79 Places to Visit Near Vaikam

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Alleppey

12 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Alleppey

Best Time: November to February

The sumptuous green landscape with swaying coconut plantations, endless stretches of paddy fields, meandering water channels and large backwaters, this place is a tourist’s paradise in central Kerala. Aside from the natural beauty, the culture and architecture here are also stirring. The famous houseboat trips, the variety of delicacies and the sweet nature of the people here is a dream of every traveller.

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Kumarakom

35 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kumarakom

Best Time: September to February

Kumarakom is a village in Alleppey district of Kerala. It is famous for its backwaters and Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary.

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Kottayam

43 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kottayam

Best Time: August-March

Kottayam is an old town situated on a hilltop flanked with the enticing Western Ghats on east and green paddy fields and thrilling Vembanad Lake on the west. The various estates of rubber, coconut, palm, spices, and the verdure make for rich green scenes that are absolutely shocking. Every one of these variables, besides it being strikingly excellent, making it as one of the most visited destinations in Kerala. Kottayam is an antiquated city of Kerala w...

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Kochi

72 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kochi

Best Time: October to February

An exciting blend of medieval Europe with native Kerala, Kochi is truly an off-beat destination to explore. What was once a thriving port that played a pivotal role in trade is now flourishing metropolis that is still growing. It is sure to please your traveler's palette with places that are not only visually appealing but stand as a testament to the historical background that the city has grown from. Fort Kochi forms the older part of the city where yo...

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Kollam

98 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kollam

Best Time: October-February

Kollam, otherwise called Quilon or Desinganadu, is the spot which assumes the acknowledgement for being the centre point of the country's cashew trading and handling industry. Managing a perfect mix of picturesque encompassing, custom and cordiality, Kollam is regularly alluded to as the fairyland of Kerala. Kollam is considered as one of the most established ports on the Malabar Coast and has for some time been drawing the fascination of global nations...

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Vagamon

100 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Vagamon

Best Time: March-June

Vagamon is a beautiful tourist hill station in Idukki and one of the many spots on the planet that should be experienced directly to really find its brilliance. The verdant slopes, green lands and mostly the glorious quality of the spot can't be duplicated anyplace else on the planet. On the off chance that you are a nature lover, the primary spot that you should visit in Vagamon is the Vagamon Pine Forest, which is the significant vacation destination....

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Pathanamthitta

107 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Pathanamthitta

Best Time: December - February

Pathanamthitta, in southern Kerala, is a town inundated in otherworldliness and enchantment. Favored with a few old temples, it is prestigious as central headquarters of pilgrimage in Kerala as Sabarimala is located in the Pathanamthitta region. It is a place where there is immaculate excellence flooded with flawless streams, grand mountain ranges, and rambling coconut forests. Pathanamthitta is an unmistakable tourist magnet for its boat races, religio...

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Peermede

113 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Peermede

Best Time: July-January

Favored with loads of green spreads, wonderful rolling slopes, meandering streams, and sputtering cascades; Peermede is a little entrancing slope station of Kerala, unadulterated and perfect. Roosted at a height of 915 m over the sea level, the town has many shrouded treasure troves holding on to be revealed. Peermede, lying in Idukki District likewise involves rambling spreads of tea, coffee, rubber, and cardamom. The spot is home to different kinds of...

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Thattekad Bird Sanctuary

119 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Thattekad Bird Sanctuary

Best Time: November-February  

Favored with such a significant number of natural marvels, Thattekad is an amazing destination, conceal in the wonder of copious widely varied flora and fauna. This magnificent spot is situated on the Njiyapilli Hill and is primarily famous for the Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, named after the incomparable Ornithologist, Dr. Salim Ali. This haven was set up in the year 1983 by the Kerala Government, on the proposal of Dr. Salim Ali in the mid-1930s. This is...

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Sabarimala

120 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Sabarimala

Best Time: November to January

Sabarimala is a prime pilgrimage of India which is located amidst the Western Ghat mountain ranges in Kerala. The place is a part of a reserved biosphere and since the pilgrimage is seasonal, it attracts up to 30 million people every year thereby making it the biggest pilgrimage of India and second biggest worldwide after Haji pilgrimage of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The mountain range is famous for its Ayyappa shrine which is situated at the hilltop and th...

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Varkala

126 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Varkala

Best Time: December

Varkala is an emerging tourist destination along the coast of Kerala. It has been developed as a major tourist destination in recent years. Varkala is quite calm except for the peak season which is around December. The beach extends around the cliff for about 500 meters. 

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Thekkady

134 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Thekkady

Best Time: September - February

Thekkady is one of the most important tourist attractions, located towards the southern region of India, near the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border. It is basically a sanctuary with the location of Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. The nearest airport is the Madurai Airport in the city of Madurai, about 141 kms from Thekkady and the nearest railway station is Kottayam railway station, located at a distance of about 114kms from the sanctuary. The place is famous for it...

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Kumily

135 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kumily

Best Time: September to April

A quaint city located at the borders of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, in South India, Kumily is one the unique attraction point to visit. This place in Idduki District is not only a popular destination point but also a well-acknowledged spice trading centre as well. Kumily is centred amidst the cardamom hills, and at the near proximity to Periyaar Tiger reserve and Thekkady. The location of the place is like an all in one place where you could enjoy the tranqu...

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Thenmala

139 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Thenmala

Best Time: December-February

Thenmala is a place, which literally translates to Honey Hill- is India’s first planned Eco Tourism spot that lies in the dense forest of Western Ghats, in the Kollam district of Kerala. As the name suggests, Thenmala is known for its high quality honey export. The surrounding forest of Thenmala is blessed with a number of important timber trees along with rubber trees and tea plantation. The World Tourism Organisation has selected Thenmala as one of th...

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Idukki

142 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Idukki

Best Time: November to February 

Idukki district is a hill station in the stunning Indian state of Kerala. This mountainous spot is popularly appreciated for its wildlife parks, gorgeous cottages, tea factories, rubber plantations and forest covers. The district headquarters of Idukki is established at Kuyilimala in Painavu. Idukki is a land-locked area, which is teeming with extremely gorgeous natural surroundings. It is one of the districts in the Kerela which has remarkable wildlife...

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Munnar

151 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Munnar

Best Time: October to May

Munnar is a popular hill station in Kerala. It has been a popular destination for honeymooners for a long time. Munnar is known for its beautiful tea plantations. Most of the plantations were started by British. "Kannan Devan" brand tea is made in Munnar. Munnar can be visited throughout the year, the climate remains pleasant even during the summer. During winter the temperature can be as low as 5 degrees. The hill station is accessible from all sides v...

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Devikulam

155 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Devikulam

Best Time: March-May

In the deep valley of Munnar, there lies a utopia known as Devikulam. This gift of mother earth lies in the state of Kerala. It is a small hill station in Munnar which is in the Idukki District and is 5 kilometres away from Munnar. Devikulam is also famously known as the place with the lotus pond of Goddess Sita. The green velvet lawns of the plantation are the most visited place in the vicinity. Devikulam is blessed with the bounty of nature. The desti...

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Thrissur

162 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Thrissur

Best Time: October-May

Kerala is known for its natural beauty and considered as a paradise on earth. But the best place to get a glimpse of the state’s blend of architecture with culture, one has to visit Thrissur. Surrounded by innumerable temples, beaches, and hillocks, Thrissur is located right in the heart of Kerala. Known as the cultural capital of the state it is a beautiful district that celebrates the famous Onam festival and Thrissur Pooram festival in the renowned V...

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Ponmudi

163 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Ponmudi

Best Time: November-March

Settled in the laps of the moving slopes of the Western Ghats, loaded up with tea-manors, lavish green slopes and valleys, cascades, and streams, this curious little town of Ponmudi, draws experts of mountain life. You can investigate trekking and hiking on Agasthayarkoodam, the most noteworthy top in the locale at 1868 feet above the level of the ocean. This is a town in the Thiruvananthapuram region and is found at a distance of 61 km from the primary...

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Kutrallam (Courtallam)

168 kilometres from Vaikam Directions from Vaikam to Kutrallam (Courtallam)

Best Time: November to February

Courtallam or Kuttalam is a small town discovered at a height of 160 m on the Western Ghats in Tirunelveli District in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Popular for its waterfalls Kutrallam remains thronged by tourists on the weekends. If you too are looking for a place to reconnect with nature then Kutrallam is a perfect getaway for you. The town is seldom referred to as 'Spa of South' since it is gifted with the natural beauty of falls which have medici...

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