Kerala, India

Top cities in Kerala
Everything you need to know about Kerala

Kerala, often referred to as "God's Own Country," is a captivating state in southern India known for its serene backwaters, lush greenery, and rich cultural heritage. It is bordered by Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and the Arabian Sea.

The history of Kerala dates back to ancient times, with evidence of early human settlements. It was an important center of trade and was influenced by various dynasties, including the Cheras, the Cholas, and the Zamorins. Kerala also played a significant role in spice trade, attracting traders from around the world.

Kerala's culture is a harmonious blend of various traditions and religions. The people of Kerala, known as Keralites, take pride in their distinct art forms, including Kathakali (a traditional dance form) and Kalaripayattu (a martial art). The state celebrates a range of festivals like Onam, Vishu, and Thrissur Pooram with great fervor.

Kerala is blessed with natural beauty and offers a plethora of attractions. The serene backwaters of Alleppey and the picturesque hill stations like Munnar and Wayanad are popular destinations for travelers seeking tranquility. The pristine beaches of Kovalam and Varkala are perfect for relaxing and witnessing stunning sunsets.

Kerala's cuisine is a delightful experience for food enthusiasts. The state is known for its mouthwatering seafood dishes like Kerala Fish Curry and Appam along with traditional vegetarian dishes like Avial and Sadya.

Common QNA about Kerala:

  • What are the major cities in Kerala?
    Some of the major cities in Kerala include Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city, Kochi, and Kozhikode.
  • What are the famous wildlife sanctuaries in Kerala?
    Kerala is home to wildlife sanctuaries like the Periyar Tiger Reserve, the Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, and the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary.
  • What are the major industries in Kerala?
    Kerala's economy is driven by industries like tourism, agriculture, and IT services.
  • What is the best time to visit Kerala?
    The months from October to March offer pleasant weather, making it the best time to explore Kerala's backwaters, hill stations, and cultural treasures.

Top rated places in Kerala
LuLu International Shopping Mall

LuLu International Shopping Mall

Kochi, Kerala
Shopping mall
Guruvayur Temple

Guruvayur Temple

Guruvayur, Kerala
Hindu temple
Kovalam Beach

Kovalam Beach

Kovalam, Kerala
Public beach Beach pavillion Tourist attraction
Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode, Kerala
Tourist attraction Park
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Hindu temple Tourist attraction
Paragon Restaurant

Paragon Restaurant $$

Kozhikode, Kerala
Kerala restaurant Breakfast restaurant Chinese restaurant Indian restaurant Restaurant Seafood restaurant
Wonderla Amusement Park, Kochi

Wonderla Amusement Park, Kochi

Kollam, Kerala
Amusement park Amusement park ride Theme park Tourist attraction Water park
Vadakkumnathan Temple Ground - Thekkinkadu Maidanam

Vadakkumnathan Temple Ground - Thekkinkadu Maidanam

Thrissur, Kerala
Historical landmark Tourist attraction
Centre Square Mall

Centre Square Mall

Kochi, Kerala
Shopping mall
Mall of Travancore

Mall of Travancore

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Shopping mall
Rahmath Hotel

Rahmath Hotel $$

Kozhikode, Kerala
Kerala restaurant Halal restaurant Indian restaurant Restaurant Seafood restaurant
LuLu Hypermarket, Kochi

LuLu Hypermarket, Kochi

Kochi, Kerala
Hypermarket Supermarket
Alleppey Beach

Alleppey Beach

Alappuzha, Kerala
Tourist attraction Park
LuLu Mall Thiruvananthapuram

LuLu Mall Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Shopping mall
Oberon Mall

Oberon Mall

Ernakulam, Kerala
Shopping mall
Pothys Textiles

Pothys Textiles

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Clothing store Designer clothing store Hypermarket Men's clothing store
Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple

Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple

Kochi, Kerala
Hindu temple Tourist attraction
PVR Cinemas Lulu Mall

PVR Cinemas Lulu Mall

Kochi, Kerala
Movie theater
Zam Zam Restaurant

Zam Zam Restaurant $$

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Restaurant Awadhi restaurant Fast food restaurant Meat dish restaurant Middle Eastern restaurant
Trivandrum Central Railway Station

Trivandrum Central Railway Station

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Railway services
DIGITAL SEVA OLAVAKKOD

DIGITAL SEVA OLAVAKKOD

Palakkad, Kerala
Railway services
Subhash Bose Park

Subhash Bose Park

Kochi, Kerala
Park Tourist attraction
Palakkad Fort

Palakkad Fort

Palakkad, Kerala
Fortress Tourist attraction
HiLITE Mall

HiLITE Mall

Malappuram, Kerala
Technopark Trivandrum

Technopark Trivandrum

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Technology park
Jatayu Earth's Center

Jatayu Earth's Center

Chadayamangalam, Kerala
Tourist attraction Adventure sports center Historical landmark Sculpture Sculpture museum
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Hindu temple Tourist attraction
Food Stop Diner - Food Court at Cochin International Airport

Food Stop Diner - Food Court at Cochin International Airport

Nedumbassery, Kerala
Food court Breakfast restaurant Coffee store Fast food restaurant Restaurant
Malampuzha Dam

Malampuzha Dam

Palakkad, Kerala
Tourist attraction Garden
Parassini Madappura Sree Muthappan Temple

Parassini Madappura Sree Muthappan Temple

Parassinikadavu, Kerala
Place of worship Hindu temple Tourist attraction