For all the travel enthusiasts, Western Ghats have been extremely exciting, especially when planning to see the natural beauty of Kerala. Why not travel a road trip from Valparai to Kerala? You might have compared destinations in a custom Kerala tour package from Ahmedabad. However, the road trip from Valparai to Kochi and vice versa is something you would like to cherish for life. Driving through zig-zag roads and passing through waterfalls, birds, greeneries, wild animals, tea estate, dense forests, and more, is an experience of lifetime.
This is not all. We have got for you a list of unexplored places that you can visit during this road trip.
Ezhattumugham is a perfect weekend destination in Ernakulum wherein you can relish the cool natural waterfall surrounded by lush green surroundings. The small waterfall resulting in flowing natural water makes this place splendid. Adding to this are mesmerizing places of Ezhattumugham, Kumbalamudi hills, and tree houses present nearby.
Athirapally is the lightening pearl of tourism within Kerala. The beauty of Athirapally lies in the river originating from Western Ghats and flowing through Vazhachal forest towards Arabian Sea. Anamudi Mountain appears awesome when you see water flowing out, especially when waterfalls and dense forest present around.
Peringalkuthu dam is another great place to check out for. This is a dam present in the Trissur district and present over Chalakkudy River. This is also the first hydro electric power station based in Kerala. You need special permissions to enter this dam. With a height of 23 meter, the dam made of concrete gravity is 290 meter in length. Additionally this place has been also reserved as a bird sanctuary from pastfew years.
Sholayar dam is another exciting place to visit, and also among the longest dams present in the country.Another dam constructed over chalakku, this is a dam situated 30 km away from Valparai town. Since it lies on the Tamil Nadu and Kerala border, it is an easy weekend getaway for both Tamilians and Malyali people. The water capacity in this dam is 160 ft. You can also enjoy Dream World water theme park lying on the way.
Want to check out this trip? Plan out things accordingly.
Valparai is situated in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu while Kochi in the Indian state of Kerala. Whether on a random Kerala tour package from Ahmedabad, or roaming across Tamil Nadu, you do need to travel either ways by road for an ultimate experience of lifetime.Both have its share of sightseeing places,however if not visited this route you are surely missing on a couple of places, which will surely be something youwill be talking about to your social circles. Jut to wind up things; these are the places worth avisit:
- Ezhattumugham falls
- Athirapally falls
- Peringalkuthu dam
- Sholayar dam