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Top Adventure Sports in Kerala

Kerala also known as ‘God’s Own Country’ is among the most credited destinations of the world. Nature blessed this place with high mountains, gushing rivers, lush green vegetations, mesmerizing backwaters and vast stretches of pristine beaches. Combination of landscapes, water bodies, wild life and towering mountains make this one of the well known adventure destinations which attracts adventure seekers from various parts of the globe. This land of enchanting beauty provides adventure enthusiasts an opportunity to opt for backwater cruise, water sports, wildlife tours, camping in jungle, safaris, trekking and many more adventure activities.Trekking:Agastyakoodam, Chembra Peak, Pythal Mala, Munnar and Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary are some of the well-know trekking destinations of Kerala. Agastyarkoodam Peak is a spectacular peak which is located in the Western Ghats. This peak with a majestic height of about 1868 meters attracts numbers of tourists across the year. It is a haven of rare herbs and medicinal plants and its slopes offer breathtaking views during trekking.Chembra peak is the highest peak in Wayanad which is located amidst panoramic surroundings at an altitude of 2100 m. It is an ideal spot for trekking which provides picturesque views of tea plantations and a variety of flora and fauna. Pythal Mala is another captivating hill station which is situated near the Kerala-Karnataka border. Munnar is the other well known place for mountain hiking which is famous for its mesmerizing surroundings teeming with flora and fauna.Kerala Wildlife Tour:Kerala is the nature drenched land which makes it rich in flora and fauna. The equatorial tropical climate blessed this place with 14 excellent Wildlife Sanctuaries which are notable for their biodiversity. Some of the well known national parks are Periyar Tiger Reserve, Silent Valley National Park, Eravikulam National Park and many more. These places are among the high flying destinations for visitors.Water Sports:The intricate network of forty four rivers, miles stretched sandy beaches, lagoons and lakes makes Kerala an ideal destination for water sports activities. The adventure sports of this place are among the most favored activities of tourists visiting this enchanting land. Some of the well known water sports of this place are Catamaran Sailing, Scuba Diving, Canoing, Kayaking and Scuba Diving. Apart from these the famous water sport is the ‘Snake Boat Race’ which is also the identity of Kerala.