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7 Solo Trips You Must Take To God's Own Country To Understand Culture

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Kerala is not just about sand, sun, beaches and palm trees. Go on a solo journey of discovery where you unearth true Kerala through its enchanting history and culture. HolidayIQ travellers are here to guide. 

1. Kochi (Cochin) -For the unique Dutch influence

Kochi (Cochin) -For the unique Dutch influence
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Elsie Gabriel adds, “The Paliam Palace can be approached by the get on getting off water taxi during the Waterfront Tours...The Dutch influence in the design and architecture of the building is quite evident. Now the dynasty has handed over to Heritage maintenance. The tour guides offered refreshing coconut water and explained all three floors of every artefact that was used by the dynasty. Rich inheritance and culture are evident. ” Read Full Review

2. Kozhikode (Calicut) - For the lip smacking food

Kozhikode (Calicut) - For the lip smacking food
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Muhammed Vv says, “Calicut Beach is unique with its culture and welcoming warmth. Ideal location for an evening with a family, taste the Kallumakkaya and Thattukada food. One of the nicest beaches in Kerala. Sunset in Calicut Beach is an amazing sight.Read Full Review

3. Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram) - For the enchanting temples

Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram) - For the enchanting temples
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vivek Prime adds, “This temple is a masterpiece of olden intricate fusion of Kerala style and Dravidian style architecture. The speciality is Anantha Shayanam Posture of Principal Deity Lord Vishnu. ...The place has a rich heritage of Hindu culture that can be found nearby the temple premises.Read Full Review

4. Alappuzha (Alleppey)- For a mind blowing Kayaking experience

Alappuzha (Alleppey)- For a mind blowing Kayaking experience
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vikas Sangwan shares, “Our tour with Kerala Kayaking was one of the highlights of our time in Kerala. The six-hour afternoon kayak tour is very well-designed.... Our guide, Samson, was very knowledgeable and interesting, he has tons of opinions about all aspects of Alleppey and Indian society, culture, religion, current events, you name it, and he shared those opinions in an engaging way” Read Full Review

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5. Kasargod - For the peace and quietude of the temple

Kasargod - For the peace and quietude of the temple
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Vicferns shares, “In God's own country Kerala. Start the day With a visit to this temple. Very rich ancient monumental heritage. Very humbling experience. Go with spouse or family take children to educate about culture and religious tourism. Very well maintained and warm Mandir.Read Full Review

6. Varkala - For the tropical paradise that Varkala is

Varkala - For the tropical paradise that Varkala is
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HolidayIQ Reviewer Pradeep Chamaria shares, “Varkala is a tropical paradise, one of Kerala’s most scenic sea-side. I thought I was in the French Riviera and enjoyed my stay here on the tantalising coastline with cliffs on one side and lush greenery on the other. Varkala is also an important religious place in Hindu culture and a place for worshipping Lord Vishnu for Nirvana to our ancestors” Read Full Review

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