Situated at the edge of the Ashtamudi Lake, Kollam or Quilon, has been an important spot on the ancient. Situated at the edge of the Ashtamudi Lake, Kollam or Quilon, has been an important spot on the ancient international trade route. Getting its name from the Sanskrit word kollam meaning pepper, this historic port town is the gateway to the backwaters of kerala. It is 71 Km north of Thiruvananthapuram the state capital. Kollam is an interesting blend of rich heritage, diverse cultures and natural beauty. The earliest foreign settlement dates back to 14th century when Chinese traders set up their base in Kollam; then came the Portuguese in the 16th century, followed by the Dutch and the British. One of the oldest ports on the Malabar Coast, it is still an important centre of the marine industry and cashew trading.
Sightseeing Highlights In Kollam:
Thangasseri is an important historical place, just 5 Km from the town. Its major attraction is a 144 ft lighthouse built by the British in 1902. There are the old ruins of Portuguese and Dutch forts close by. Thevalli Palace on the banks of Ashtamudi Lake is another attraction and has interesting architecture.
Kerala Ayurveda Tourism Packages
Kerala Ayurveda Packages
This is an area where daylight and downpour are adjusted in flawless congruity, where the air is wet and alleviating on the skin, where the woodlands are honored with restorative plants
and herbs – and the very soil is rich in alkaloids that add to the quality and power of these herbs. This is Kerala, an area made for Ayurveda, the workmanship and art of all-encompassing
living. Its logic, established in the Vedas, stresses there is an essential congruity between the earth and people – and in Kerala, this 5000 year old arrangement of recuperating has been
supported in an unbroken convention of perfection.
Kerala Cab Rental For Tour Packages
Car Rental Service Kerala
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Kerala Service Apartment Rentals
Kerala Service Apartments
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Tamil Nadu & Karnataka Holiday Packages
Tamil Nadu & Karnataka Tours
Coconut Creek Kerala Tourism Advisor organize holiday package in the major tourism destination in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. We arrange karnataka tour packages in Bengaluru (Bangalore), Mysore, Mangalore, Hampi, Madikeri, Coorg, Uduppi, Shimoga, Belgaum, Hubli, Chikmagalur, Bandipur,Hassan, Gulberga, Dharmasthala, Manipal etc. Also in Tamil nadu we cover Chennai, Ooty, Kodaikanal, Kanyakumari, Madurai, Rameswaram, Coimbatore, Yerucad, Mahabalipuram, Coonor, Valparai, Tiruchirappalli, Salem, Thanjavur.