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Unspoiled Backwaters of Kerala: Relaxing, Laid Back & Serene Holiday Destination

Kerala is perhaps most well known for its pristine and untouched backwaters. Tourists visit Kerala regularly to enjoy the serenity, peace and aquatic life of its extremely well known backwaters. In fact, Kerala’s backwater resorts are quite popular with honeymooning couples who thoroughly enjoy the peace, tranquility and private time that they can find here!


Truly Kerala: The Kettuvallam Ride

Another truly fascinating feature of Kerala is the Kettuvallam houseboat ride. Known as the boat with knots, the Kettuvallam refers a floating boat which is made purely out of coir ropes, tied together in knots. Tourists and visitors must try out this highly enjoyable and relaxing ride across the backwaters of Kerala.

Kuttanad Backwaters, Alappuzha – Beautiful and truly relaxing, the backwaters of Kuttanad are spectacular in every way. Alappuzha is rightly known as the Venice of the East and while here, you must revel in the pleasures of a Houseboat ride.

Kannur Backwaters, Kannur – Your experience of Kerala will be incomplete until you enjoy a cruise in the backwaters of Kannur that is a picturesque district in Northern Kerala. Rail and air well-connect Kannur.

Kumarakom Backwaters, Kottayam - A part of the Kuttanad region, Kumarakom is a network of small islands, located on the Vembanad Lake, at a distance of about 16 km from Kottayam. The Kumarakom backwaters of Kerala are a popular destination for vacationers who can relax at the excellent quality resorts here and spend hours gazing at the mystifying and scenic views all around. Other attractions at Kumarakom include the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and the ever popular houseboats (Kettuvallams).


Kozhikode Backwaters, Kozhikode – Another excellent holiday option is the backwaters of Kozhikode. A slow and serene houseboat ride across these backwaters is an ideal way to spend some quiet moments while on vacation. Some of the other attractions here include the Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary and options for cycling.

Thiruvallam Backwaters, Thiruvananthapuram - Located at a distance of about 8 km from the capital city, the Thiruvallam Backwaters is every bit pleasing for those who seek rest, relaxation and some quiet time in the midst of awe-inspiring flora and fauna. In addition to canoe rides that are quite popular here, visitors can also visit the Parasurama Temple.

Other Backwater destinations in Kerala include

· Chandragiri and Valiyaparamba, Kasargod

· Ashtamudi Lake, Kollam

· Alumkadavu Backwaters, Kollam

Kerala is truly enchanting. Plan a trip to Kerala soon and be prepared to have the experience of a lifetime.

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