Kerala is a hot and happening destination amongst nature lovers and adventure seekers. Kerala is gifted with nature at its beautiful best.As an adventure destination, Kerala offers its visitors umpteen opportunities to unleash their enthusiastic selves.The high mountains, gushing rivers, dense forests and the vast stretches of ocean water present just the right destinations to let loose the adventurous spirit and indulge in some really exciting activities. From water sports to wildlife tours to trekking trips, adventurous travelers have plenty of choices to rejoice about in Kerala.

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The adventure seekers in Kerala can opt for backwater biking, bird tours,camping,jungle safaris, canoeing, hiking and biking, trekking,water sports,wildlife tours and much more. Kerala is a paradise for the bird watcher with hundreds of species of birds. Kerala, being the land of rivers, lagoons and lakes in the interiors and the sea on the west, also makes it an ideal destination for those inclined to indulge in water sports for relaxation and adventure. For the wildlife enthusiasts, Kerala offers its diversity in the wildlife parks.The tropical evergreen rain forests in Kerala like the famous Silent Valley National Park offer scope for a variety of exciting adventurous activities for travel enthusiasts.

Kozhikode

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Kozhikode as an adventure destination was once the capital of the powerful Zamorin Dynasty. Its historical importance also stems from the fact that it was in the port here that Vaso-da-Gama landed in 1498. Once a prominent trade and commerce centre of British Malabar, Kozhikode in Kerala today greets visitors with its ancient monuments, lush green country sides, serene beaches, historic sites, rivers, a unique culture and a warm, friendly ambience that make it a much sought after destination.Besides, Kozhikode charms visitors as an adventure spot.On a trip to Beypore, a prominent port and fishing harbour of ancient Kerala, one can witness the first hand the making of Uru (the Arabian trading vessel).

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Vagamon

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Vagamon,Kerala, is a very ideal tourist adventure spot surrounded by the greenery of tea gardens, beautiful meadows, deep puzzling valleys and dales. The enchanting hill station of Vagamon dotted with tea gardens is becoming one of Indias foremost eco-tourism and adventure destinations.All the trekking enthusiasts will enjoy climbing this 1100 metres tall hill. The tourist destination of Vagamon offers the adventure enthusiasts spots such as Thangal Para, the Indo-Swiss Project and Kurisumala Ashram. These adventure spots of Vagamon will rejuvenate the travellers and make them cherish memories of this enchantingly beautiful land.

Grass covered hills, velvet lawns and the cool mountain air make Vagamon a perfect adventure holiday retreat. A curious blend of religious mysticism and European legacies, this little hillside village of Vagamon is a haven of tranquility as well as a perfect adventure holiday spot. The chain of three hills – Thangal Hill, Murugan Hill and Kurisumala – is a mark of religious harmony. The dairy farm managed by the Kurisumala monks is worth a visit.

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Thenmala

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Thenmala as an eco-tourism and adventure spot beckons the travellers to Kerala, providing equal opportunities for fun, adventure, leisure and for learning the significance and necessity of eco-friendly measures for promoting tourism related activities.The word Thenmala in the local language Malayalam has an interesting meaning. “Then”means honey and “Mala”means hill;and they combine to mean “Honey Hill”. For those with an overdose of adrenalin and those willing to test their adventure spirit would find the Adventure Zone at Thenmala, Kerala, quite a thrilling experience. Adventure freaks at Thenmala can take the elevated walkway for a journey that winds through the canopy of trees and going over rocky terrains, bringing one close to some of Mother Natures best assets at varying elevations. And for those who dont mind giving their body muscles a real workout can go for mountain biking, rock climbing and river crossing as part of adventure activities at Thenmala. Other less physically demanding adventure options at Thenmala include nature trails, resting spots, lotus pond, etc.

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Munnar

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Munnar is an ideal adventure destination for nature enthusiasts in Kerala. The tourists can undertake an assortment of adventure travel tours to Munnar and enjoy the sightings of a naturally endowed Kerala and its attendant picture postcard charm, and the attraction of its myriad variety of travel places and picnic spots.This hill station destination of Munnar in Kerala carries a lot of promise for adventure activities in the form of hiking and camping,boating and canoeing,bird watching tours, etc. Kayaking and catamaran riding trips are also offered as part of the adventure tours in Munnar.

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Ponmudi

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Adventure freaks can enjoy trekking to Ponmudi, a famous hill station situated near Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala.It is located at an astounding 3,200 feet above the level of the sea and at a distance of 61 kilometers from Trivandrum.Twenty-two narrow deflections lead to the adventure destination of Ponmudi. The gorgeous adventure destination of Ponmudi has a Deer Park that was previously called the Upper Sanatorium.A tour to Ponmudi can be easily undertaken as it is well connected by air, railways and road. The Trivandrum International Airport and Trivandrum Central Station are the options for people willing to take the aerial and the rail routes respectively. One can also avail the KSRTC bus services.

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Kovalam

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Kovalam is 12 kms south of Thiruvananthapuram is one of the finest beaches in Kerala and India, Kovalam providing lots of scope for beach tourism combined with fun and adventure. With the boundless blue of the Arabian Sea and unwinding miles of fine sand washed by surf, which roars and hisses at the feet of coconut palms, the adventure tourism destination of Kovalam is a sheltered natural bay. A sheet of silvery and curve sand is bordered on one side by azure blue water and on the other by a never-ending spread of green palm groves at Kovalam adventure destination. A high rocky promontory jutting into the sea has created a beautiful bay of calm waters for sea bathing.One can do surfing here. One can also sunbathe on the silver sands of the Kovalam beach which offers scope for beach sports as well.

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Alappuzha

Alappuzha, one of the major centers for backwater boat trips is also known as The Venice of the East. Alappuzha is also an ideal beach adventure destination famous for its water sports, a floating restaurant, an amusement park and motorboat cruiser houseboats, swamp beaches, marine products, and coir industries.

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There are diversified water sports activities offered by the picturesque Alappuzha beach. One can take up any of the exhilarating water sports such as surfing or para sailing, diving or swimming in the pristine blue sea. Endeavoring a sandcastle on the swampy sands of the golden beaches and indulging in games like playing beach volleyball, football and basketball are all wonderful experiences at the adventure zone of Alappuzha.

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Kappad

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Located 16 kms from the main town of Kozhikode, the sandy Kappad beach is one of the most charming beaches of Kerala, also popular for its historic significance. After travelling around the coast of Africa by ship, Vasco da Gama, the Portuguese explorer landed on Kappad beach on 27th May 1498. He landed with 170 men in 3 vessels after undergoing many weeks of travelling. A solitary pillar commemorates the event with the inscription, “Vasco da Gama landed here, Kappakadavu, in the year 1498”. This opened up the famous sea route for trade between Europe and India and Malabar soon became the gateway of east.

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Kasaragod

Kasaragod, the northernmost district of Kerala, is a magical land of forts, rivers and beaches. Bounded by the Western Ghats on the east and the Arabian Sea on the west, this land unfurls a rich diversity of landscapes. Tranquil backwaters, virgin forests teeming with exotic wildlife, lush hillsides, plantations…However, what really dominates the varied tourist attractions here is the magnificent 300 year old Bekal Fort that serves as an ideal adventure zone for adventurous travelers. Sprawled across a headland that runs into the Arabian Sea at the main beach, this fort exudes an old world charm that is spellbinding.

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Idukki District of Kerala in India has one of the largest areas under forest cover and offers maximum scope for adventure.The flora and fauna in these forests are truly astounding.The majestic Indian elephants and the tigers and other wildlife that inhabit these forests make the adventure tours to Idukki a memorable experience. Travellers could undertake trekking trips through the forests of Idukki or enjoy a wildlife jungle safari.

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Have A Nice Day In Adventure, Kerala!!!…