States as the God’s Own Country, Kerala is the picturesque state that opens its book of tourism for the travelers. This book unleashes some of the most spectacular looking sites that make an individual stand in amazement. It is the jaw-dropping Wow, which generally attracts the tourists towards exotic beauty of nature sprinkled in every corner. Bejewelled with tranquil environs, and the stunning views waiting to be embraced by the appreciative eyes of the tourists, Kerala is considered to be ideal place to spend quality days. From honeymoon to adventure to leisure activities, Kerala has everything for everyone. In fact, the lakes in Kerala is one of these sites, which are known to be a must visit place. Certainly, adding value to the place is quaint backdrops that shine like a star.
- Pookode Lake:
A lake that makes the tourists fall in love with the surrounding exotic style nature, Pookode Lake is one of the most picturesque places in Wayanad district of Kerala to explore the best part of Nature. Set amidst the backdrops of emerald green Western Ghats, the lake’s surface is filled with water lilies. Taking the visitors to a different world of tranquillity, boats can be hired to enjoy a scenic ride over the lake and feel blissful as the chirping of birds produces a music effect. Certainly, the visitors staying at the hotels near Pookode Lake in Wayanad can take local transport to reach this beautiful lake.
- Vellayani Lake:
The tourists coming to Trivandrum do not leave without visiting this picturesque lake because it unveils the exotic aspect of nature. Decorated with quaint backdrops, the Vellayani Lake is just a 9km drive away from Thiruvananthapuram or Trivandrum. It looks really beautiful and the tourists can enjoy a beautiful ride in the lake on traditional boats of Trivandrum. This is the reason that the lake is one of the most sought after destinations that offer idyllic views of the nature and the largest fresh water lake in the Trivandrum district.
- Ashtamudi Lake:
Set in the area of 1700sq km, this large lake has 8 tentacles sliding into the emerald green inland. In fact, the tourists can get lucky enough to site some of the most wonderful looking fish as the lake houses more than 100 species of them. Here, the tourists can take pleasure in staying at the houseboats and even enjoy the site of huge Chinese fishing nets to catch fishes. This beautiful lake is a prominent place to visit in Kollam district of Kerala. Considered as the gateway to backwaters of Kerala, this 16km long lake is said to be the second largest in the Kerala state.
- Sasthamkotta Lake:
Standing at a distance of 29km from the Kollam District, Sasthamkotta Lake is a fresh water body. Its water is also used for drinking by the local people and has an ancient temple of Sastha that is considered as the perfect place to offer hearty prayers to the Almighty. Here, the tourists can take pleasure in experiencing the excellence of nature surrounding the lake by having a boat ride. Indeed, the tourists can indulge in pampering their senses with the beauty of nature sprinkled around the lake, making it to be ideal place for a tranquil atmosphere. Also known as a wetland, the tourists willing to access this place can take a ferry expedition to explore the beauty of nature at Sasthamkotta Lake. It is the magical essence of the nature that has managed to attract visitors to this pruritic form of water body.
- Vembanad Lake:
Situated at a distance of 15km from Kottayam, it is said to be the first green algae rich lake that looks simply stunning. It is said to be the longest lake in India and a part of the extensive wetland system. Indeed, numerous rivers happen to flow in the lake making it vast and deep. Certainly, the water of the lake is separated in 2 parts that allows the visitors to identify the brackish as well as fresh water clearly. The tourists coming to visit this lake can enjoy a boat ride and see the Kumarakom tourist village that allows deep insight into the lifestyle of South Indian villagers. The lake is one of the finest examples of lush green backdrops decorated with picturesque lake.
Kerala is said to be the most stunning part in the Southern End of India and unveils the most stunning aspect of nature. Certainly, the exclusivity of Kerala is spread to such an extent that every individual can find way to explore the majesticism of the state in their own way. From beach holidays to exploring alluring hill stations to bathing in the gushing waterfalls or experiencing the richness of traditional practices at temples, Kerala has everything for everyone. Along with these facilities, the beautiful state of Kerala is also the home to Ayurveda, which has an age old history to Vedic Age that is used to relax the body, mind and soul. With the assistance of varied therapeutic massages, the Ayurveda in Kerala is known to give a healing touch.