Cherai has this uniqueness of a laid-back beach and an equally idyllic backwaters sitting side by side.
Estuaries, lagoons, lakes and a network of interconnecting canals make the bulk of its backwater tourism. Kerala has plenty of backwater tourism hotspots, however some backwater destinations are immensely popular.
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Kerala is distinctively unique compared to its larger neighboring states.