Are you also planning an unforgettable vacation whose memories remained for the rest of the life? Here, we are providing information about the top 10 best backwater destination in Kerala which will take you closer to nature.

1) Alleppey

Alleppey is the most popular and a significant backwater destination of this South Indian State. Being here offers the divine experience and let you feel like 'one with nature'. Traditional houseboat tour and well-known ‘Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race’ are the other top attraction besides scenic views of lush greenery, village life, paddy fields, coconut groves, and distant coir factories.

2) Cochin

Cochin that is also renowned as mini Kerala has the finest natural harbors in the world. For the lavish houseboat tour, tranquil backwaters of Cochin are the best destination to head in god's own country. 1 night cruise to alleppey and 2/3 night cruise tour to kollam are popular here.

3) Kasargod

Kasargod is the most popular backwater destination in Kerala with its 4 tiny islands that are encircled by gleaming river streams. This is a perfect place for relaxing and rejuvenating the mind completely by discovering by treating eyes to the surrounding beauty like paddy fields, dense stretch, coconut grooves, local villages and more.

4) Kollam

Kollam is about 70 km from the state's capital Thiruvananthapuram and is the most beautiful backwater point of Kerala. It offers spellbound beauty in abundance and the favourite water destination to indulge in a luxurious houseboat tour. 

5) Kottayam

Kottayam is a splendid destination to plan an overnight backwater cruise. You will sail your houseboat on the enchanting Vembanad Lake and served by the delicious food that include seafood from the in-house kitchen.

6) Kozhikode

Kozhikode had gained wide popularity due to offering unforgettable holiday in the lavish floating villas over the captivating backwaters. This is the favourite backwater destination among the honeymooner Due to holding exceptional natural beauty along the world class & exotic resorts, boat riding, dense plantation and more.

7) Kumarakom

Kumarakom is gifted with majestic backwaters. The allure and charms of the place is in its lush golden bowls of ripe paddy fields, palm trees dotted to the quaint fishing villages lining the canal banks and panoramic backwater stretches.

8) Kuttanad

For an enjoying and the memorable backwater cruising experience, Kuttanad is the perfect destination. Kottanad has the most fascinating backwaters in the state and let you treat your eyes and delight your senses in and around of the shimmering waterways comprises of rivers, lakes, canals, dense tropical greenery, picture-que rural Keralan lifestyle and more.

9) Thiruvananthapuram

The capital city of Kerala is also one the best backwater destinations. Backwater holiday in Kerala also gives you a chance to explore Padmanabhaswamy temple, Neyyar dam, the Museum complex, etc., along the natural beauty.

10) Veli

Veli is a popular picnic spot to escape from the daily routine. The backwater of veli is allowing having fun and joyous by indulging in varied water sports. Scenic view is sure to offer with the leisure.