Kerala Backwaters Destination


Famous for shimmering backwaters and Kerala is built up with interconnected lakes, ponds, waterways and a good number of small rivers are featuring as one of the ultimate and eye-catching attractions of the state. During your Kerala tours you will see that it is not wrong to say Kerala God’s own country. Visiting Kerala will offer you the experience for lifetime where you can enjoy the take a ride on the classical Kerala style houseboat which cruise you through the dense paddy fields, moon light and picturesque sunset on the beaches.

Here are some of the best backwaters destinations of Kerala which will make your holiday trip to Kerala, unforgettable.

1. Alappuzha Backwaters (Alleppey)

Famous as the Venice of the East, Alappuzha (Alleppey) offers travellers some really amazing houseboat services through which you will be travelling to Alleppey to Kollam. While cruising through the backwaters of Alleppey you will take a glimpse of palm trees, paddy fields, golden beaches and many more spectacular picturesque natural beauties.

2. Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) Backwaters

Trivandrum, the capital of Kerala is also a perfect place to enjoy the experience of backwaters. The majestic seashore of Trivandrum touching the mighty Arabian Sea and creates the tall quiet coastline with beaches, historical and cultural heritage notable backwater areas, Veli backwaters and Thiruvallam.

Thiruvallam on the one hand is calm and cool backwater destination which is famous for conoe rides and meeting point of Killi and Karamana rivers. On the other hand Veli is encircled by Veli Pond where one can enjoy many water sports facilities.

3. Kuttanad Backwaters

Popular as rice bowl of Kerala Kuttanad is a beautiful place which has the crossings of four major Kerala rivers of Pampa, Meenachil, Achankovil and Mannimala. Kuttanad is compact with many outstanding tourist attractions that attracts travellers from all across the world. The beauty of the place is a blend of the glittering water bodies such as lakes, ponds and small rivers along with many tropical greenery with rich vegetation and bright paddy fields.