Backwaters, beaches and hill stations are famous among travellers. Famous beaches are Varkala, Muzhappilangad, Cherai, Kovalam, Fort Kochi, Kappad and Bekal. Hill stations like Munnar, Peermade, Ponmudi, Wayanad, Nelliampathi and Wagamon are a hit among trip-goers who are accustomed to the city. You can peek into wildlife sanctuaries: Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary, Thattekad Bird Sanctuary and Periyar Tiger Reserve or take a walk at the beautiful Eravikulam National Park to tune with nature. Allepey, Punnamada and Kumarakom are the central places around which the backwaters revolve. If you are interesting in exploring the heritage of this state, visit Padmanabhapuram Palace and Mattancherry Palance.