Kollom Kerala


Kollam is the reputed city with an old sea port in the state of Kerala. It is also in the district Kollam.

There is a market in the city centre named is Chinnakada market. This is the most visiting places of the Kerala in Kollam because of the shopping centre. Every tourist wants to shop at this place because they love to buy some things about Kerala.

Kerala is a popular place for the handcrafted things. Kollam is the best place to spend a Kerala holiday by enjoying their beautiful places.

There are so many beautiful places in which we are talking about a few of them. One of the popular places is the Kollam beach. This beach is also named as Mahatma Gandhi beach. It is also the first wedding destination beach of Kerala. This beach is most beautiful with their greenery and nature arranged in a proper way. The people here come for the relax themselves from the stress and tiredness. Visit this place if you also want to spend some relaxing time with your loved ones.

One more tourist place in Kollam is Paravur lake. This lake is famous for the water activities. You can easily become a part of the lovely water activities in which swimming, bathing, boating are the main activities. Also, if you want to attend some adventurous activities then parasailing and speed boat racing is favorable for you.

Here you get almost all the destinations in Kollam that is so favorable for the tourist. Their lighthouse, temples, park, beach, museum and a lot of things are use your holiday from wasting.

Kollam is the huge collection of lots of the beautiful places as well as the historical places that reason is, you can easily spend the enough time of 9 – 10 days easily here.

Top sights for tourist in Kollam:

  • Punalur
  • Palaruvi Waterfalls
  • Karunagappally
  • Mayyanad
  • Ashtamudi Lake
  • Pathanapuram

Best time to visit Kollam:

The best time to visit most of the city is during the cool time, between September to February. Actually tourists majorly prefer winters to explore the Kollam.

Best Hotels near Kollam, Kerala

  • The Beach Orchid Hotel
  • KTDC Tamarind Kollam
  • The Raviz
  • Club Mahindra Ashtamudi
  • Aquaserene- Backwater Resort
  • Cambay Palm Lagoon
  • Fragrant Nature Retreat & Resorts Pvt Lt
  • Regant Lake Palace
  • Clafouti Beach Resort
  • Kshetra Beach Resorts
  • Akhil Beach Resort
  • The Gateway Hotel Varkala
  • Krishnatheeram Ayur Holy Beach Resort
  • Raja Park Beach Resort
  • Fortingall Sea Resort

Getting there:

Most Railway Stations near Kollam, Kerala


Airports near Kollam, Kerala

(TRV) Trivandrum International Airport68 km
(COK) Cochin International Airport167 km
(TCR) Tuticorin Airport193 km
(IXM) Madurai Airport251 km

More about Kollam : Wikipedia

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