Entitled as one of the most acknowledged tourist destinations on earth, Kerala isthe most serenely beautiful state in India. A multi layered landscape: atrimmed coastal strip of about 600km of glorious Arabian Sea; a network of glistening backwaters; and the spice and tea-covered hills of the Western Ghats. Just setting foot on this land of beauty will take any traveller to cloud nine.
Besides its famous backwaters, high mountains, the wet and semi evergreen rainforests, the long strip of costal land and delicately spiced, taste-bud-tingling cuisine, Kerala is home to wild elephants, exotic birds and the odd tigers. With vibrant traditional art forms such as Kathakali, Theyyam, Thira, Koothu, Koodiyattam and religious festivals and snake-boat races frequently bring even the smallest villages to life.
Kerala, it’s truly ‘God’s Own Country’.
Fort Kochi the historic town adjacent to the major port city Kochi is enough to make the explorer feel transported to another world and time.
Fort Kochi, a world of its own with architectural style of the buildings and the town layout which easily makes this historic town distinct from other cities and towns of Kerala. Due to the invasion of the Portuguese, the Dutch and the British at different points of time, the region still bear the influence of European architecture.
12 km From Funriders
God’s own land, the heaven on earth, the idealistic and the most sort after tourist destination in the world, Munnar claims all these titles and perhaps more.
The beauty of this heaven cannot be portrayed in words, because everything, the mist covered hills and valleys, the icy coldstreams, the milky waterfalls, the ever enduring rare flora and fauna, the tea plantations will take the breath away.
This breath taking place that every tourist should visit and never want to leave is just at a distance of two hours’ drive from Funriders.
130 km From Funriders
The pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestation, Thekkady is India’s largest wildlife sanctuary and dream destination of touristsacross the nation and abroad.
The 120 years old ‘Surki’ dam built across Peryiar River, Poorna in Vedic parlance and the precious wild life sanctuary which is spread over an area of 777 Sq.Kms, surrounded by an artificial lake over an area of 25 Sq.Kms are the major attractions.
The Country’s sole Tiger reserve, Thekkady, with its bountiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an endangered species and a rich tribal culture.
150 km From Funriders
Popularly known as the “Venice of the East”, the presence of interlocked canals, shores, backwaters and lagoons with a panorama of lush green paddy fields and picturesque glimpses from the day to day life in the country side, makes Alappuzha a landmark tourist destination of the world.
Kuttanadu which is densely covered with waterways and large networks of canals which is its lifeline makes Alappuzha the backwater hub of Kerala. Alappuzha is also well known for its coir carpet manufacturing and prawn farming.
60 km From Funriders
A maze of gleaming backwaters embarked by the green mangrove forests and coconut palms lining and green paddy fields adds to the beauty of this magnificent place which the National Geographic Magazine has described as one of the must-see places in one’s lifetime.
Every year, more than seven million tourists visit Kerala,Kumarakom is an important stopover for a majority of these tourists. This famous tourist backwater hub also famous as the vacation spot of migrating birds across the globe is a cluster of islands on the eastern banks of Lake Vembanad with the huge lake on one side and with a network of calm canals running through it.Kumarakom, is a masterpiece, a work of art created by man and Nature together, enjoys a unique position on the map of Kerala.
54.5 km From Funriders
Famous for its beaches, Kovalam find its place among the most pristine geographicalareas in India. This landmark tourist destination is extremely popular among westerners due to shallow waters and low tidal waves. It is also one of the oldest tourist enclaves in India, which known among tourist circuit right in 1930s.
Kovalam came into the limelight of tourism in the early seventies with arrivals of the mass number of hippies. That started the transformation of a casual fishing village of Kerala into one of the most important tourist destinations in all India.
218 km From Funriders