The gem in the tourism map of Kerala, Vembanad Lake boasts of being the longest lake in India and also the largest lake in God’s Own Country! Also called the ‘Vembanad Kayal’ and ‘Vembanad Kol’, this pristine lake is known for its magical charm and spreads its magical beauty across several tourist destinations in Kerala!
A stunning tributary of the great Arabian Sea, it is one of the best backwater destinations in the entire globe. It is in this lake, where visitors can find most of the houseboats within the state. Owing to this, it is often called the ‘Backwater Paradise’ and is also revered as one of the best tourist attractions in Kerala.
Planning a Kerala trip without a visit to this lake is simply like visiting a holy site without visiting its main deity; such is the beauty and allurement of Vembanad Lake in Kerala!
How to Reach: Vembanad Lake spreads its beauty across many popular cities and tourist destinations in Kerala. Visitors can reach this pristine lake from major destinations like Alleppey, Kochi, Kumarakom, Kuttanad, Kottayam, Ernakulam, and several others.