Travelling does not always necessarily need to take long planned tours. It can be impulsive. Some quick decision Like- yeah! let’s go, and if you are in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala, and year to have some quick getaways, then here are some easiest spots for your Summer travel with Kerala tour packages by Seasonz india. The wonderful thing about Kerala is that every place seems like ideal for a family outing, or every city offers some unimaginable holiday spots. You don’t have to face the troubles of planning while visiting these places with Seasonz India Holidays, you can visit theses as hassle free as possible. So include these amazing places for an ideal Kerela’s Quick Getaways for Your Summer Travel.
Kerela’s Quick Getaways for Your Summer Travel
1: Kappil- Beach+backwaters
Kappil is a confluence of the sea, river, and backwaters and is ideal for a quick getaway. If you are in Thiruvananthapuram, this is the easiest spot to reach and have a relaxing time. One thing you need to think ahead is that, when you visit the beach, try to reach there around the evening. And the drive to this picturesque place will offer you an amazing vies of the village life. Apart from the hustle bustle Kovalam, Kapil offers a calm and complete laid back experience. There are not many lifeguards, so you need to be careful if you are traveling with kids. The Kappil Lake also offers amazing opportunities for boating also. Varkala is just around 7 km away from Kappil. From the main city of Trivandrum, it will take around 50 km to reach here. The mix of the calm and choppy sea on one side and the coconut bordering lake which offering a calm and serene ambiance is a wonderful mixture. And these two are separated by a sandbar, which is breached during the rains and the lake will merge with the sea.
You can see the beach is bordered by small fishing boats, and you can have a simple conversation with the fisherman who will tell you some interesting stories about kadalamma- the endearing name of the sea. The lake offers more options of tourist interest. There are boating facilities available, there is a boat club nearby which function during the hours between 10 am and 6 pm. The sea, the lake, the village life, Kapil is just rustic. The Muthapozhi Bridge is nearby, where you can take a nice drive which will take you to the Anjengo fort. And don’t miss out the sunset, which is sure enough to calm you.
2: Poovar- Peaceful & Serene
This peaceful and serene beach located near Kovalam in Thiruvananthapuram district is a natural wonder, where the lake, river, sea and the beach meet the land, and still remains unexplored and unspoiled. This isolated yet spectacular beach is enveloped by tranquil backwaters and is close to Neyyar. This earlier trading spot offers a wonderful spot to relax or you can go for boating through the estuary. There is a tremendous historical importance to this place which is associated with the great legendary king of the state Travancore, Marthanda Varma Maharaja.
Poovar beach separates the river Neyyar from the sea, and this is basically a fishing village and offers the travelers a virginal beauty. If you are one among those who love solitude, this is the ideal getaway spot for you. The beach is filled with fishing population and makes not much room for the water activities. This place is truly a window to the paradise and the waves and the migrant birds add to the tranquil beauty of Poovar. You can cruise along the neighboring fishing village and get lost in the rustic beauty of village life there.
3: Gavi- The amazing Eco-tourist spot
Haven’t you seen those films, which captured the serene beauty of this place, and wished if you could have a quick getaway to this nature’s bounty? The trip to Gavi, which is located nearby the Adavi eco-tourism center, will be an amazing experience for you. The eco-tourism project under the forest department of Kerala has made a huge impact on this place, and it became popular so fast. And the highlight of this tourist center is that it involves the participation of the local people to make it a prominent tourist spot. Gavi is a deep forest, and you have to follow every instruction given by the guides and not wander.
You can also indulge in activities like trekking, wildlife watching, camping etc. The drive to reach here, offer you an amazing view of picturesque tea plantations and refreshing greenery. Some of the interesting places you can stop for a quick halt are Mundakkayam, Kuttikanam, and Peerumedu etc. The Gavi Lake and the adjoining dense forests offer and amazing view. The entire place is rich with amazing flora and fauna. The place is splendid with lush green grasslands, sholas, spectacular waterfalls, cardamom plantations, endangered species like Nigiri Tahr, lion-tailed macaque, and more than 25o species of birds etc. The place is heaven for nature lovers. Some of the breathtaking viewpoints here include Valley view, Kochu pampa etc.
Plan for a thrilling summer Vacation Kerala Trip and explore these wonderful places.