Friday, 5 September 2014

Some of the Finest Attractions of Kerala Honeymoon

The natural destination among all over the world, Kerala features the perfect ambiance of the nature at its best. It gives you a lifetime holiday experience which is worth visiting once in your lifetime. We the renowned tour operators now offer the best holiday tour packages in affordable costs.

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Chimmini Wildlife Sanctuary-An Extension of Wildlife

Entrenched at a considerable distance of about 30km from Thrissur exists the very magnificent Chimmini Wildlife Sanctuary. It was founded in the year 1984 with Echippara as its headquarters. Surrounded by the mighty hills, the sanctuary encloses the watershed regions of Kunumali and Mupliyam rivers.

Sunday, 6 July 2014

ONAM - A MANIFESTATION OF JUBILATION

Well renowned as the harvest festival of India, Onam is the regional festival of the state of Kerala. It is celebrated with huge pomp and show for a period of ten days throughout the Malayali month of Chingam (Aug-Sep).
 Onam marks the end of summer monsoons. The festival symbolizes the profusion and togetherness of the Keralities. There is an atmosphere of immense festivity.

Monday, 30 June 2014

Mythological Importance of Snake Boat Race


Vallamkali Boat Race
Snake boat race or the Vallamkali is amongst the most fascinated course of Onam festival and since we understand that carnival of Onam depicts the religious and cultural aspects of Kerala people thousands of locals gathers in to participate in snake boat race.

Vallamkali over the year have drawn attention of millions of traveler and directly it act as a catalyst to support the growth of tourism in Kerala. Vallamkali every year grows in number and its colorful celebration and participation was encouraged by Jawaharlal Nehru who introduced a trophy for the race.
The Legend
Origin of snake boat race owes it history to the mythological call that revolves around the story of Katoor Mana. It is said that Kator Mana used to offer its prayers to river Pamba. Following his schedule he waited for a poor man to complete the rituals but he found no one.  Seeing such incident he closed his eyes and prayed to Lord Krishna and soon he opened it after praying he witnessed ragged boy to whom he showed his gentle hospitality and generosity. It is said that the moment he finished his meal he disparaged and Brahmin tried all his effort to find the boy and eventually he found him near the gate of Aranmulla Temple. After going through such cosmic incident he was convinced that it was celestial and to tribute the deeds of the god he started carrying food to the Aranmulla Temple during the course of Onam and to preserve the food from the river brigand he employed Kovilans or snake to encounter the traitor.
When It Is Celebrated
The carnival of snake boat racing is celebrated during the fifth day of Onam and it is during this occasion travelers and devotee comes from all across the world to witness the glides of Snake boat and to commemorate the deeds of Onam.
Where It Is Celebrated
The grand snake boat race is celebrated within the estuary of river Pamba near Aranmulla where the temple is dedicated to praise the omnipresence of Lord Krishna.
How It Is Celebrated
During the time of snake boat racing million of travelers walk from various destinations of earth to support the race. While you come here you will witness around 30 exquisitely designed snake boats. The boat race is carried out on a stretch of 40km and the distance covers hills and low lying plain which makes it difficult for the oarsmen to keep the momentum. All the oarsmen dress themselves in white dhotis and turbans swing to the beat of Traditional songs Vanchipattu.
The boat is guided by 15o men amongst which four are helsmen, 25 are assigned to sing a song and rest are designated to the post of oarsmen.
Major Attraction of the Snake Boat Race
The most outstanding feature and attraction of the race is team spirit of all the boats men and while witnessing the event you will understand the importance of the race and its harmony with nature.



 


Monday, 23 June 2014

Hotel Sea Face, Kovalam

Tourist Information
Beyond the attention grabbing natural facts of the god’s own country, the state also features some of the world’s best luxurious and comfy homely stay along with modern facilities. Nestled in the heart of Hava beach in Kovalam, the Hotel Sea Face is a great place to reside in you Kerala vacation. 

Monday, 16 June 2014

Matsyafed Aqua Farm in Njarakkal, a Perfect Destination for a One Day Trip

If you are looking for a destination to spend your weekends or a family outing, then Matsyafed Brackish water fish farm and aqua tourism centre in Njarakkal, which is located at a distance of about 12 km from Ernakulam High court junction, is a perfect option.

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Puthuvype Beach an Ideal Beauty Known Less to Visitors

Puthuvype Beach in Kochi is the least explored beach, but it is amazingly beautiful, which offer a great walkway experience to the visitors. It is least known to the tourists and so is the reason why it gets less attention, but if you are to enjoy a wonderful time along the coastline of Kerala, then you should not miss to pay visit.