Kerala is an Indian state located on the Malabar coast of south-west India. It was formed on 1 November 1956 by the States Reorganization Act by combining various Malayalam speaking regions.The Arabian Sea in the west, the Western Ghats, Western Ghauts or the Sahyadri towering 500-2700 ms in the east and networked by 44 rivers, Kerala enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia. An equable climate. Along shoreline with serene beaches. Tranquil stretches of emerald backwaters. Lush hill stations and exotic wildlife. Waterfalls. Sprawling plantations and paddy fields. Ayurvedic health holidays. Enchanting art forms. Magical festivals. Historic and cultural monuments. An exotic cuisine… All of which offer you a unique experience. And what’s more, each of these charming destinations is only a two hour drive from the other. A singular advantage no other destination offers.
Kerala, India’s most advanced society: With hundred percent literacy. World-class health care systems. India’s lowest infant mortality and highest life expectancy rates. The highest physical quality of life in India. Peaceful and pristine, Kerala is also India’s cleanest state.
With seasonal climates, world-class hotels, Houseboats, Home stays superb facilities for a variety of adventure and leisure activities, excellent shopping, green hills, Backwater, beaches, art forms, pilgrimage centers and international business events, South India and particularly Kerala has something to offer everyone. Moreover, the state is friendly, safe and secure. Hospitality has been its tradition for centuries. It looks forward to welcoming anyone for leisure or business and hopes they take back cherished and lasting memories of a unique experience.
For administrative purpose, the state of Kerala is divided into fourteen districts. Most of these districts offer all the tourism products typical of the State.