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Best 5 Places in Kerala To Visit

Updated on 11 March 2023 by Rishabh kumar

  • If you are aiming for relaxing your body and soul through natural treatment, you cannot think of a place other than Kerala. Kerala, the land, which enjoys the partiality of Mother Nature, has a lot to offer to tourists.

    I had visited kerala in last week of junuary 2018. our first stop was kochin ,where we stayed for on night,then we book a cab and traveled to Munnar, stayed their for two night, after that traveled to Alleppey, stayed their for one night in boat , next day we are off to Kovalam to enjoy beautiful beaches, stayed their one night, next day we traveled to Thiruvananthapuram. that was our final stop...

    when you are in kerala then you must visit these five places as:-

  • Alleppey


    ★Best time to visit: September to May.
    ★Nearest airport: Kochi Airport at 53 km.
    ★Nearest railway station: Alleppey Railway Station is in the city.

    Main tourist places to visit in Alleppey:

    ➔ Vembanad Lake
    ➔ Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls
    ➔ Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
    ➔ Kumarakom Beach
    ➔ Kumarakom Backwaters
    ➔ Bay Island Driftwood Museum

    Alleppey tops the list of Best 5 places in Kerala that everyone should visit atleast once. The city was titled the ‘Venice of the East. The backwaters in the area for a houseboat vacation. Go exploring the watery routes. The houseboats are age-old modes of transportation revamped with abundant luxuries equivalent to a 4-5-star hotel. The scenic landscape is a soothing sight. Watch coconut groves, paddy fields, ducks, lilies, and quaint villages pass by. The cuisines are of note as the fresh produce of the water makes a place on your plate. Experience bliss like never before! In addition, if you are in kerala in August/ September then don't miss the Snake Boat Race .

  • Munnar


    ★Best time to visit:October to March.
    ★Nearest airport:Kochi Airport is 143 km away.
    ★Nearest railway station: Aluva Railway Station is 110 km away.

    Main tourist places to visit in Munnar:

    ➔ Eravikulam National Park – first national park of Kerala
    ➔ Tata Tea Museum
    ➔ Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary – one of the richest forest reserves in Kerala
    ➔ Mattupetti Indo Swiss Dairy Farm
    ➔ Anamudi – highest peak in south India

    Munnar is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India.at 6000 feet, the town has an easy charm. The gradient and the salubrious weather of this hill are perfect for tea farming. The hill station has about 80,000 miles of tea plantation. This is undoubtedly one of the best places to visit in Kerala for a Tea & Spice plantation tour. The town has an old-world colonial feel to it. Enjoy a relaxing stay in comfortable hotels in Munnar. For adventure-seeking, trekking and camping are exciting. Munnar is a balm to your body, mind, and soul.

  • Kovalam


    ★Best time to visit: September to May.
    ★Nearest airport: Trivandrum International Airport at 15 km.
    ★Nearest railway station:Trivandrum Railway Station at 14 km.

    Main tourist places to visit in Kovalam:

    ➔ Lighthouse Beach
    ➔ Hawah Beach
    ➔ Samudra Beach
    ➔ The German Bakery
    ➔ Karamana River
    ➔ Edakallu
    ➔ Vellayani Lake
    ➔ Halcyon Castle
    ➔ Valiyathura Pier

    Kovalam beaches is beautiful and clean like Goa, I thin 2nd best beaches in India. Listed among the best destination in Kerala, Kovalam is a beauty and one offering cherished experiences. The place offers a lot to tourists. In addition, the pleasant weather, soothing breeze, soft golden sand, and tall coconut trees add more charm to this little piece of paradise. Also, go swimming or bask in the warm sunshine. Get to enjoy lip-smacking seafood. Soothing Ayurvedic massages are also on offer. Relax by sunbathing in the warmth or try water sports like parasailing, snorkeling, etc. Additionally, there are several accommodation options suitable for your family, loved one, or for yourself to relax.

  • Kochi


    ★Best time to visit: September to March
    ★Nearest airport: Kochi International Airport in the city.
    ★Nearest railway station:Ernakulam Junction is 13 km away.

    Main tourist places to visit in Kochi :

    ➔ Synagogue – oldest active synagogue
    ➔ Dutch Cemetery – oldest cemetery in India country
    ➔ Indo Portuguese museum
    ➔ Santa Cruz Basilica – one of the oldest christian churches in India
    ➔ Cochin Thirumala Devaswom Temple
    ➔ Sree Gopalakrishna Devaswom Temple
    ➔ Chinese fishing nets

    One of the top tourist places in Kerala, Kochi, is often the gateway to God’s Own Country. The Queen of the Arabian has multiple personalities. The city has a history, heritage, and multi-ethnic culture. It is one of the most visited travel destinations in Kerala, perfect for nature lovers, history buffs, and tourists. Kochi has much to offer regarding sights, food, and experiences. With museums, palaces, synagogues,Hindu temples, churches, heritage buildings, art galleries, and beaches, Fort Kochi tempts you to go exploring. Do not miss to savor some of the cuisines and bring home souvenirs.

  • Thiruvananthapuram


    ★Best time to visit: October to February.
    ★Nearest airport: Trivandrum International Airport in the city.
    ★Nearest railway station: Railway station in the city.

    Main tourist places to visit in Thiruvananthapuram:

    ➔ Kuthiramalika (Puthenmalika) Palace Museum
    ➔ Padmanabhapuram Palace
    ➔ Napier Museum
    ➔ The Kanakakunnu Palace
    ➔ Priyadarshini Space Planetarium
    ➔ Vizhinjam Rock-cut Cave
    ➔ Thiruvananthapuram Zoo
    ➔ Attukal Bhagavathy Temple
    ➔ Vizhinjam Lighthouse
    ➔ Magic Planet
    ➔ Padmanabhaswamy Temple

    A city thriving with energy yet co-existing with ancient history, Thiruvananthapuram is among the best tourist places in kerala. The capital city is one of India’s most beautiful and greenest cities. At the same time, the blessed beauty is owing to the beautiful beaches and serene backwaters fringed by palm and coconut groves. While the historical monuments and revered shrines keep the visitors busy. The Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple, above all, is the holiest. The holy abode of Anantha Padmanabha is a source of spiritual bliss. While you enjoy the city pleasures, indulge in water sports, and also experience the fascinating culture of Kerala.

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