Kerala is the only state in India that welcomes the monsoon times twice a year. This is because, Kerala is also the entry and the exit point for the monsoon season as it comes to the country via the Arabian Sea. And when it is the monsoon time in Kerala, you ought to be there in person to soak in the beauty of the state. It is for reasons why Kerala is so well known as God’s own country.
It is only during the monsoons that Kerala comes into its picturesque best. The flora and the fauna, in simple words, the wonders of Nature blooms and blossoms and all together they make for a very pretty picture indeed. Kerala is and has always been counted as one of the most sought after destination for a holiday trip especially during the monsoons.
There is abundance of natural hues in the state blessed by God himself. The flora and the fauna blooms in several eye catching colors like purple, white, pink etc that mushrooms along the backwaters, the Chinese creepers make for a spectacular view of the surroundings. All these picturesque views will certainly make your heart miss a beat.
There are lush greeneries all around and with the views of the lofty hills covered with monsoon clouds everything adds certain distinctiveness to the whole picture. If you are in Kerala during the monsoons, you must visit some of the waterfalls as otherwise your trip shall remain incomplete. There is crystal clear water that flows down from the high mountains and makes for a serene yet heavenly picture.
Kerala also has a distinct food habit and if you are a food lover, you must not miss the various local food while watching the rain fall through your hotel window. Visit Kerala during the monsoons to get away from the daily stress of your city life and soak into the aura of refreshing splendor. Bathe into tranquility and enjoy the solitude.
Being in Kerala, you must ensure to spend some time or a day or two at the backwaters too. On a houseboat, at the Allepey Canal or through the Cochin entrance, cruise on the back waters and check out the various brackish lagoons, waterways, and canals. Enjoy the daily life style of the Keralian towns and villages while you cruise through the waters. All in all, it will turn out to be the best vacation that you have spent in a while.