|Kathakali dance form is iconic of Kerala culture|
|Houseboat cruises in backwaters of Alapuzza is one of the most popular attractions and allure of Kerala tourism|
Alleppey or Alappuzha as it is now known, is fondly referred to as “Venice of East” by virtue of its large network of canals and is the most popular Kerala Backwaters destination. Vembanad, the largest fresh water lake in India is another major destination and is known for green tourism initiatives. The things to do include houseboat cruises which can last as long as 2 nights, fishing with permission and boat races which are part of the vibrant culture of Kerala.
|Ketuvallams traditionally used to be rice barge are the USP of backwater tourism with 2000 Ketuvallams of different categories plying the backwaters of Kerala|
|Breathtaking panorama of the Arabian coastline at Kovalam, Kerala|
|A fisherman in Kerala|