Kottayam Travel Guide


Be part of nature and history with a trip to Kottayam. This Indian city is a nature lover's dream. Just at the edge of town is Elaveezha Poonchira. This lush area is home to dense trees, waterfalls and hidden areas just waiting to be discovered. Walking, driving and hiking are all great forms of transportation in this region. Wildlife and plant life can be spotted around every corner in Elaveezha Poonchira. When you need a break from nature, look toward St Mary’s Orthodox Church as a reprieve. The gorgeous architecture beckons you inside while the Biblical murals mesmerize everyone who visits. Take your time at this site so that you can feel the spirituality flowing through your mind and body.

Try another attraction in Kottayam by visiting Juma Masjid. This mosque is believed to be one of the oldest ones at around 1,000 years old. It's a reflection of the region's culture, architecture and spirit. You're welcome to visit any day of the week at no charge. Don't forget to explore the city's center when you're traveling in and around Kottayam too. Eateries, shops and other attractions will engage every traveler. Kottayam offers relaxation, awe and much more with its people and sites.