Simply South India: Heritage, Landscapes and Beach
Home Simply South India: Heritage, Landscapes… From its ancient temples to cultural cities such as Cochin, colorful old towns, lush plantations, houseboats on the backwaters of Kerala, expansive nature reserves and golden, palm-fringed beaches – explore laid-back southern India in depth, from the east coast to the west.
A Date With Kerala Time
Guest John Schmor, from Oregon, USA, loved his inaugural visit to India with Enchanting Travels last year so much that he returned within six months, to discover Kerala!
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Dindigul lies at the foothills of the Sirumalai Hills, near Palani Hills, home to the Sirumalai Reserved Forest area. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Western Ghats, the region is known for its refreshing highland climate and incredible natural beauty.
Experience the refreshing and relaxing atmosphere that surrounds Malayattoor, where mountain, river and plain come together to create a soul-soothing canvas. The name Malayattoor is said to have originated from the words “mala” meaning mountain, “arr” meaning river and “oor” meaning place.
Backwaters of Kerala
Kerala’s famous backwaters are a labyrinthine network of tree-fringed lagoons, idyllic lakes, and river systems, running parallel to the Arabian Sea along the Malabar coast. Quaint towns and charming villages dot the banks of these interconnected canals.
Mararikulam located a short drive from the town of Alleppey, epitomizes the tropical dream with its pristine white sands and crystal clear waters. Named after the small, sleepy hamlet of Mararikulam that lies nearby, this still-undiscovered beach is slowly finding its rightful place in the limelight.
Kerala: Eden of the Tropics
Unearth paradise! With nearly 400 miles of coastline, secluded beaches and lush green landscapes and tranquil houseboats plying the backwaters, Kerala is the perfect destination for rest and relaxation.
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Kerala’s Tropical Treasures Uncovered
Spend this summer soaking in the laid back vibe at the backwaters of Kerala! A destination renowned for its tranquil houseboat tours, you could also enjoy the scenic plantations in the highlands of Munnar, rest in the lap of the Nilgiri Hills and discover the unique culture, architecture and cuisine of Madurai and Cochin – […]
Southern Heritage, Wildlife and Beaches
Uncover the cultural highlights and scenic beauty of southern India. Witness typical, tranquil villages, visit ancient temples and bustling markets and meander amid verdant coffee and spice plantations of the Cardamom hills.