The top 7 offbeat places in Kerala are Nelliyampathy, Ponmudi, Silent Valley National Park, Wayanad, Thenmala, Valiyaparamba backwaters, and Gavi. Nelliyampathy is a small, scenic yet lesser-known place in Kerala nestled in the Sahya Ranges of the Western Ghats. Gavi is about 40 KM from Kumily which is the base for the Periyar Tiger Reserve and is best visited between August to March. Silent Valley National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and home. Wayanad is located on the border of Tamil Nadu and Kerala and offers a great spectacular view of both states with wildlife of several species present there. Thenmala is an eco-tourism destination with many attractions such as boating, trekking, rock climbing, etc. Valiyaparamba backwaters offer stunning views with its lush green vegetation and serene atmosphere. It also has many activities like fishing, canoeing, etc.