Kerala offers a nerve-soothing refuge in the lap of nature whenever you need to get away from the chaotic life. The calmness and scenic beauty not just feeds your senses but heals your soul as well. The panoramic beauty of Kerala captures several destinations including Alleppey Backwaters where you can take ride in a cruise in a country houseboat, hill station Munnar, Kumarakom situated in the backdrop of the Vembanand Lake and Wayanad. The greenery and wildlife of Thekkady can’t be missed out from the list. Also, Kochi, the financial capital of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram famous for its colonial architecture, Varkala with a spiritual air, beach town Kovalam and the cool climate of Vagamon successfully attract a number of tourists. Gardens and tea-coffee plantations of Nelliyampathy, Bekal’s giant fort, the beach village Marari, lakes and canals of Ashtamudi never fail to entice tourists. Some other worth-visiting places in the state are Kozhikode, also known as ‘city of spices’, Malamphuza famous for its dam and gardens and Thrissur, the cultural capital of Kerala. Thus, it would be justified to say that Kerala is a tempting tourist place where you can cleanse your soul with its charming natural beauty. It is also famous for Ayurvedic massage and Yoga camps that can get you the much-needed peace of mind.