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An exotic honeymoon trip to the paradise of south India

No matter how exited you are about starting a new life with someone who you have fallen in love with, preparing for the big day is certainly a stressful affair. You put in a lot of strain to make the wedding day special and spend lavishly to celebrate your biggest moment of life. After all the rustles and bustles of the big day, there comes the sweetest moments of your life – Honeymoon. It’s the time to understand each other and kick start a new journey in life. So, where are you planning to spend your honeymoon days? There can’t be a better place than the god’s own country – Kerala to spend those private moments of your life.

Kerala, a small Indian state lying between the Arabian Sea and lush green Western Ghats is popular for exotic holiday destinations. Well, if you are planning for a honeymoon trip to Kerala, it’s better to check out the climatic condition in the region before you book your tickets. Here the rainy season is too long when compared to other states. You may get stuck up, if you land up here at a wrong time. Usually, the rainfall starts by the mid of May and continues till the end of September. May to September would not be an ideal time for honeymoon in Kerala, especially if you do not enjoy heavy rainfall. In the rest of the year, Kerala enjoys an awesome climatic condition.

The list of honeymoon destinations in Kerala is pretty long as the state has a lot to offer to everyone, no matter what there choices are. There are lush green hill stations, where you can experience the freshness of nature. There are long beaches, where you can roam around hand-in-hand with your partner. There are dark forests, if you are someone who loves adventures. Here are a few must visit places, when you are in Kerala for a honeymoon trip.

How nice it would be to spend your honeymoon days midst the snowy hills bedecked with tea plantations? We are talking about Munnar, the Kashmir of south. This heaven-like paradise is at 1600m above the sea level and covers 3 popular mountain streams – Nallathanni, Kundala and Mudrapuzha. Picture-book towns, Sprawling tea plantations, winding lanes, exotic water falls, fabulously designed resorts, what else would you want to make your honeymoon trip unforgettable. When you are here, do not miss to roam around in the grasslands and forests in Neelakurinji. Mattupetty, Anamudi Peak, Pallivasal, Chinnakanal, Anayirangal etc, are other few places that you should not miss to visit, when you are here.

If you are interested to spend time at exotic beaches and enjoy a trip on a private boat, head straight to Kumarakom. With its, serenity, natural beauty, beautiful sunsets etc, Kumarakom offers a fabulous treat to love makers. Alleppey, Quilon, Kollam etc are few other places where you get to enjoy the beauty of back waters and travel in house boats with your dear one.

Where ever you go in Kerala, do not forget to taste the local dishes, they are simply amazing!

Reasons to opt for a trip to Kerala

Lush green hill tops, Emerald Backwaters, romantic beaches, long lakes, yummy spicy cuisines, people who have been to god’s own country would have guessed by now, what we are talking about. Kerala is one of most opted travel destinations in India and the popularity of this southern Indian land seems to fire up year after year. Kerala is the best travel destination for everyone, especially for people who live in heat-scorched regions. This beautiful shore of Arabian Sea enjoys equable climatic condition for more than 6 months in a year. Heavy monsoon season prolongs to 4 months starting from mid of May to September. Kerala welcomes tourists even during monsoon season. The blessed landscape of Kerala has enabled the government to install effective drainage systems to avoid water logging. Therefore, chances of you getting stuck up somewhere is very less unless you hate to roam around in rain.

Kerala is home for traditional ayurvedic therapies and the monsoon season is the best time to opt for such Rejuvenation treatment. The word ‘Ayur’ means life and ‘Veda’ means science. Ayurveda means science of life that truly focuses on holistic techniques such as meditation, massage, application of oils, diet, yoga to achieve wellbeing. So, if you are someone who wants to take rejuvenation ayurveda treatment, plan a trip to Kerala during May to September.

A Kerala tour can acquaint you with charming beaches, backwater serenity, golden sand beaches and of course some spicy and tangy cuisines. The modern Kerala is a perfect blend of luxury and traditional values. Here you find hotels that are no less than royal palaces and you would also find economical cottages where you can comfortably stay without blowing your budget. You can get yummy yet healthy food at local restaurants at cheap rates and if you are a big shot, you never find it hard to locate an International hotel. So, when you are on a trip to Kerala fix your budget before you step down to spend.

Kerala is the best travel destination for people who love to experience exotic wildlife. The forest area in Kerala spreads to 11,125 sq km which includes 5 national Parks as well as 13 wildlife sanctuaries. From exotic birds, wild elephants and tigers, Kerala offers a lot to wildlife enthusiasts who flock to the paradise of south India to feel the touch of nature. Nestled in the valleys of Western Ghats, Thekkady is one of the wildlife hot spots in Kerala. Spread to 675 sq km, this lush green forest area is home to a variety of animals such as stork, langurs, sambar, elephants, Giant Squirrel, lion tailed Macaques etc. Idukki, Wayanad, Peppara etc, are other few places that you should never miss to visit when you are on a Kerala tour. Kerala is heaven for the lovers of arts such as dance, music and drama.

So, plan a trip to Kerala to enjoy the energy of nature at its best and take home some unforgettable memories.