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Home>>South India>>Kerala>>Kerala Backwaters>>Kottayam Backwaters

Kottayam Backwaters

Kottayam Backwaters

Kottayam Backwaters, Kottayam Backwaters tours, Kottayam Backwaters travel, travel to Kottayam Backwaters, Kottayam Backwaters  backwaters travel destination, backwaters travel, Kerala travel, Kerala backwaters tourIn the industry of tourism of Kerala, the Backwaters in Kerala plays an important part .It became of the 50 must see places in the world. To appreciate a cruising in these backwaters should not be missed, because it leaves you that the feeling rejenuvated entirely. The banks of these backwaters in Kerala are the spots of picnic more the enchanters.

Kottayam is a beautiful Kerala backwater destination.  Kottayam is also known as "the land of lakes. Kottayam is also known for its toddy tappers. Kottayam is located in an area of great natural beauty and you're sure to be enchanted by the scenery around Kottayam on Kerala tours with Kerala Backwater.

This is one place where you will find that even one person is not illiterate. The entire population of Kottayam is educated making it a land of letters too.

Prime Attractions 

Churches :
St Mary's church and the St Joseph's monastery.

Famous temples :
Ettumanoor Shiva Temple (known for its paintings and sculptures)
Thirunakkara Mahadeva temple

Climatic Conditions 
Minimum temperature :
19.58C during December
Maximum temperature : 34.33C between April and May.
Average annual rainfall : 2,701.7 mm.

Best Time To Visit : October to March  

Getting There
The nearest airport is at Cochin (Kochi) located 76 km from Kottayam. Another airport is at Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 160 km away.Kottayam is well connected with the major towns in and outside Kerala by an extensive rail network.


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