South India & Kerala - Kerala (Chapter)
This is the Kerala chapter from Lonely Planet's South India & Kerala guidebook.
One of India's most beautiful and successful states, Kerala is a world away from the frenzy of elsewhere, as if India had passed through the Looking Glass and become an altogether more laid-back place.
- explore the golden-sand, unspoilt beaches around Kannur and Bekal
- spot wild elephants at Wayanad amid spectacular mountain scenery and epic spice fields
- hunker down in a beautifully remote resort and trek through the tea plantations around Munnar
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Southern Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) & around, Kovalam & around, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Varkala, Kollam (Quilon) & around, Alappuzha (Alleppey) & around, Kottayam & around, the Western Ghats, Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Munnar, Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, Central Kerala, Kochi (Cochin) & around, Thrissur (Trichur) & around, Northern Kerala, Kozhikode (Calicut), Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, Kannur (Cannanore) and Lakshadweep.
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