If u are cherishing the idea of spending some good time, at admist the sights and sounds of the hydrosphere , then step into a country boat and wind through labynith of canals in ALAPPUZHA. Cruising through canals, one would come across many interesting aspects of day to day life on the land as well as on the water.
It’s a 9 th century temple is the only lake temple in kerala and is the MOOLASTHANAM (original abode) of Anandapadmanabha the deity of see padmanabha swami temple, THRIVANANTHAPURAM . A crocodile at the temple pond,said to be 150 year old is a major attraction for tourists.
ATHIRAPPALLI and VAZHACHAL, the two senic and poplar waterfalls on the edge of the sholayar forest ranges are just 5 km a part. The ATHIRAPALLI FALLS join the CHALAKKUDY river after pulmmeting down a drop of 80 feet .
16 Km south of KASARGOD TOWN, kasargod district. Giant keyhole shaped fort, the gold expanse of a beautiful beach surrounding the fort,backwater and hill destination and water sports facilities are also available.
The AGASTHYA FOREST is believed to have been the abode of sage AGASTHYA, a character from mythology. Trekking trails and thick forest around here. It is a spectacular peak in the western ghats rises to a majestic 1890m in the form of a sharp cone.
It is spread over 55sq km undulating forested highlands on the slopes of the western ghats. It covers the tropical and semievergreen forests, the ARALAM SANCTUARY is a home of vast variety of flora and fauna endemic to western ghats.