You would have visited many places in your life but, have you ever been to Kerala one of the heavenly states of India if not yet, then does visit this state. Kerala is an ancient and blissful state of India situated in the south-western region of the country. This heavenly state is blessed with amazing attractions and expressions of nature which are worth to experience once in a lifetime. Though, Kerala is blessed with amazing attractions and wonderments such as palm-fringed beaches, alluring hill stations, exotic wildlife and diverse ranges of flora and fauna which draws the attention of visitors but one thing which no one would be experienced before that is its exclusive backwaters.
Backwaters are the perfect network of lakes, lagoons, inlets, and deltas of many rivers that drain into the Arabian Sea. Backwaters here are the finest example of eco-system. Many unique species of aquatic life including crabs, frogs, and mudskippers, water birds such as terns, kingfishers, darters and cormorants animals such as otters and turtles live in alongside the backwaters which help there to maintaining the ecosystem. Backwaters are spotted with picturesque vistas, swaying palm trees, bird sanctuaries, marvelous churches and temples, rustic villages and many more. Besides, the most exciting thing on the backwater is Kerala Houseboats, which is playing a dominant role in Kerala Tourism. The houseboat is an essential part of Kerala's culture and tradition which presently offers a good time to the vacationers.
Houseboats and backwaters, both are a substitute for each other, no one can even think about backwater journey without houseboats. Houseboats in Kerala are in different categories and offers all the contemporary facilities to the vacationers such as well furnished air-conditioned rooms, attached bath, hygienic kitchenette, lounge, deck and many more which always delight the vacationers on their backwater tour. There are numerous backwater destinations in Kerala but among them, Kumarakom and Alleppey are the most visited destinations of backwaters.