Kerala has been emerged as a Paradise for honeymooners, because of the variety ot offers across its beautiful beaches, lakes, backwaters, hill stations, houseboats etc. Kerala Honeymoon Spots offer you a world of choices for your romantic vacation after wedding. A long shoreline which internationally renowned beaches, verdant tea gardens in hill stations, historic monuments, scenic backwaters and a rich cultural heritage make Kerala an ideal honeymoon destination for guests from India and abroad.
Most of the well known honeymoon spots in Kerala lies in central Kerala even though there are some places like Poovar & Kovalam in South Kerala and Vythiri in North Kerala that are popular with honeymooners as well.
Cochin – Cochin or Kochi as it is locally known is the usual starting place for most of the Kerala honeymoon packages and has some well known sight seeing places like Fort Kochi, Mattancherry, Cherai Beach etc. Fort Cochin still keepsalive its ancient Jewish traditions and the major tourist attractions include the Santa Cruz basilica, Mattancherry Palace, St: Francis Church and much more. The Jews Street and Chinese fishing nets are known symbols of Kochi and Kerala.
Athirappilly Waterfalls – The scenic beauty of Athirappilly falls has always been attractive for tourists visiting Kerala and honeymoon couples.Athirappilly Waterfalls is located on the west-flowing Chalakudy River near the Vazhachal Forest Division and the Sholayar ranges, this 24-metre (80 ft) waterfall and the nearby Vazhachal Falls is also a popular tourist destinations.At Athirappilly Falls, the water surges around big rocks and cascades down in three separate plumes. Below the falls, the river remains turbulent for about 1 kilometre (0.6 mi).
Munnar– Munnar is a hill station and is the most popular honeymoon destination in Kerala and derives its name from the confluence of three mountain streams – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundale. Mattupetty is a popular picnic spot where you can opt for activities like boating and horse riding. Indo Swiss Dairy Farm is a little ahead of Mattupetty Lake is famous for around 100 varieties of cattle. Close by is the Echo Point, which offers a panoramic view and the thrill of hearing your voice echo. Pothenmedu, Devikulam hill station,Chithirapuram, Nayamakad and Power House Waterfalls are other popular sightseeing spots.
Thekkady – Thekkady is well known for one of the world’s most fascinating wild life reserves – Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary in Thekkady is spread across 777 sq km and is well known for its wild life and scenic beauty. The vegetation, the flora and fauna and the birds of Thekkady are uniquely rich, vast and varied that it does not bear semblance to any other wildlife sanctuaries in the world. Even a casual visitor to this place will not fail to observe the special ecological pattern of Thekkady.
Kumarakom– Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake in Kerala. Stay at Kumarakom is a unique experience that will beckon the honeymoon couples time and time again as there are several activities for visitors. The Bird Sanctuary in Kumarakom can be visited by canoes, which can be arranged with local fishermen at the entrance to the sanctuary. A two-hour rowing canoe trip is quite cheap, and is best undertaken in the evening or early morning to avoid the afternoon sun. House boats or speed boats can cover longer distances and available for hire and night stay as well.
Alleppey-Alleppey is a beautiful backwater town and is visited by tourists to relax in serene backwaters with stay in Kerala Houseboats. People traveling to Alappuzha usually head straight to the backwaters, beaches and lagoons, which are absolutely synonymous to Paradise.An enchanting overnight backwater cruise in traditional Kerala Houseboat. While cruising in these floating luxury vessel , honeymoon couple in Kerala can enjoy the scenes in a Kerala country side – skim past Chinese fishing nets, bowed down paddy fields, local inhabitants engaged in making coir products, rustic homes and swaying coconut palms.
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The beautiful landscapes and favorable geography of Kerala make it a prime a honeymoon destination and provides romantic ambience for honeymooners or newly-wedded couples. If you are planning for a honeymoon Kerala may be an ideal destination to enjoy it to the hilt.