God's Own Country Kerala has an endless list of tourist destinations that will interest any traveler. Renowned for its scenic locations and natural beauty, Kerala is sure to enchant any nature lover with its hills, backwaters, beaches, waterfalls and wildlife. The state also has a rich heritage and thriving culture one can explore by visiting the various forts, palaces, museums, monuments and pilgrim centers. Both natural and manmade brilliance await you at every turn.
Kerala has a plethora of art forms, rituals and festivals that have been in existence for centuries and proclaim its exotic culture. Such a rich and old tradition makes this land unique. Kerala prides itself for being the flag bearer for how a culture can respect its past.
From religious occasions to festivals for specific deities, Kerala is home to a great heritage of festivals. The festivals of Kerala personify the very spirit and essence of the land and these experiences will be forever etched in your heart.
The festival season, the pride and joy of Kerala, is epitomized by the ferocious beats of the chenda (drums) emanating across the landscape. Elephants march across towns and the rivers surge with massive 100 feet long snake boats in a display that can only be experienced in an area renowned as God's Own Country. The entire State celebrates together as the land is covered in a plethora of lights and merriment.
Kerala’s rich history is a source of pride for every Keralite. From the Stone Age carvings of Edakkal caves to Kalamandalam, a University for performing arts, the teachings of elders still thrive in modern day Kerala. Come visit these locations for an insight into the legacy of the state with Sahyogmantra.
Flanked by the Arabian Sea in the West, the towering Western Ghats in the East and networked by 44 interconnected rivers, Kerala is blessed with a unique set of geographical features that have made it one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia. A long shoreline with serene beaches, tranquil stretches of emerald backwaters, lush hill stations and exotic wildlife, are just a few of the wonders that await you once you crossover to the other side. And what's more, each of these charming destinations is only a two hour drive from the other - a singular advantage no other place on the planet can offer.
Seasons of Kerala: Bestowed with a pleasant and equable climate throughout the year, Kerala is a tropical land where one can relax and be at ease. The Monsoons in Kerala (June-September and October-November) Summer in Kerala (February-May) are the seasons markedly experienced here. Winter in Kerala is only a slight drop in temperature from the normal range of 28-32°C.
The generally pleasant climate prevalent here is what guests end up loving.