The scintillating beauty of the nature is clearly exhibited in the city of Cochin and even the areas surrounding it. Known as the God’s Own Country, Kerala has some of the most wonderful looking places that are simply pristine in their environment and beautiful in the appeal. The undying splendour of the nature is sprinkled everywhere, inviting the tourists with much warmth and enthusiasm. This makes it possible for varied travellers to plan out different kinds of trips like the honeymoon, weekend getaways, leisure activity or just a meet with the lush green nature. With so many options available to visit Kerala, tourists cans pend some quality time in the lap of nature.
Known as the “Venice of the East”, Alleppey is the land of picturesque backdrops, quaint lagoons, crystal clear backwaters and tranquil atmosphere. Indeed, it is the first city planned in Kerala and has plethora of options to enjoy the sightseeing with good hotels in Alleppey. One of the most lovable sites to enjoy is Alappuzha beach, which offers a spectacular view of Arabian Sea and exotic sunsets. One can laze around on the golden sandy beaches or swim in the sea for a wonderful experience. Besides this, Ambalapuzzha temple is a prominent religious place that exhibits the unconditional devotion. Along with this, the churches and museums happen to showcase finest example of architecture as well as history.
Beautifully placed in the Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom has a collection of small as well as scenic islands making it worthy enough to be enjoyed by everyone. With its pristine and crystal clear beauty, it has gained recognition for housing the most sought after backwaters and the Kumarakom bird sanctuary. An ideal place for the nature lovers and the ones willing to spend some days in quaint atmosphere, Kumarakom has managed to create a space for itself in everyone’s heart. Some of the most loved sightseeing options available to be checked out in Kumarakom are Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom Backwaters, Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls and the Bird Sanctuary.
Positioned at a distance of 70 km from the Kochi City, it is renowned for Charpa and Vazhachal waterfalls. With picturesque backdrops and the gushing waterfalls, the Athirapally happens to be one of the perfect weekend getaways for the people, willing to spend time in a silent atmosphere. Moreover, it has been named as the Silent Valley by the Environment Minister of Kerala also. Having lush green Western Ghats at the back, the beauty of the Athirapally is simply beyond any kind of expression.
Along with these, Thrissur, Idukki, Munnar, Devikulum, Palakkad and even Kollam are some of the well-known weekend getaways that allows the visitors to enjoy the beauty of the nature at its best.