Tourist Places in Kerala

Places to Visit in Kerala


Kerala is mostly preferred by travellers from Mumbai, Bangalore. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Kerala is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Kerala. There are 703 tourist places in Kerala, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Kerala can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Kerala for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Kerala Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Kerala, browse through photos & pictures, explore Kerala using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Kerala, which are great places to visit, are Kuruva Dweep, The Biggest Living Teak: Kannimara teak, Paramekavu Bhagavathy temple, Parassinikkadavu, Phantom Rock, Kodungallur Bhagavathi Temple, Aruvikkara Dam, Thirunelli Temple, Mahe, Mayyanad. Kerala can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Kerala Tourist Places



  • Type: Mountain
Raja's Cliff (Mampara Peak), Palakkad
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
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4.5 / 7 1
2 Ratings
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Kannur, Thalassery
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Kannur, Thalassery
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Kannur, popularly known as Cannanore, is located at a distance of around 24 km from the destination. The town was named Cannanore during the colonial rule. It is often referred to as the Land of Looms and Lores; and has attractions like beaches, forts, religious sites,... Read More »
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Kalpetta, Sulthan-Battery
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Kalpetta, Sulthan-Battery
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Kalpetta is counted amongst the prominent pilgrimage centres of Wayanad District. This pilgrimage centre is situated around 24 km away from the destination. The town has a number of temples, waterfalls, peaks, valleys and sanctuaries. The prominent attraction of the town is... Read More »
Mahe, Thalassery
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Mahe, Thalassery
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Mahe, officially known as Mayyazhi, is a nearby town, which is officially a part of the Union Territory of Puducherry. The town derives its name from the word ‘Mayyazhi’, meaning ‘Eyebrow of the sea’. Formerly a French Colony, the town now serves as a... Read More »
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Rose Garden, Munnar
  • Type: Garden
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Rose Garden, Munnar
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.5 / 7 1
358 Ratings & 293 Reviews
Rose Garden is a popular destination located in Mattuppetty which is about 13 km away from Munnar town at an altitude of 1700 m above sea level. Rose Garden is one of the chief attractions of Mattuppetty for its beautiful garden where different varieties and colours of... Read More »
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Lakkidi, Wayanad
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.3 / 7 1
28 Ratings & 22 Reviews
Lakkidi is located at the crest of Thamarassery Ghat Pass, which features over 9 hairpin curves that start at Adivaram (downhill). This town is situated at a height of about 2,296 feet above the main sea level. It is further 5 km away from the nearby town of Vythiri that... Read More »
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  • Type: Hill
Peermede, Idukki
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
6.8 / 7 1
3 Ratings
Peermede is a hill station, located south of the Idukki District and in the midst of the Cardomom hills of the Western Ghats. The region is renowned for the production of various kinds of spices. The name of the destination is derived from the name of a Sufi Saint, Peer... Read More »
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Kumily, Thekkady(Periyar)
  • Type: Village
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Kumily, Thekkady(Periyar)
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Kumily is a small town located near Thekkady and Periyar in the Cardamom Hills, in the district of Idukki in Kerala. Other than being a major tourist destination, it is also a major spice-trading centre. Kumily is a town that remains busy throughout the year as devotees come... Read More »
Vaikom, Kottayam
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Vaikom, Kottayam
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
6.8 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Vaikom is the capital town of the Vaikom taluka, situated on the north-west side of the Kottayam District. It has the Vembanad Lake on its west and various distributaries of the River Muvattupuzha flow through the town. It is counted amongst the oldest townships in Kottayam... Read More »
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Cherthala, Mararikulam
  • Type: Place of Worship
Cherthala, Mararikulam
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Cherthala town is situated at a distance of about 11.9 km from the Mararikulam village. The town has several pilgrimage centres. The popular sites near the town are the Kadavil Bhagavathi temple and the Thiruayranikkulam Kalathil temple of Pallipuram. The Velorvattom Mahadeva... Read More »
Palappuram, Lakkidi
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Palappuram, Lakkidi
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Palappuram is a small town, located around 5 km away from Lakkidi. This town lies between the Palakkad and the Shoranur regions. The ancient shrine of Chinakkathoor, dedicated to Goddess Durga, is the prominent attraction of this town. The Chinakkathoor Pooram festival,... Read More »
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  • Wild Life Sanctuaries
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Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Tholpetty
  • Type: Sanctuary
Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Tholpetty
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
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2.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, a part of the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, is home to several animals like Indian tiger, bison, jungle cat and elephant. The lake in the sanctuary is the main source of drinking water for the animals. There is a watchtower in the sanctuary that... Read More »
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Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Wayanad
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
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Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Wayanad
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
5.7 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 12 Reviews
The Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the famous wildlife reserves in the district of Wayanad. It is famous for its night camping and a watchtower, which is located above the lake. This lake is also the main source of water for the wild animals inhabiting the sanctuary.... Read More »
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Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Thirunelli
  • Type: Sanctuary
Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary, Thirunelli
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Visit the bio preserve in Wayanad, Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary with a rich flora and fauna. Take a safari to view the wild animals such as leopards, Malabar squirrels, peacocks, elephants, and a variety of deer. Read More »
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Perumbavoor, Angamaly
  • Type: Religious Place
Perumbavoor, Angamaly
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Perumbavoor, one of the holy cities of the region, is a municipality in the Ernakulam District. Being the main satellite centres of Cochin, the city is one of the fastest developing industrial cities of the region. Situated at an average elevation of around 33 m, the city... Read More »
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  • Theme Parks
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  • Type: Theme Park
  • Entry: Paid
Fantasy Park, Palakkad
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Fantasy Park, located around 6 km away from Palakkad, is the first amusement park of Kerala. Spread over an area of around 60702.84 sq m, the park is divided into three main areas namely the dry park, the wet park and the planetarium. Situated in the vicinity of Malampuzha,... Read More »
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Jain Temple, Palakkad
  • Type: Temple
Jain Temple, Palakkad
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Jain Temple is located in the western suburbs of the Palakkad Town. The area around the temple is known as Jainmedu. The Jain Temple is made up of granite and is 32 ft long and 20 ft wide. This temple enshrines idols of Jain Tirthankaras and Yakshinis. It is believed that the... Read More »
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  • Type: Picnic Spot
99%
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Cheruvathur, Kasargod
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
6.6 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Cheruvathur is renowned for scholars and poets belonging to the Kuttamath Kunniyar family. It is also a popular picnic spot. The Veeramala Hills situated at this place is known for the ruins of the 18th century Dutch Fort. Read More »
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Shoranur, Lakkidi
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Shoranur, Lakkidi
Rank 21
Ranked 21 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Shoranur is a town and a municipality in the Palakkad District of Kerala. This town is situated around 24 km away from Lakkidi, on the banks of the Bharathapuzha River. The town was known as the Cheran Vana Oor or Cheravanoor during the ancient times. One of the prime... Read More »
Taliparamba, Kannur
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Taliparamba, Kannur
Rank 22
Ranked 22 of 703
Places to Visit in Kerala
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Taliparamba, popular as Perimchellur, is a city located in the Kannur region. One of the major attractions of this place is the District Agricultural Farm, which was developed in 1905. Shree Rajarajeswara Temple, built by the Tamil Chola king, Rajaraja Chola III, is... Read More »
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