Of the top 15 autumn tourist destinations in India, Kerala owns 9 places according to the TripAdvisor.com attractions Trend Index 2016. The index is calculated based on the number of tourists visiting each of these places. The number of visitors between September 2015 and October 2016 is the basis of the index.
Athirappilly Water Falls, Banasurasagar Dam, Thekkady Periyar Lake , Vagamon, Mattupetty Dam, Kovalam Beach, Soochipara (Centinel Rock) Water Falls, Cherai Beach, Chembra Peach are the places that attract most number of tourists in Kerala.
Index list Athirappilly as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world and recommends it as “Must Seen” . Annual increase in tourists to Athirappilly is 507% while that to Banasurasagar Dam is 136%. Annual increase in tourists to Thekkady is 115% while that to Suchipara Waterfalls is 107%.