A Great Vacation Over The Offbeat Places In Munnar

vaction over munnar offbeat places

Most people go on a one-day trip to Munnar. However, few know that Munnar deserves more time to be seen and enjoyed. Other than the familiar Mattupetty Dam and the Kundala lake, many offbeat places will give you the thrill of the mystical mountain sides of Munnar. Here we attempt to give you an introduction to a few such offbeat places in Munnar. To visit and enjoy all of these places you would need to keep at least four or five days apart. Munnar and its Offbeat Attractions Munnar, the charming hill station in Kerala, was once called the Switzerland …..

Rejuvenating Ayurvedic Resort in Alleppey – A Unique Experience

Beach Resorts Alleppey

For most travellers, planning a vacation to a beach resort in Kerala appears to be an ultimate dream holiday. The warm tropical sun, sandy beaches and the beckoning sea make for an ideal setting for a break from the monotonous everyday life. While beachfront resorts are aplenty, the best ones promise something more than just the sun, surf, and sand.  The Turtle Beach Resort – Mararikulam has all the trappings for us to pronounce it the best beach resort in Alleppey. The beachfront resort is a tranquil place, tucked away in Marari beach, away from all the hustle and bustle. …..

First Time in Kerala – How to Plan your Trip?

Plan a trip to Kerala

Kerala is a feast of history, heritage, art, culture and has the most hospitable people. You cannot see Kerala in a day or two; it is better to set aside a few days to explore the beautiful coastal state. It has beautiful hill stations and tea plantations, wildlife sanctuaries, backwaters, beaches which are at an average of 3 hrs drive from each other. Do not rush yourself, in a bid to pack in all the sights and experiences, in a very short period. Plan an itinerary or at least know the places you want to visit and the things you …..

Ideal 5-day Itinerary for your vacation in Kerala

5 day visit to Kerala

Are you planning a short, 5-day vacation in Kerala? Though 5 days in Kerala may not seem like much; we can show you how to make the most of your short break. A well-planned itinerary is all you need to explore this beautiful southern state. Here is a plan designed to make your 5-day trip to Kerala memorable. It is a bit rushed, but trust us, it is the best way to enjoy Kerala and all it has to offer. Check the best 5-day itineraries in Kerala in the hill station, near the wildlife sanctuary and the backwaters. Day 1 …..

Best Time to Visit Kerala

Best time to visit Fort Kochi

To say that Kerala is beautiful all year round is not bragging; it is a fact. The little piece of paradise is aptly labelled as God’s own country. The gods have been generous to Kerala, blessing her with a bountiful of nature. Think of Kerala and vivid imagery of a carpet of green will probably play through your mind, interspersed with streams and waterfalls and lakes and the sea, rolling hills and forests and exotic flora and fauna and more.   Each season gives you a reason to visit Kerala. If you love the rains and all that drama that …..

Bangalore to Munnar – Travel Plan Guide

Bangalore to Munnar - Travel Plan

  Munnar is a quaint little hamlet, in Kerala, nestled in the hills of the Western Ghats. The place abounds with natural beauty and awe-inspiring landscapes – mist covered rolling hills, waterfalls and streams, verdant forests and sprawling coffee and tea plantations. It is a piece of paradise, right here on earth. On the other hand, Bangalore in neighbouring Karnataka is a bustling modern city, which you need a break from.   Munnar is a favourite haunt for people of Bangalore, wanting an escape from the drudgery of city life. It is an ideal place to head to, on a …..

Nehru trophy and Champions Boat League 2019

Nehru Trophy Boat Race

Every year during the monsoon season,   the tranquil waters of Alleppey are set to fire by biggest snake boat race in the world – The Nehru trophy boat race.  About 100-200 oarsmen row 100-200 ft long snake boats to tunes of traditional boat songs in perfect harmony and synchronization.     The visual treat for the onlookers starts with pomp and pageantry of the competing boats that precedes the boat race. Nehru Trophy boat race is not just an annual boat race for the people of the watery villages of Alleppey, Kerala, it is a vital part of their culture …..

Is Houseboat Cruise Safe During Monsoon in Kerala

kerala-houseboat-Alleppey

When discussing Kerala, it is unavoidable to make reference to the radiant backwaters of the State. Kerala has a huge system of backwaters, through which Kettuvallams were in olden days used to transport items. With the development of present-day transportation,  Kettuvallams went into oblivion. Transforming these into houseboats got the breeze and today it has ascended as a stand out component of Kerala. Most of the houseboats are chartered from Alleppey, the gateway to the backwaters in the middle of Kochi and Kollam. Most of the houseboat operators and around 500 houseboats are based there. From Alleppey, you’ll be taken …..

Ideal 3-day Itinerary for your Vacation in Munnar – Thekkady

Ideal 3-day itinerary for your vacation in Munnar – Thekkady

One of the most popular attractions of Kerala is the trip to Munnar and Thekkady. The hill station of Munnar provides the perfect contrast to the wilderness of Thekkady, and the trip to these twin cities amounts to the entire extraction of all the nectar from God’s own country. There are not a lot of places in this country that can boast of a scenic majesty of the lush tea gardens. Munnar is one such place, which houses the said green beauty. Located in the Idukki district, Munnar is a hill station situated 1600 meters above sea level. But in …..

Hotel Booking Guide For Your Perfect Family Vacation In Kerala

Hotel Booking Guide For Your Perfect Family Vacation In Kerala

Famously known as ‘God’s Own Country’, Kerala is a destination for a family vacation. It is the quintessential destination for families looking for a wholesome vacation, as the State includes a variety of topographical landscapes, including soothing beaches, breathtaking mountains and serene backwaters. It truly is a matchless destination for people looking for the perfect getaway. But in order to extract the most fruitful of the soothing experience, a well organized and thoroughly formulated plan is a must. Given the numerous beautiful places to visit in Kerala, the hotel booking seems to be the most complex of all the steps …..