As Nature Intended – Sightseeing in Kerala A strip of land between the Western Ghats mountain range and the Arabian Sea called Gods Own Country by its inhabitants no doubt because of its lush natural beauty, diverse ecology and the bounty they enjoy from the fertile land. Kerala with its vast stretches of tranquil backwaters, beautiful beaches, rainforests, historic and cultural monuments combine to provide a unique sightseeing experience.
Take a leisurely trip in a houseboat to experience the lakes, lagoons and canals that make up the backwaters of Kerala that extend across the state. Lie back on deck and enjoy the sight of rice fields, coconut groves, people going about their daily chores and coastal scrub jungles slip past and catch views of migratory birds, endangered marine species and beautiful sunsets over vast expanses of water.
Enjoy beaches? Kerala has plenty to rave about. The state has some of India’s most pristine beaches popular with visitors for their wide swathes of white sand, shallow warm blue seas and a laid back vibe.
Kerala’s highlands are home to large tea plantations and spice gardens. It certainly will be a different sort of experience to take in these plantations from a …