|Cities of Kerala
Alappuzha ( Alleppey )
A charming backwater destination, Alleppey provides a picturesque
realm of beautiful backwaters, thatched houseboats and swaying palm
trees. Often labelled as the Venice of East and the Land
( Cochin )
A charming blend of colonial culture, Cochin symbolizes a city
with melange of several exotic cultures like the Portuguese, Jewish,
English, French, Dutch and Chinese. The fascinating beauty of the
place has an essence of cosmopolitan character and this reflects in
the buildings and structures of the city which represents different
regions of the world.
Ernakulam is the green commercial capital of Kerala with one of
the finest natural harbours in the world. From here, ships set sail
for foreign ports with pepper, sea food, rubber and coir. From times
immemorial, Arabs, Chinese, Dutch, British and Portuguese seafarers
followed the sea route to Cochin and left their impression in the
A Landlocked District, Idukki Is One Of The Most Nature Rich Areas
Of Kerala. High Ranges And Wooded Valleys Are Girded By Three Main
Rivers - Periyar, Thalayar And Thodupuzhayar And Their Tributaries.
The River Pamba Also Has It Origin Here.
With The Western Ghats In The East (Coorg District Of Karnataka
State), Kozhikode (Calicut) And Wayanad Districts In The South, Lakshadweep
Sea In The West And Kasaragod In The North, Kannur District Is Bounded
By A Wealth Of Natural Beauty. The District Itself Which Shares Much
Of This Natural Splendour Has Been A Key Contributor To The Cultural,
Religious, Political And Industrial Heritage Of The State.
The Northern most district of Kerala, Kasaragod is world renowned
for its coir and handloom industries. Fishing is a prime source of
livelihood. Kasaragod is known as the land of gods, forts, rivers,
hills & the beautiful beaches.
Located 71 kms to the north of thiruvananthapuram, kollam is the
centre of the country's cashew trading and processing industry. One
of the oldest ports on the malabar coast, kollam was one the port
of international spice trade. Thirty percent of this historic tous
is covered by the renowned asthamudi lake, making it the gateway to
magnificent backwaters of kerala.
Once the capital of the powerful zamorins and a prominent trade
and commerce centre, Kozhikode (Calicut) was the most important region
of Malabar in the days gone by. Today, lush green countrysides, serene
beaches, historic sites, wildlife sanctuaries, rivers, hills, a unique
culture and a warm, friendly ambience make Kozhikode (Calicut) a popular
Bordered by the lofty western ghats on the east and the vembanad
lake and paddy fields of kuttanad on the west, kottayam is a land
of unique characteristics. Panoramic backwater stretches, lush paddy
fields, highlands, extensive rubber plantations and a totally literate
people have given this district the enviable title : the land also
boasts the first malayalam printing press which was established by
benjamin bailey, a christian missionary, in 1820 A.D.
Malappuram (literally, a land atop hills) is situated 50 kms southeast
of kozhikode. Bounded by the nilgiri hills on the east, the arabian
sea on the west and Thrissur and Palakkad districts on the south,
malappuram is enriched by three great rivers flowing through it -
the Chaliyar, the Kadalundi and the Bharathapuzha. Malappuram has
a rich and eventful history..
Munnar is situated at a distance of 70 km from Idukki is 1600
meter above the sea level. This hill station was once the summer resort
of the erstwhile British Government in South India. Sprawling tea
plantations, picture-book towns, winding lanes and holiday facilities
make this a popular resort town. Munnar is situated at the confluence
of three mountain streams - Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala.
The district of palakkad known as the granary of kerala, is a
land of valleys, hillocks, rivers, forests, mountain streams, dams
and irrigation projects. Situated at the foot of the western ghats,
this is the gateway to kerala from The north. Palakkad derives its
name from the malayalam words pala (alsteria scholaris) and kadu (forest)
which goes to prove that this place was once a beautiful stretch of
forests covered with the sweet scented flowers of the pala tree.
The very sound of the word thekkady conjures up images of elephants,
unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations. In the periyar
forest of thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in india,
and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations
and hill towns that hold great opportunities for treks and mountain
Thiruvananthapuram (known as Trivandrum) the capital of Kerala.
Located at the South Western tip of India, is bounded by the Arabian
sea on the West and Tamil Nadu on the East. The wooded highlands on
the Western Ghats in the Eastern and North Eastern borders give some
of the most enchanting picnic spots, a long shorline, with internationally
renowned beaches, historic monuments, backwater stretches and a rich
cultural heritage make this district a much sought after tourist destination.
Thrissur, with its rich history, cultural heritage and archeological
wealth is called the cultural capital of kerala. From ancient times,
this district has played a significant role in the political history
of south india. Many rulers and dynasties beginning with the zamorins
of kozhikode, tipu sultan of mysore and europeans including the dutch
and the british have had a hand in moulding the destiny of this region.
Raja rama varma popularly known as sakthan thampuran was the architect
of the present thrissur town.
Varkala has now emerged as a hot spot destination of Kerala. Being
in Varkala is very momentous for tourists who intend to spend time
leisurely in the beaches of Kerala. This beach destination is an absolute
favorite for tourists, as it is here that one can spend time doing
absolutely nothing while holidaying. Varkala is basically a small
town perched at a distance of 55 kms in the north of Thiruvananthapuram.
However, Varkala is so quaint that there is no indication that this
town can also be on many a tourist itinerary.
Wayanad is one of the districts in Kerala that has been able to
retain its pristine nature. Hidden away in the hills of this land
are some of the oldest tribes, as yet untouched by civilisation. Wayanad
is known for its picturesque mist clad hill stations, sprawling spice
plantations, luxuriant forests and rich cultural traditions. The leading
tourist centres of south india like Ooty, Mysore, coorg, Kozhikode
(Calicut), and Kannur are around this region.
Honeymoon Tour Packages
The overwhelming tranquility and the myriad colours of various
beautiful sights of Kerala give a breathtaking experience that
rejuvenates our minds and bodies. Kerala happens to be an ideal
destination for nature lovers and a perfect getaway from the
chaotic city life.It has also emerged as a major honeymoon spot
in India. Our effort is to bring you face to face with the adoring
beauty of Kerala. In this we take a move ahead and offer a wide
range of tour packages, for the honeymoon couples.
Kettuvallams, the stitched boats are the traditional
house boats of Kerala. They provide the best way to experience
the colourful backwaters of Kerala. The Kettuvalloms of
Kerala are giant country crafts, measuring up to 80 feet
in length. The traditional house boat, the indispensable
part of the picturesque backwaters of Kerala, was mainly
used in Travancore and Kochi and in the Minicoy Islands
in olden times.
The rich and glorious Kerala cultural heritage is
reflected in the vibrant Kerala festivals that mirror
the ancient traditions, customs, beliefs and faiths of
the people of Kerala, South India.The festivals of Kerala,
South India are annual occasions that are celebrated for
commemorating religious occasions. Some of the popular
Kerala festivals are Onam, Vishu, Mahasivarathri, Asthami
Rohini, Thiruvathira, Pooram Festival and Thrissur Pooram.
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