Till 1980s Kerala did not attract the attention of tourists and visitors significantly. However things have changed now as more and more visitors are getting attracted due to the difference of experience the state offers.
There was a time when few visitors proceeded to visit the southernmost state of the country, Kerala. Most visitors were attracted to places like Kashmir offering scenic natural beauty and snow, Rajasthan with its rich culture and historical places, and various other locations. Even people visiting South India concentrated their visits mostly to the three bigger states of Tamilnadu, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh.
In the beginning of 1980s visitors started realizing that this small yet beautiful state has a lot of to offer and can bring up for them an altogether different experience. Catering to this change of tastes, the tour providers as well as the Kerala tourism department brought up many exotic Kerala Tour Packages that attracted thousands of visitors and Kerala tours became a center of attraction pretty fast.
Perhaps the greatest attractions for the visitors to Kerala are the backwaters and houseboats in Ernakulam and Alleppey. However there are much more that the state offers. For exploring the Wildlife in Kerala visitors may go to Thekaddy, one of the last homes of Indian tigers. If they desire to explore Kerala hill stations and trekking they may take up visiting Munnar, one of the most popular hill stations in the state.
Last but not least are the temples in Kerala that could be a great experience for the visitors. Thousands of large and small temples are spread across the length and breadth of the state. Some of them like the Padmanabha temple and Sabrimala are famous pilgrimage.
Numerous travel packages like house boating in back waters, summer packages, monsoon and winter packages, and above all; honeymoon packages are available. Selecting a good and reliable provider will resolve all the issues relating to Kerala tourism.