08 Jun 2021
Top 7 things to do in Kerala
Posted by: Aniket Agarwal

Kerala, situated in South India is among the most popular places in India. It is famous for coconut trees, beautiful landscape views with a wide variety of flora and fauna, romantic cruise rides, some great beaches and much more that make this city a great place to visit. Today we are going to have a quick tour of the city of Kerala. We are going to enhance everything which the city is famous for so that it becomes easier for you to locate each and everything out there.

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So, buckle up your shoes and let’s get started!

1.   Munnar: Mainly famous for Tea Vegetation

Are you a tea-lover? Or do you want to witness the processing of tea and taste out your favorite tea right from the tea grounds? Well, if your answer is Yes, Munnar is a must-visit place for you. If you are in the city of Kerala, visit Munnar which is just 3 hours away from Kochi. 

The specialty of the place is Tea cultivation. Go through the hills of Munnar to witness the Tea Museum which is the main attraction of the place. It will give you a lifetime experience of how tea is planted, cultivated, and processed. We are sure you would surely like the Tea journey if you are an ultimate tea-sipper.

The place is also an ideal destination for shopaholics. Not only tea, the city of Munnar includes an ultimate collection of tea and spices. 

In need of some good hygienic spices like ginger, clove, pepper, or anything? Visit Munnar-the city of Tea while on your trip to Kerala.

Best time to visit Munnar: November to February

2.   Shikara Rides at Alleppey

Do you want to enjoy a peaceful time with your loved ones? Away from the hustle and bustle of your everyday life. Shikara rides in Alleppey are the ultimate escape for you. From the birds chirruping to looking at the pine trees and coconut trees from the shikara boat; this place is more focused on providing you a peaceful and calm environment. 

Alleppey is around 4 hours away from the city of Thiruvananthapuram and offers great and charming views with an array of birds, lush green gardens, and high mountain peaks.

If you are willing to enjoy a longer ride, double-deck boats are the best option.

Cost of the ride: Rs 600 per hour

Best Time to Visit: November to February

3.   Kathakali Performance at Kerala Kathakali Centre

Your visit to the city of Kerala would not be complete until and unless you become a part of the Kerala Kathakali Centre. This place has so much to offer including classical dance performances and many more activities. Classical dance forms are a pride symbol for the nation and this center keeps in mind the modesty of the folks it is offering.

Upon visiting this place, you will be overwhelmed by the stunning dance performances with heart-winning costumes, eye movements, expressions.

These golden qualities make this place worth visiting.

Kerala Kathakali Centre Timings: Dance performances begin from 5:00 p.m.

Entry Fees: Remains between Rs. 250- Rs 350 depending upon the performance

4.   Indulge in an Ayurvedic Therapy

If you are on your trip to enjoy the peace and rejuvenate your soul, undertaking an ayurvedic treatment would be an ideal choice. Why? Because, it opens up the pores of your mind, heals your soul, and keeps you happy. 

There are many resorts situated in Kerala which not only help you to cure your soul but also help you to mend your mind. These days we all are juggling from a hard time. So, taking this kind of session would help your body to be renewed.

Best Time to visit: Depends on your visit to Kerala

5.   Acknowledge the Local Craft at Iringal Crafts Village

Iringal Crafts Village is located on the banks of the river Chaliyae. All the artists and craftspeople create their modeling and display them before the shopaholics. Tourists like you, visit their shops, choose from a variety of products and buy them. This is the only means of living for the craftsmen of Iringal. 

It would be a great move if you buy their products as it will only help them for their survival.

6.   Paragliding at Vagamon

Vegamon is a famous destination in Kerala. Mostly visited by adventurers, a place which is filled with greens and breath-taking views of the hills. If you want to explore the whole city from a bird’s eye view, paragliding at Vagamon would be an eventual way out for you. 

If you are afraid of this kind of adventurous activity, take some courage out and try it as it can become a lifetime memory for you.

Ticket Price: Rs 3500 per person (approx.)

7.   Stay in a Treehouse in Wayanad

Are you on your trip to fulfill your bucket list? Add one more artifact into it. That’s the stay in a treehouse. This would be a pleasurable stay for you especially when you’re on a romantic trip with your partner.

Make nature your best friend here and enjoy fun activities like rappelling, rock climbing. Just grab this opportunity before someone steals it away from you.

Tariff for stay: Stay starts from Rs 10000 (approx.)

Final Takeaway

So, we’ve arrived at the end of this blog. We hope that you got all the information before your trip and you would have found that useful. 

Plan your trip wisely. Explore the best and make the most out of your trip.

Hope you enjoy your trip.

Happy Trippin!!