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  • 01Kottayam, Kerala

    Kottayam – Idyllic City Of Letters

    Kottayam is an ancient city of Kerala. It is located in Kottayam district, one of the districts of the God’s Own Land. The city has a big contribution to print media and......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 172 km - 2 hrs, 50 min
    Best Time to Visit Kottayam
    • Throughout the year
  • 02Kottarakkara, Kerala

    Kottarakkara - The Cradle Of Kathakali

    Kottarakkara, a small town located in the district of Kollam, is primarily known for its palaces and temples. The name of the town is derived from two Malayalam words –......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 79 km - 1 hr, 30 min
    Best Time to Visit Kottarakkara
    • Sept-Mar
  • 03Kollam, Kerala

    Kollam - The City Of Cashews And Coir

    Kollam, best known by its anglicized name Quilon, is a city famed for its commerce and culture. As a coastal city lying on the shores of Ashtamudi Lake and as the headquarters......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 72 km - 1 hr, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Kollam
    • Oct-Feb
  • 04Mararikulam, Kerala

    Mararikulam – A Ride To The Beach-Side

    Mararikulam is a beautiful village tucked away in the town of Alappuzha, known widely for its yellow sandy beach Marari. It is around 11 km away from Alappuzha. It smells of......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 175 km - 2 hrs, 45 min
    Best Time to Visit Mararikulam
    • Aug-March
  • 05Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

    Thiruvananthapuram - The Wonder Land of Kerala

    Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of God’s Own Land. It is often called Trivandrum, a derivative of the original name given by the British. The city was officially......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 11 km - 20 min
    Best Time to Visit Thiruvananthapuram
    • Oct-Feb
  • 06Peermede, Kerala

    Peermede - The Hilly Delights

    Located at 75 km to the East of Kottayam, Peermede is one of the most sought-after hill stations of Kerala. This hilly territory beckons its visitors with delightful trekking......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 200 km - 3 hrs, 50 min
    Best Time to Visit Peermede
    • Jan-Dec
  • 07Adoor, Kerala

    Adoor – An Amalgam Of Traditions

    Located within the district of Pathanamthitta in Kerala, Adoor is a traditional town famed for its culture, temples, festivals and locations. Adoor is situated at a distance of......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 106 km - 1 hr, 50 min
    Best Time to Visit Adoor
    • Jan-Dec
  • 08Ponmudi, Kerala

    Ponmudi – The Salubrious Land Of Hills

    Ponmudi, literally translated as the Golden Peak, is a popular hill station located in the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala. Situated at an altitude of 1100 m above the sea......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 67 km - 1 hr, 30 min
    Best Time to Visit Ponmudi
    • Oct-Mar
  • 09Sabarimala, Kerala

    Sabarimala - Simply Divine

    Sabarimala is a famed Hindu pilgrimage spot located amidst the conclave of luxuriant forests. Situated in the Western Ghat mountain ranges, this place enjoys nature’s......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 184 km - 3 hrs, 20 min
    Best Time to Visit Sabarimala
    • Sept-Apr
  • 10Thenmala, Kerala

    Thenmala - The Land of Honey

    Thenmala, best known as an eco-tourism hotspot, is a prominent travel destination located in Kollam district. Literally translated as the ‘Hill of Honey’, this place......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 81 km - 1 hr, 45 min
    Best Time to Visit Thenmala
    • Dec-Feb
  • 11Chottanikkara, Kerala

    Chottanikkara – Blessed By Gods, Blessed With Temples

    Chottanikkara is a scenic hamlet situated in the central part of Kerala. Located in the suburbs of Kochi in the Ernakulam district, this place caters to the religious sentiments......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 218 km - 3 hrs, 40 min
    Best Time to Visit Chottanikkara
    • Jan-Dec
  • 12Idukki, Kerala

    Idukki – Visage Of Nature

    Idukki is an alluring retreat for tourists in God’s Own Country. Clad in dense green forest and crowned with verdant mountains, it boasts of Anamudi, the highest peak in......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 277 km - 5 hrs, 25 min
    Best Time to Visit Idukki
    • Throughout the year
  • 13Kanjirapally, Kerala

    Kanjirapally – The Abode Of Religious Unity

    Kanjirapally is situated in Kottayam district in Kerala. It is a taluk and a small town. This place has a large population of Syrian Christians. The population here also......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 167 km - 3 hrs, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Kanjirapally
    • Oct-Mar
  • 14Punalur, Kerala

    Punalur – A Tale Of Two States

    Punalur is a small scenic town located on the borders of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. The town is known for being the pioneer in bringing Kerala’s industrial revolution that......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 89 km - 1 hr, 40 min
    Best Time to Visit Punalur
    • Jan-Dec
  • 15Kumarakom, Kerala

    Kumarakom - To Holiday By The Bewitching Backwaters

    Kumarakom, one of the most sought-after travel destinations in Kerala, is a collection of small and scenic islands. Nestled on the Vembanad Lake (which is regarded as the......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 185 km - 3 hrs, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Kumarakom
    • Sep - Mar
  • 16Vagamon, Kerala

    Vagamon – A Blessing Of Mother Nature

    Vagamon is a hill station that lies in the border of Kottayam and Idukki district of Kerala. It is an interesting tourist hotspot for many and especially for the newly-weds and......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 209 km - 4 hrs,
    Best Time to Visit Vagamon
    • Jan-Dec
  • 17Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

    Kanyakumari - The Shore Of Magnificent Dawns And Dusks

    Kanyakumari, which was famous as “Cape Comorin” in the past, is situated in Tamil Nadu, India. The town is located at the southernmost tip of the Indian mainland.......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 90.1 km - 1 hour 49 mins
    Best Time to Visit Kanyakumari
    • Oct-Mar
  • 18Poovar, Kerala

    Poovar - Far From The Maddening Crowd

    Poovar is a small village situated in the Trivandrum district on the coast of Kerala. This village is one of the few which mark the end of the territory of Kerala. This village......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 17 km - 20 min
    Best Time to Visit Poovar
    • Sep - Mar
  • 19Varkala, Kerala

    Varkala - A Beautiful Coastal Getaway

    Varkala is a beautiful coastal town nestled in Thiruvananthapuram district. It sits in the southern part of Kerala. It is the only place in Kerala where the hills come close to......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 58 km - 1 hr, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Varkala
    • Oct - Mar
  • 20Munnar, Kerala

    Munnar - Nature’s Haven Of Harmony

    Munnar is an incredibly spectacular and irresistibly enthralling hill station located in the district of Idukki. Surrounded by winding terrains of mountains, this hill station......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 311 km - 5 hrs, 30 min
    Best Time to Visit Munnar
    • Aug-May
  • 21Thiruvalla, Kerala

    Thiruvalla – The Town Of Worship, The Town Of Stories

    Thiruvalla is a small, quiet town nestled on the banks of river Manimala in the Pathanamthitta district of Kerala. It is known as a ‘Temple Town’ and is rich with......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 145 km - 2 hrs, 15 min
    Best Time to Visit Thiruvalla
    • Jan-Dec
  • 22Devikulam, Kerala

    Devikulam – Rejuvenating Landscapes

    Devikulam is a hill retreat known for its picturesque landscapes in God’s Own Country, Kerala. Gurgling waterfalls cutting across the sharp sides of rocks and hillocks......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 318 km - 5 hrs, 40 min
    Best Time to Visit Devikulam
    • Mar-May
  • 23Kochi, Kerala

    Kochi - Where Ancient And New Come Together

    Kochi is an irresistible tourist destination and is a must see at least once in your lifetime. This splendid city is a major port city of India and boasts of the mighty Arabian......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 213 km - 3 hrs, 20 min
    Best Time to Visit Kochi
    • Nov-Feb
  • 24Pathanamthitta, Kerala

    Pathanamthitta – The Eye Of Art, Culture & Religion

    Pathanamthitta is located in the southern part of Kerala. It is the tiniest district in God’s Own Country. This district was formed on 1st November 1982, to accelerate the......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 122 km - 2 hrs, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Pathanamthitta
    • Oct-Feb
  • 25Alleppey, Kerala

    Alleppey – The Venice Of The East

    Alleppey, the land of lagoons, leisure and tranquility, is appropriately named the ‘Venice of the East’. Its enchanting backwaters and the lush carpet of green......

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    Distance from Kovalam
    • 159 km - 2 hrs, 25 min
    Best Time to Visit Alleppey
    • Sep - Mar
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