai to Kochi directly via Kannur, Uppala and Kasaragod through others state highways through the eastern side. A Hill Highway has also been proposed to travel smoothly to the eastern hills. One can reach from Salem to Kanyakumari through NH 47 via Coimbatore, Kollam, Alapuzha and Kayalkulam among others. The Palakkad District is known as the Gateway of Kerala primarily due o the presence of the Palakkad Gap in the Western Ghats through which the northern and southern parts of Kerala are made accessible through railway and road, with Walayar being the state’s largest checkpoint at the crossover point between Tamil Nadu. However, the highways are some of the narrowest in the country and some accidents have been reported over the past decade. We offers a range of Kerala tour packages catering to different kinds of vacationers. We also offers Kerala holiday packages, which includes wild-life focused tours, family plans, temple tours and cultural tours of specific interest among the general tours we offer. Our Kerala vacation Packages encompass all the highlights of Kerala, from the port city of Cochin, to the tea gardens of Munnar, the backwaters of Kumarakom, to the wildlife reserves of Periyar. Holidays offers you ultimate Kerala holiday tour packages for family to enable you to make lifetime memories with your family.

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By Air

The international airports located in Trivandrum, Cochin and Calicut and the Kannur International Airport is still under construction.Due to the presence of the backwaters, Kerala has a very extensive and efficient inland navigation with one major port and about 17 minor ports strewn around the state. There are 67 navigable rivers alone and those in rural Kerala are still traversed by handmade traditional canoes.

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By Train

Kerala falls under the southern railways of Indian railways and Thiruvananthapuram Railway Station is one of major stations in the state along with others at Palakkad, Kollam, Chengannur, Kottayam, Shornur and Thrisur among others. All these junctions have trains traveling to various parts of the country, and the connectivity is one of the best to make commute smooth for the large number of tourists that enter the state.

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By Road

The Kerala RTC buses move around the state with one of the prominent routes being Kozhikode to Mysore.

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Tamilnadu Beach

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Famous Beaches in Tamilnadu

Starting from Chennai to Kanyakumari, the entire stretch of Bay of Bengal ocean is commonly regarded as the beaches of Tamilnadu. Even though there are a few parts which are not accessible by tourists and common people, but the entire stretch has a story to tell best places to visit in Tamilnadu.

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Beaches are an important part of to go Tourist places in Tamilnadu and they are enthralling to be at. When we think of beach, we are reminded of many things like sun, summer, sun bath and many more. On top of all, beaches form a major area of business, small scale and large scale when it comes to ports. one of the Famous Beaches in Tamilnadu is Chennai and starting point of beach in Tamilnadu. The Chennai beach starts of from the Ennore port, which has been a historic point ever since the kings who ruled Tamilnadu did trade from foreign lands. Also, the Marina beach in Chennai is regarded the longest beach in Asia owing to its far stretching landscape. Immediately after Chennai as we moved down South, we end up at Kovalam beach which is a gathering point for many people who love to travel along the cost. The East Coast Road starts from Chennai Thiruvanmiyur and goes all the way to Mahabalipuram.

Tamilnadu Beach Packages

Moving further south towards Rameshwaram, it is a place of important history of the epic Ramayana where Lord Rama is believed to have worshipped Lord Shiva to conquer the demon Ravana. The place also has a great significance because of it is tranquility in Hinduism. Rameswaran is also a view point of Danush Kodi, the largest extending tip of Tamilnadu towards Sri Lanka. Danush Kodi is regarded as a ghost town because of a massive flood which destroyed the town completely. The bits and parcel of the world famous Rama’s bridge which was created by Vanara’s for Rama to reach Sri Lanka can also be found here. There are many floating stones found in Danish Kodi to prove the myth. After Chennai, the Immediate port that we can find is Tuticorin. It is regarded as a fishing hub and also a very fine trade hub for Tamilnadu and Kerala business people a like.

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TamilNadu Tourist Places

Followed by Kovalam, we arrive at the historic town of Mahabalipuram. It is an epitome of sculptures and is regarded as the best Tamilnadu tourist places. Once constructed by the then ruled Pallava Kings, the temples are marvels of human made stone masonry and architecture. They even expanded their forte and skills in art and literature. One can see the remains of a lost city at Mahabalipuram since it is believed that most of the city went into water due to a massive flood like Tsunami. The moment you thought you are done, the journey stretches out to Pondicherry through a narrow coastal bound road. The entire stretch is mesmerising with chill breeze from the beach. Pondicherry, is a miniature French town and the moment we enter, we forget whether we are in India or in France. It is an Union Territory of India, with so much history to it when it comes to the French architecture, the beach and also the cleanliness in the locality. Surely, one forgets time when in Pondicherry. Please make sure you contact us for South India tour packages so that we cover the best of Tamilnadu and Pondicherry for you. Famous Beaches in Tamilnadu are Pondicherry and Rameshwaram, the entire stretch is regarded as the fishing hub of Tamilnadu since fishing is the main skill of the people in the coastal belt. The rivers Palar and Cauvery come and meet the Bay of Bengal at Cuddalore, Nagapattinam upto Rameswaram. This creates a back water in the ocean therefore making fishery an appropriate agriculture. The much popular Velankani temple is also seated on the coastal planes of Tamilnadu near Nagapattinam. It is a very important pilgrimage for many Christians in India and through out the world.