The land of Kerala is one of the finest tourist destinations of the world. Kerala has almost all the tourist attractions namely, the hill stations, beaches, wildlife sanctuaries, backwaters etc. Kerala is an ideal place for a tour programme and Kerala is visited by several tourists from inside the country and from the whole world as well. Kerala has a rich landscape, colourful culture and heritage. Kerala tourist attractions varies from hill stations, wildlife sanctuaries, backwaters, plantations, pilgrim centres, lakes, wildlife, amusement parks, waterfalls, houseboats, historical monuments etc.
The timeless beauty of the palm fringed beaches of Kovalam and Varkala, the majesty of the undulating hills of Munnar and Vagamon, the serenity of the pristine backwaters of Kumarakom & Kuttanad and the enchanting woods and forests of Thekkady and Silent Valley will always be a shining memory of the visitor.
Kerala has a long stretch of beaches which lie on the western side along the Arabian Sea. The coastal areas of Kerala is rich with a variety of seafood which was ever favourite to the foreigners. The coconut groves, natural harbours and blue lagoons are specialities of Kerala beaches. Kovalam beach is the most popular beach in Kerala which is visited by several domestic and international tourists.Varkala, Cherai, Fort Kochi, Marari, Poovar etc. are some of the finest beaches of Kerala.
Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of the state which is an ancient city. Sri Padmanabha Swamy Temple is the significant landmark of the city and one of the most famous temples. The musueum, art gallery etc are tourist attractions of Thiruvananthapuram.
Munnar is the most important hill station in Kerala which lies at the confluence of three rivers. The tropical forest, tea and spice plantations are most attracted in Munnar. Thekkady is another hill station which has also significant role in the tourism sector of Kerala. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, the artificial lake in Thekkady etc are most attractive in Kerala. Ponmudi Hill Station is a major tourist place in Kerala which is situated in Thiruvananthapuram city. Vizhinjam, Shanghumugham are beaches in Thiruvananthapuram.
Wayanad is a major hill station in Kerala which is visited by several domestic and international tourists. The wildlife and the tropical plants in Wayanad are unique. The Muthanga, Vythiri are important tourist places in Wayanad.
Kerala is the major centre for backwater tourism in India. Kumarakom Backwaters, Alleppey backwaters are popular tourist activities in Kerala. There are several houseboats which are conducting services.
Kerala is the land of temples. There are several temples and pilgrimages centres in Kerala, of which Sabarimale is the most visited temple during the season. Guruvayoor Temple, Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Mannarasala, Attukal Temple, Kodungallur Temple etc. are also famous temples in Kerala.
The historic monuments like Jewish Synagogue In Kochi, the Mattancherry Palace, the Bolghatty Palace etc are also tourist places in Kerala. Ezhimala, Thrissur, Alappuzha, Kumarakom, Kochi etc. are popular tourist places in Kerala.