Kerala, India’s timeless tourist destination, has made a stunning comeback in the tourism industry. This time by getting featured in CNN Travel’s 19 places to visit in 2019. Fondly known as God’s Own Country, the state has smitten travelers time and again with its gem-like tourist attractions, which is not surprising at all. The travel..
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In order to help Kerala boost its tourism sector, 100 tourists from Australia traveled to a village in Alappuzha. Interestingly, the group also included the International music band Australian World Orchestra and they enjoyed spending time with the locals. This amazing Kerala experience was a part of Kerala’s effort to enhance the flood-affected tourism sector…
Kerala is one of the tourist destination which features in almost every traveler’s bucket list. Blessed with beaches and backwaters to lush slopes of Western Ghats abounding with nature, the state attracts visitors from all parts of the world. Apart from the blessings of Kerala, credit goes to the Kerala Tourism. The state department of..
In recently held Lonely Planet Magazine India (LPMI) Travel Awards 2016, Kerala won the award for the ‘Best Family Destination’ in India. The function was organized on last Monday at Mumbai where U V Jose, the Kerala Tourism Director collected the award. The annual awards are a display of the best service providers, the best..
The Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple prepares for the annual 10-day festival starting March 14. The revered celebration draws visitors from all over the country. The temple is accessible to devotees of all castes and creeds. Males of all ages are allowed and Females who have not yet hit puberty or have crossed the fertility age..
The Forest Department of Kerala has opened its own floating barge at Vellpara and now offers trekking facilities for the tourists on everyday basis, making the Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary a hotspot for wildlife enthusiasts in coming time. A special tourist boat named Kolumban, which can carry 20 people at a time, has already come. Ticket..
The High Court of Kerala on Monday gave permission to Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Co. Pvt Ltd (KDHP) for using the bungalows in its tea estate of Munnar for the purpose of tourism. KDHP is a subordinate company of Tata Global Beverages and owns around 24000 hectares of land as well as more than 20..
TDB President Prayar Gopalakrishnan informed that The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) is making serious efforts to raise the grade of Sabarimala as an international pilgrim centre in collaboration with numerous other states in Southern India. He further informed that Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is going to summon a formal meeting of the Chief Ministers of..
The Venice of the East, Alappuzha welcomes tourists to the backwaters of Kerala. The popular holiday destination in God’s Own Country receives tourists from all over the world. The unique eco-system of network of water offers the rare delight of houseboat tours. Traveling in a 5 star luxury houseboat as you pass through scenic villages,..
Kerala is set to boost its tourism with new measures. The costal state of India is to offer Beach huts. These eco-friendly lodgings will be modelled on traditional fishermen’s homes. Soon it will be the tourists’ new getaway to the serene coastline along the Arabian Sea. As part of responsible tourism, these beach huts will..