Kerala Backwater Holiday
Vacation exploring Kerala backwaters and beaches leaves you asking for more. Much more. For such is the glory of Kerala, rightfully called God's Own Country, Kerala has a long and verdant coastline and is home to several beaches and backwaters. Backwaters are unique to Kerala and comprise of a group of several manmade and natural canals, over 35 rivers and 5 big lakes. These can be explored by hiring a boat or a lavish houseboat that comes loaded with a cook and a navigator at your service.
There are several beautiful backwater destinations in this beautiful state of India. Kumarakom, Alleppey, Fort Kochi, Kollam, Kozhikode, Kuttanad, Thiruvallam, Trivandrum, Kasargod, etc are some popular backwater destinations of the state. Tourists from all over the world come to these breathtaking backwater destinations of the state to see the scenic attractions and the splendor of nature at its best. Honeymoon couples from all over the world also prefer these backwater destinations to make celebrate their honeymoon holidays in most memorable and enchanting ways. These destinations provide unique and delightful ambiance for honeymoon couples. Exploring backwater destinations of the state will be truly a memorable experience - hardly to beat.
For holidays in India, the best way to experience these pristine backwaters in Kerala is via Kettuvallams (Kerala Houseboats) and hence is one of the prominent tourist attractions in Kerala. These houseboats were traditionally used for transporting the rice ploughed fields on the banks of these backwaters. Kerala has one of the most beauteous backwaters and which are one of the most favourite tourist attraction in the region. The boats at these backwaters now have occupied the role of small floating cottages with all the modern amenities providing a peep into the serene vistas of lush green paddy, tranquilizing vegetation and the comfortable settings of the people of Kerala.
The glistening beaches of Kerala are also picture perfect. They make for serene walks and calming conversations. One can also indulge in a plethora of water sports activities and beach bumming here. The sandy beaches of Kovalam are simply not to be missed. They are among the few beaches in the world to have partially black sands.