Sandwiched between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats, Kerala is one of the most famous tourist places in India. It is place with lots of tourism options. This beautiful state is gifted with amazing natural beauty, exotic flora and fauna, breathtaking backwaters, emerald paddy fields etc making this place a perfect holiday destination. Nature lovers, holiday makers and honeymooner from all over the country come here to enjoy their holidays in the profound environment of Kerala. Its name has also been listed in the world book of top ten must visit tourist places of this world. So come once and explore that picture perfect state of India and its breathtaking backwater destinations.
There are lots of tourism options for visitors to enjoy their time being in the picture perfect state. But the leading attraction of this coconut tree is the breathtaking backwaters. The easy going sparkling backwater destinations are the heartbeat of Kerala tourism. The unique charms of the backwater not only mesmerize visitors but also leave them spell bound. Once the Kettuvallam (traditional houseboat of Kerala) starts floating over the placid water, door of magical natural slowly starts opening. Visitors mostly enjoy their holidays staying on the houseboat, enjoying the natural beauty from the houseboat.
There are many fabulous backwater destinations in this land of Coconut. Alleppey, Cochin, Kuttanad, Kumarakom etc are names to few. Among all the most fascinating and picturesque one is Kumarakom. Dotted with swaying palm trees, exotic holiday resort and rich flora and fauna, Kumarakom is the finest backwater in Kerala. Visitors can catch the glimpse of rural life of Kerala, exotic natural beauty that is untouched by the modernity of the world. Its beauty and charm is still the same till date as it used to be many years before. The charm of backwaters here can be best explored with a well-organized Kumarakom houseboat cruise. Most of the houseboat here are equipped with all the modern amenities and provide excellent accommodation like luxurious hotels.
Alleppey also fascinates tourists with its picturesque backwater. The backwater destination with greenery, blossoming lily flower, exotic resort gives a refreshing view of the surrounding to visitors. As the traditional houseboat starts floating over the placid water, door of natural beauty slowly starts opening. Visitors can enjoy the panoramic view of the exotic surrounding from the Alleppey houseboat. You will also find ducks giving you the company throughout your journey making you much familiar with the surrounding. The best part of the backwater of Alleppey is that visitors can collect unlimited memories to cherish throughout their lifetime. Visitors can also catch the beautiful early morning sunrise from the houseboat. Watching views of sunrise and sunset from deck of houseboat is simply a cheerful experience.
Cochin is also a popular backwater destination which provides tourists opportunity to explore some of historic monuments as well as backwater & beach tourism. Churches, temples, forts, palaces, Chinese fishing nets, colonial houses, etc are worth visiting attractions of Cochin tours. Watching a sunset views form Chinese fishing nets is very popular activity among couples. Other popular destinations for backwater tourism are Kollam, Kozhikode, Thiruvallam, etc.