Located on the incredible Malabar Coast in the south west region of India, Kerala boasts some of the most scenic destinations in the world.
Thiruvananthapuram is the State Capital. Kovalam, discovered by the hippies in the 70’s is a beloved vacation destination is called, “Paradise of the South” There are three beautiful beaches in Kovalam that you have to visit: The Hawah Beach, Lighthouse Beach, and Samudra Beach. Fishermen work the seas and spread their fishing nets on the beaches, making scenic photos a delight here.
Eco Tourism is gaining popularity in Kerela, especially in the backwaters areas where the tropical vegetation is lush and filled with birds and exotic animals.
The heritage sites are also very interesting. The Padmanabhapuram Palace and the Mattancherry Palace are very interesting, archaeologically and historically. The festivals are fun and a great place to see the highly adorned elephants. Culturally there is a lot going on here.