Tourism, Now Contributing To The Economic Development In Kerala

 Seasonz India Holidays
  Mar 05, 2018

Tourism at present is one of the fastest growing industries with a number of branches. Kerala, to the south, is one of the most visited and explore tourist destination in India. The state houses a number of attractions ranging from the heritage destinations to the beautiful hill stations and other attractions with natural importance. In most of the states of the country, tourism is the main source of income and an element that contributes to the development of the economy of the state. It is similar with Kerala too, the state being housing a number of elements that fascinates the travellers visiting are now one of the fastest growing tourist destinations. To deepen the roots of tourism in Kerala, the travel and tourism department of the state with tour operators like Seasonzindia have categorised tourism in Kerala into a number of subdivisions depending on the destinations and its common elements. One of the main aims of the state government in categorising travel destination was to provide the overseas travellers with a clear idea of the destinations and the attractions in the state and allow them to select their destinations easily. At present, the travel and tourism department has categorised the tourist destinations of Kerala into a number of divisions. Listed below are some of the main tourism categories in Kerala.

Backwater tourism

Backwaters are one of the unique attractions in Kerala which fascinates the travellers with its beauty and complexity. Filled with a number of attractions the backwater destinations in Kerala are one of the most visited tourist spots in Kerala. The unique climate, the complexity of the waters and the beauty of the inland waters destinations attract a wide range of travellers to the land. The backwater industries, inland water villages, paddy fields are all elements that attract the travellers to the backwaters of Kerala. The beauty of the moonlit waters and the houseboat tours and stays add to the attractions in the place. One of the main aims of the tourism department in developing backwater tourism a different branch of tourism is to provide the foreign travellers with the maximum information regarding the complex inland water destinations in Kerala and its attractions. A number of different projects are developed for the betterment of backwater tourism on the land and to attract more travellers to the complex water destinations in Kerala.

Adventure tourism

Kerala is a land filled with a number of hill stations, beaches, backwaters and destinations which offers a number of fascinating adventures. Adventure tourism mainly aims at providing the travellers with information regarding the tourist destinations of Kerala which offers some of the best adventures in the land. The destinations mostly include the hill stations, wildlife destinations, backwater destinations and beaches. Some of the best and most exciting adventures offered in Kerala include sports like trekking, hiking, cycling, boating, river rafting, bamboo rafting, paragliding and more. Kerala being offering the travellers with different adventure packages attracts a number of adventure junkies from around the world. To attract more travellers to the hill stations and forest destinations of the land the tourism department organises different adventure activities like paragliding and bunk jumping to attract the attention of the adrenalin junkies and the adventure lovers.

Education tourism

Apart from the beautiful tourist destinations and the adventures, Kerala houses a number of different museums, zoo, palaces and such destinations which offers the travellers with information regarding the history of the state and its cultural heritage. With medication tourism, the tourism department of the state aims at providing the travellers with the list of destinations which would let you know more about the rich history of the state. Most of the educational tourist destinations in Kerala house the remains of the history of Kerala which most of the travellers find attractive. The tourism department of the state with the help of the state government has organised a number of projects and events allowing the flow of the travellers to the places.

Pilgrim tourism

Kerala is a state where peoples of all cast and creed live in harmony and hence the state houses a number of pilgrim destinations. Most of the pilgrim destinations in Kerala are built in the ancient architectural structure of the state making the place the best destinations for a pilgrim tour. Most of the travellers visiting the pilgrim destinations in Kerala are from within the state. Overseas travellers visit these pilgrim destinations in Kerala not just to seek blessings but also to explore and enjoy the architectural beauty of the pilgrim centres. Most of the pilgrim churches in Kerala were built by the invaders of the land like the Portuguese or the British while the temples and mosques in the land are built in the traditional architectural form and exhibit the traditional heritage of Kerala.

Wildlife tourism

To the southernmost tip of India, Kerala is a land which is filled with a number of destinations with forest and wildlife which are the main attraction in the land. Most of the overseas travellers touring to Kerala include at least one wildlife destination in the tour package so as to explore the rich flora and fauna of the state. With wildlife tourism, the government provide the travellers with the list of the best wildlife destinations in Kerala and some of the best attractions and entertainment activities offered in the land. Apart from the beauty of the place, it is mostly the attractions in the wildlife destinations and the availability of rich flora and fauna that attracts the travellers from around the world. The availability of waterfalls and brooks in the wildlife destinations add to the attractions in the place.

Most of the travellers visiting Kerala find it difficult to choose the destinations to explore as per their needs as they known very less about the state. By categorising the tourist destinations in the land the tourism department makes it easier for the travellers to select the destinations depending on their interest and the attractions in the place. This also increases the rate at which travellers visiting the place which in turn contributes to the betterment of the economic condition of the state.

Tourism, Now Contributing To The Economic Development In Kerala

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