Quick Information on Kollam
STD Code - +91 474
Old name - Quilon
Location - Between the Eight-Cornered Ashtamudi Lake and the Lakshadweep Sea
Tourist information offices
How to reach
The nearest airport is the Trivandrum International Airport located at a distance of 71 km from Kollam town.
Ph: Tel- 0471-2501424, 2501220, 2502323.
Kollam is well connected by road to all major cities in the country. NH 47 passes right through the middle of the town. KSRTC and private bus operate bus services frequently. NH 47, NH ...
Aryankavu situated on the Kollam – Chenkotta road. Aryankavu is famous for the shrine dedicated to Lord Sastha. Aryankavu Sastha temple is one among the five ancient Ayyappa temples. The temple has some fine sculptures and mural paintings. The Mandal pooja and Thrikalyanam festival held during the month of December is the main festivals of the temple, where thousands of devotees undertake the annul pilgrimage. The famous ‘Palaruvi waterfalls, meaning the river of milk, is situated near Aryankavu. It is one ...