Munnar is a hill station and former resort for the British Raj elite, it's surrounded by rolling hills dotted with tea plantations established in the late 19th century. Eravikulam National Park, a habitat for the endangered mountain goat Nilgiri tahr, is home to the Lakkam Waterfalls, hiking trails and 2,695m-tall Anamudi Peak.
Thekkady (Idukki district) is the location of the Periyar National Park, which is an important tourist attraction. Thekkady has located about 257 km (160 mi) from Trivandrum, 114 km from Madurai City and Madurai Airport, 145 km from Cochin International Airport and 114 km from Kottayam railway station. Thekkady is located near to Kerala-Tamil Nadu border. The sanctuary is famous for its dense evergreen, semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forests and savanna grasslands. It is home to herds of elephants, sambar, tigers, gaur, lion-tailed macaques, and Nilgiri langurs.
Athirappilly Falls, nick named as The Niagara of India is situated in the border of Ernakulam & Thrissur districts on the Chalakudy River . It is the largest waterfall in Kerala, which stands tall at 80 feet. Just a short drive from Athirappilly is the Vazhachal falls, which is close to dense green forests that are home to many endangered and endemic species of flora and fauna.
Kerala Kalamandalam, deemed to be University of Art and Culture by the Government of India, is a major center for learning Indian performing arts, especially those that developed in the Southern states of India, with the special emphasis on Kerala. It is situated in the small town of Cheruthuruthy in Thrissur, on the banks of the Bharathapuzha river.
Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the Hindu god Guruvayurappan (a four-armed affiliation of the Hindus god Vishnu), located in the town of Guruvayur in Kerala. It is one of the most important places of worship for Hindus of Kerala and is often referred to as Bhuloka Vaikunta, which translates to as "Holy Abode of Vishnu on Earth".
Kumarakom is a popular tourism destination located near the city of Kottayam (16 kilometres (10 mi)), famous for its backwater tourism. It is set in the backdrop of the Vembanad Lake, the largest lake in the state of Kerala.
Fort Kochi reminds a different time period. This place is steeped in the history and culture of all who have occupied it through the ages. Fort Immanuel is a sign of the strategic alliance between the Maharaja of Cochin and the Portuguese Monarch. The Dutch Cemetery house the graves of former Colonists. Kunal or Hill Bunglow was once the residence of the officers of the National Bank of India during British rule. St. Francis Church is the oldest European church (1503) in India
Cherai Beach is a beach located in Cherai , a suburb of the city Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. One of the most visited beaches in the state; it is situated at around 25 km (15 mi) from downtown Kochi and 20 km (12 mi) from Cochin International Airport. The beach is around 10 km long and is ideal for swimming as the tide is mostly low and the waves are gentle. It is known for frequent dolphin sightings. It is one of the few places where the backwaters and the sea can be seen in a single frame. Cherai Beach offers the less busier and cleaner option accessible to Kochi and always attract the tourists from around and other states as well.
Kovalam is a beach town by the Arabian Sea in Thiruvananthapuram metropolitan area in Kerala, India, located around 18 km south of the city center. Kovalam means a grove of coconut trees and true to its name the village offers an endless sight of coconut trees. Kovalam first received attention when the Regent Maharani Sethu Lakshmi Bayi of Travancore constructed her beach resort, Halcyon Castle, here towards the end of the 1920s. Thereafter the place was brought to the public eye by her nephew the Maharaja of Travancore. The European guests of the then Travancore kingdom discovered the potentiality of Kovalam beach as a tourist destination in the 1930s. However, Kovalam shot into limelight in the early seventies with arrivals of the masses of hippies on their way to Ceylon in the Hippie Trail. This exodus started the transformation of a casual fishing village of Kerala into one of the most important tourist destinations in all India.
Padmanabhaswamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Tamil style (kovil) of architecture associated with the temples located in the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu, featuring high walls, and a 16th-century Gopuram . While the Moolasthanam of the temple is the Ananthapuram Temple inKumbala in Kasargod District , architecturally to some extent, the temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple located inThiruvattar, Kanyakumari District
Wayanad is a district in the north-east of Kerala state, India with headquarters at the municipality of Kalpetta . It is set high on the Western Ghats with altitudes ranging from 700 to 2100. The district was formed on 1 November 1980 as the 12th district in Kerala by carving out areas from Kozhikode and Kannur districts. About 885.92.sq.km of area of the district is under forest. Wayanad has three municipal towns Kalpetta , Mananthavady and Sulthan Bathery . There are many indigenous tribals in this area.