Top 7 off beat things to do in Kerala

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1. Visit Kavvayi Backwater at Payyanur

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It is the largest backwaters of the northern part of Kerala and you can find someof the exquisite houseboats here where you can relax and look around at the scenery around. Also you can do some cultural exploration by visiting the theyyams and the temple festivals. Even the Edayilakadu Island is located close by, which is dedicated for holy snakes. The place offers great scenic beauty and some great culture.

2. Relax at the Kuruvadweep

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The Kuruvadweep or the Kuruva Island is located in the Wayanad and this is enough to explain that why you should visit the place. The Kuruva Island is a river island which is an untouched and naturally kept island in the state. The lush evergreen tropical forest and the rare flora and fauna is a treat to watch. You can also cross the Kabini River on a bamboo raft, which can add to an adventure.

3. Explore the Jew Street

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The Jew Street showcases the remains of the colonial times which was once had the settlements of the Jewish community. Jew Town is a famous place known for being a spice trade center of Kochi. You can just wander through the streets of the Jew Town and explore the antique stores. If photography is your things, then the Jew Town has too much to offer to you. The street has a few cafés where you can sit back and relax or you can speak to the locals and find out more about this amazing part of Kochi.

4. Silent Valley National Park

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You can explore the Silent Valley National Park which is situated on the Nilgiri Hills of the region called Palakkad District. The place is less known in the tropical rain forest to the people but it is a beautiful place without any doubt. It is under consideration of the UNESCO World Heritage site. The place has lovely rivers, evergreen forests, sholas, waterfalls and the wilderness. You will just fall in love with the place when you visit it.

5. Explore the remote Kerala

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You should surely explore the countryside of Kerala which is just mesmerizing. The villages, the villagers, the views, the fishing nets, the traditions, is something that will make you love the place. You hop on to a canoe and explore the countryside.

6. Climb the Golden Peak

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The Golden Peak or the Ponmudi is one of the most beautiful places in Kerala which is a part of the Western Ghats. You have to climb the peak to actually witness a view that will be a lifetime experience. The scenery is just enchanting.

7. Paragliding at Munnar

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Munnar is beautiful place and one of the beat things to experience there is to do paragliding and get some adrenaline rush. You can fly through the vast and stunning hills with green plantations. You can also hire a bike and explore the local areas which has beautiful forests, waterfalls and the fresh scent of eucalyptus trees. The Munnar hills are covered with tea plantations so you should definitely taste the tea there.