Kerala, is known as "God's Own Country," for its grandeur and diverse tourism. This gorgeous state is visited round the year due to its pleasant and heart-warming temperature. While booking a Kerala tour packages from puri, make sure to cover all these in your itinerary.
Best Places to Visit in Kerala
Kerala’s getaway into the backwaters, Alleppey or Alappuzha is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Kerala. Being the primary hub for the state’s coir industry, the Alleppey backwaters stretch to its south, north and east and let visitors enjoy the scenic beauty of the place. The green waterways with coconut trees in both side is a treat to eyes. If you love traveling to new places, Kerala is perfect for you.
The travelers can book Kerala packages from Puri at Honeymoon Bug.
Include Wayanad as part of your Kerala trip. An important elephant corridor, Wayanad is surrounded by the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, a part of the Western Ghats. The place creates an awesome mountain scenery view. Wayanad’s key attractions include some quaint coffee and spice plantation stays, British-made serpentine highways, backwaters, and beaches.
Among many other places to visit in Kerala, make sure you visit Fort Kochi. Explore the city on the Malabar Coast presenting the unique mix of medieval Holland, Portugal, and English villages. The travelers can see some quaint and arty boutiques, curio shops, cafes, and several heritage hotels and homestays.
Varkala has gained wider popularity among the Russian tourists who stayed here or enjoy Ayurvedic therapy. This unique presence of Varkala, about 50 kilometre northwest of Trivandrum, makes it an ideal place for backpackers and the ones looking for some quiet retreat. The visitors can book a Kerala holiday package from Puri during these months to enjoy regular yoga classes, Ayurvedic therapies, a nutritious diet plan, and much more.
While visiting Munnar, you will feel above the clouds walking on a panorama of a misty valley. Munnar is famous for tea gardens, creating a vibrant green environment and of course peaceful and quiet. From enjoying the daily activities of workers at the tea plantation to rounding up the waterfalls, the echo point, to stopping at a roadside tea stall to have your favorite tea and Maggi.
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary:
Among South India’s premiere wildlife reserves, the Periyar Tiger Reserve is one of the most popular wildlife reserves which is spread out over 777-square-kilometer. The wildlife sanctuary also comprises a 26-square-kilometer man-made lake, which gathers the attention of both, domestic and international travelers. The park is home to almost 2000-odd elephants, sambars, langurs, elusive tigers, etc. Travelers can either explore the entire jungle by trekking along its hillside or can opt for a scenic boat cruise.
Best time to visit Kerala
The state of Kerala witnesses three main seasons summer, monsoon, and winter.
The peak season in Kerala begins in September and ends in March. The period between November and January is the winter season experiencing bright sunshine and pleasant weather. This is the best time to stay in a houseboat or visit backwater destinations like Alleppey and Kumarakom. Also, during this time, you can explore the misty tea estates of Munnar.
The months between April and May are the low season in Kerala. The heat and humidity are very high and thus there will be very less crowds. This is the best time to get good discounts onthe Puri to Kerala trip. Many tourists prefer coming to the hilly areas of Wayanad and Munnar during these months to enjoy the cooler climate.
The monsoon months in Kerala begins from June and ends by August. If you want to enjoy rejuvenating Ayurvedic therapies, then it is the best time to do so. The monsoon season is the end of the dry spell and it further lowers the temperature as well.
How to reach Kerala from Puri
The state of Kerala is well-connected with the rest of the country by air. Kerala has two international airports, one in Cochin and the other in Trivandrum. Some of the flights operating in Kerala include Etihad, Emirates Airlines, Sri Lankan, Qatar Airways, Air India, AirAsia, GoAir, etc.
However, there is no direct flight from Puri to Kerala; the quickest flight takes almost 4-5 hours with one stopover.
Some of the major railway stations in Kerala include Shoranur Junction Railway Station, Kannur Railway Station, Kollam Junction Railway Station, etc. The cheapest way to reach from Puri to Kerala is via train which takes almost 38 hours.
The driving distance between Puri and Kerala is 1946 km and it takes almost 28-29 hours to drive from Puri to Kerala.
Travelers planning to visit Kerala can book packages at Honeymoon Bug. We tailor everything as per the needs and requirements of our customers. Our wide range of packages includes:
Kerala Package Tour:
The travelers can book a 5/6 night tour covering all the popular destinations like Cochin, Thekkady, Munnar, and Alleppey.
- Best of Kerala: The travelers can cover all the popular destinations such as Trivandrum, Kovalam, Houseboat stay, Thekkady, Munnar, etc.
- Kerala Family Tour: Explore Kerala with your family and enjoy all the popular destinations such as Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakom, Houseboat cruises, etc. Also, travelers can include a boat ride, elephant ride, etc. in their Kerala family package from Puri.
If you are interested in visiting Kerala, choose from the best range of trips available at Honeymoon Bug.