Having ample time to go on holiday and dicey about the place? Well, it is time to select Kerala as the holiday destination because it offers plethora of options for enjoying peaceful vacation. And when it is the time of Christmas as well as New Year, checking out Kerala is the best option. Holidays are meant to relax and unwind, which is served in ample at Kerala destinations. What makes it a hotspot for the celebrations of Christmas and New Year is that the place has exclusive churches, which are richly decorated to create special moments for the visitors coming to Kerala. Known as the God’s Own Country, Kerala is blessed with the most scenic views of nature. It offers excellent opportunities for the tourists to enjoy memorable vacation.
Talking about Kerala, let’s start with Kochi in Ernakulum District. Called as “Pearl Harbor of India”, it has one of the biggest dockyards for welcoming ships. Besides this, Fort Kochi Beach and Cherai Beach are the prominent locations awakening the zest for a tranquil atmosphere. At Fort Kochi Beach, the tourists can enjoy ferry rides over Arabian Sea and Cherai Beach offers a quieter atmosphere to relax as well as have long walks. And when it comes to experiencing Wodeyar King’s History, Mattancherry Palace is the one to look for.
Famous for sparkling landscapes, quaint beaches, vibrant temples and exotic churches, Kerala stands to be a perfect holiday destination for tourists willing to stay at budget hotels in Kerala. Considering the festivals like Christmas and New Year, it is celebrated with much enthusiasm. The celebrations start from 24th December (Christmas Eve) that calls for the time of decorating churches and homes. Along with this, various sized Christmas trees are bought and well decorated with splendid material. In fact, the decorations are followed by preparing specialized culinary dishes that are simply mouth-watering. And definitely, the celebrations in church starts with midnight masses that continue till the morning.
When the actual day arrives, people are dressed in their best and visit churches to offer prayers and get the cake piece from the Father of the Church. Further to this, many of them go on to visit more churches to see the decorations and buy decorative stuff from the market. Indeed, the celebrations might also include enjoying sumptuous lunch in an excellent restaurant offering huge discounts on meals and drinks. And the day of Christmas ends with family dinner parties that continue early in the next morning with inclusion of games.
The excellence of Kerala celebrations has just started, which extends further to Kumarakom and Alleppey. Well famous as the ideal place to see perfect amalgamation of pristine backwaters as well as nature’s magnificence. Do not forget to take a ride in the traditional boats or even plan out a stay in Houseboats. Even Munnar can be an excellent choice for experiencing the richness of emerald green nature sprinkled on mountains. On visiting these places, till the New Year Eve will allow the tourists to explore the best of Kerala. And the New Year calls for parties organized in various hotels to welcome the Next Year with fervour.