From Madurai to Kerala, the land of lagoons, hills,
forests and coconut groves, is an hour's flight.
Cochin has shimmering backwaters, ancient palaces and
Trivandrum, the state's capital is within easy reach of
Kovalam, new beach resort, and Periyar, among the most
picturesque of India's wildlife sanctuaries.
All along the coast of South India stretches of warm
sands, shaded by groves of casuarinas and stately palms.
But perhaps the most dramatic is Kanyakumari, the tip of
India, washed by 3 seas.
Here stands Vivekanada Rock Temple, silent sentinel the
vast expanse of water.