Kumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Kerala

Kumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Alleppey in Kerala

The Kerala backwater starters from Kochi and goes till Kollam. The five lakes lying parallel to the Arabian sea create the famous backwaters of Kerala. These lakes are fed by 9 major and many small rivers coming from western ghats. Vembanad lake is the biggest among these lakes with Alleppey (Alappuzha) on its one side … Read moreKumarakom or Alleppey and Backwaters of Kerala

Waterscapes KTDC Backwater Resort

Sunset and boat at Waterscapes KTDC Backwater Resort

We stayed in Waterscapes KTDC Backwater Resort during our 10 days trip in Kerala. I had booked through KTDC website. The booking process was smooth, I got a confirmation email after paying online. I was traveling with my parents and we reached in resort by afternoon. The reception area was spacious and clean but decorated … Read moreWaterscapes KTDC Backwater Resort

My Kerala Itinerary

Kerala Itinerary

Here is my Kerala itinerary. We spent 10 days and visited many interesting places but I feel there are many more places, which I missed or in some places, we spend very less time. We traveled from Delhi to Cochin by air and then we hired a cab for the complete trip as I was … Read moreMy Kerala Itinerary

Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

Boating in Periyar lake

When we started from Munnar on sunny but cool morning for Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom. We were staying in tea garden area, so route we have chosen for Thekkady didn’t pass through the town of Munnar. We started from our hotel in tea garden area and driving through spice plantation. There was Cardamom plantation on the … Read moreThekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala