Muzhappilangad Beach

50 adventure tourism centres in Kerala to be upgraded

Thiruvananthapuram: Fifty major adventure tourism centres in Kerala would be upgraded ..

Kallil Bhagavathy temple
The sacred greens of Kallil Bhagavathi temple in Perumbavoor
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Tourists flock to Kumarakom to enjoy boat ride and waterlilies
Kochi, Madhya Pradesh in top travel list from India
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Monsoon adds beauty to Munnar, visitors flock to enjoy nature

Munnar: Tourists in large number flocked to here after the restrictions placed in tourist spots in Munnar following heavy rains, were ..

Paloor Kotta Waterfalls

A trip to Paloor Kotta, where Tippu Sulthan once sought asylum

I visited the Paloor Kotta waterfall recently. Even though I have visited tourist spots in Idukki and Wayanad, I have never been to ..


This Kollam village awaits tourists with sunflower fields in full bloom

Thenmala: Visitors are flocking to the small farmer village of Churanda here near the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border to witness the breath ..


Domestic, foreign tourist arrivals go up in Kerala after floods

Thiruvananthapuram: Riding on a swift recovery from one of the worst natural calamities, Kerala has regained the pre-floods tourist ..

Anananthapuram Temple

Kumbla in Kasaragod awaits tourists…

Kumbala is one of those places that are highly expected to develop into a tourism centre. But it is alleged that the beauty of Kumbla ..

VK Krishnamenon Art Gallery

Experience history and culture at V K Krishna Menon Museum in Kozhikode

The Art Gallery and Krishna Menon Museum situated in East Hill in Kozhikode is the apt place for a one-day picnic. It takes the visitors ..

malakkappara fog

Fog blankets Malakkappara near Athirappilly

Athirappilly: With the end of summer season, a huge number of visitors are thronging Malakkapara in Thrissur. For the past one week, ..


Kannur welcomes visitors with camel, horse rides

Edakkad: Muzhappilangad beach is the only drive-in beach in Kerala. With the ongoing summer vacation, the beach is witnessing huge ..

Kannur Beach

What has Kannur in store for travellers? Lets find out...

The summer vacation is nearing the end. A short trip to the pleasant hills, woods and the sea would be a perfect culmination to the ..


Boom in rural tourism; tourists flock villages of Kuttanad

Mankombu: The tourists are abandoning the modernised houseboat and backwater tourisms and moving towards villages. They are now choosing ..


Cool breeze, calm river, fresh air... Oloppara for an ideal summer evening

When I reached Oloppara around 4 in the evening, Kandankutty was busy arranging the toffees and salted gooseberry on his small pull ..


A winter trip to Nelliyampathy - the Ooty of the poor

Quite unexpectedly, I got a chance to go on a trip to Nelliyampathy with the Appuppanthaadi travel group. Nelliyampathy, alias ‘the ..


White blanketed Thalathannimala; nature at its best

Naduvil: The Thalathanni Cherimavu hillside has turned into a breathtakingly beautiful blanket of white flowers. The flowers could ..

Thanneermukkom Bund

Thanneermukkom bund entices visitors; enjoy the 360 degree view

The Thanneermukkom bund was constructed to prevent saltwater flowing to farmlands that are below the Mean Sea Level. The bund construction ..


7 places for short trips you can try this summer in Kerala

One of the most inevitable programme of vacations is a family trip. Most families decide on their holidays taking the vacation of their ..


Premium hotel stay for Rs 4999; KTDC’s holiday packages for children

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Travel Development Corporation (KTDC) has introduced special packages for children to visit prime tourist ..


Karalad lake all set to welcome summer vacation rush

Kavumannam: Karalad lake in Wayanad is fully prepared for the summer vacation rush. The main attractions of the lake tourism project, ..


Enjoy the 360⁰ view of world’s highest tea estate, Kolukkumalai

Kolukkumalai houses the world’s highest tea plantation. Situated in Bodinayakkanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu, it is at ..

Agastyakoodam peak

5 trekking destinations in Kerala that promise once-in-a-lifetime-experience

Trekking is a joyful experience for travellers. Here we list you the five trekking destinations in Kerala. Agasthyakoodam Peak ..


Come to Niranganpara; watch the mesmerising beauty of sunset

Alathoor: Are you an ardent traveller who loves to explore the beauties of nature? Well, Niranganpara in Palakkad is the apt place ..


Kerala features in CNN Travel's 19 places to visit in 2019

Thiruvananthapuram: In an affirmation of its alluring tourism credentials, its stunning backwaters and its sumptuous cuisines, Kerala ..


Chilly mornings, frost welcome tourists in Munnar

Munnar: With the onset of winter, the mornings in Munnar are ice-cold. Thousands of tourists arrive here to experience the wintry mix ..


Tourism springs to life in eastern region of Kerala

Thenmala: The eastern region is slowly coming back to life post–floods as flock of tourists make their visit. In the past one ..

Vytilla Mobility Hub

Vyttila Mobility Hub phase II: Developments to meet global standards

Kochi: The upgradations to be made at the Vyttila mobility hub in the second phase would be of international standards. The project ..

Vega 120

High-speed ferry service connects Ernakulam and Vaikom

Vaikom: The ferry services of high-speed boat ‘Vega 120’ between Ernakulam and Vaikom began on Sunday. It is aimed at both ..

Thoovanam Waterfalls

Trekking opens in Thoovanam waterfalls

Marayoor: The Thoovanam waterfalls in Marayoor panchayat has become one of the favourite places of tourists after the monsoon. It is ..

Chembra Peak

Chembra Peak ready to welcome visitors

The trekking to Chembra Peak, one of the major tourist attractions of Wayanad, has been open to tourists. The entry was restricted ..


Neelakurinji season ends; Trekking continues

Munnar: Ticket counters will start operating in Anjaam Mile at Rajamala from Thursday as the Neelakurinji season has ended. Due to ..


Port Museum to come up soon in Alappuzha

Alappuzha: A port museum will soon be set up in highlighting its past glory and magnificence. The museum will be an encyclopedia to ..

Villages of Wayanad

Travel bugs, villages of Wayanad are calling you!

Responsible Tourism is making inroads into the remote villages of Wayanad. The new tourism concept is opening up the unique and unexplored ..

Alappuzha Heritage Project

Port, Sea bridge to again augment Alappuzha tourism

Alappuzha: The diving experts examined the bottom part of the sea bridge as a commencement to the renovation works of the Alappuzha ..

Meenmutty, Neyyar

Meenmutty Waterfalls: A must-visit destination for adventure tourists

The excitement of adventure tourism is what awaits the tourists visiting Neyyar Dam and Meenmutty. Mesmerizing forest beauty and charming ..


Heavy tourist rush at Palukachipara in Kannur

Malur: Palukachipara is part of Puralimala lying 3000 ft above sea level in Sivapuram village at Malur Grama Panchayat. Tourists are ..


Heavy rain isolates Munnar of tourists

Munnar: The frequent heavy rains have affected the tourism in Munnar. Though Neelakurinji flowers bloomed as usual ignoring the weather, ..


‘Neelakurinji app’ for tourists visiting Munnar

Munnar: The District Tourism Promotion Council launched an app for tourists coming to see the kurinjis. The app ‘Neelakurinji ..

Ponmudi Tourism

Ponmudi: Of mesmerising sights and memorable experiences

It was the end of the week. I was yearning to take a break from the hectic life at work. No sooner had the thought struck me, than ..

Kerala Kundu Waterfalls Malappuram

Beat the heat at this natural pool in Keralamkundu

“Hold on tight. A bumpy ride is waiting us ahead.” We paid little attention to driver Mani chettan’s warning as ..


A trip to Valparai through Athirappilly

Gorgeous Waterfalls, greenery of hills and mountains, tea estates covered in fog, the gorgeousness of hairpin curves and scenic jungle ..


The love route to Avaduthura temple, all for a desi wedding!

Kovalam: Foreigners embracing Kerala-style wedding is no longer a rarity in the state. But, the Avaduthura Devi temple in Kovalam is ..

Kerala Tourism

Kerala voted best leisure destination in India

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has been voted as India's best destination for leisure at the Conde Nast Traveller readers' awards ..


Don’t forget Pappanchadykuzhy next time you go to Kakkayam

Kakkayam gets its nature lovers. But the tourists mostly cover just the three prominent sites, Kakkayam dam, Urakkuzhy waterfall and ..


Why Kerala fail to attract top tourism dollars?

During a recent trip, traveling through parts of Kerala, and elsewhere in India, I see many new tourism-oriented initiatives. There ..