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 About Kottayam

Kottayam is a city in the Indian state of Kerala and is the administrative capital of the Kottayam district. Kottayam (pop. 60, 725 according to the 2001 census) is located in south-central Kerala and is approximately 150 km (93.2 mi) from the state capital, Thiruvananthapuram.

The town is an important trading center of spices and commercial crops, especially rubber. Major Kerala print media such as Malayala Manorama, Deepika and Mangalam are headquartered in the city. Also a pioneering center of modern education in Kerala, the city became India's first municipality to achieve 100% literacy in 1989 and the district became the first tobacco free district in India. The city of Kottayam is also called as "Akshara Nagari" which means the "City of Letters" considering its contribution to print media and literature.


Country India
State Kerala
District Kottayam
Language Malayalam, Hindi and English
Area 2024 sq km
Population 60,725 (2001)
Elevation 3 metres (9.8 ft)
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)

Codes

Pincode - 686001
Tel [ISD] [STD] - [+91] [481]
Vehicle - KL 05


Emergency No's

Police - 100
Ambulance - 102
Fire - 101

Best Time To Visit September to March

 Kottayam Hotels


 Kottayam Travel


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Klassic Kottayam
(Kumarakom)
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Cochin (1N) – Kottayam (1N) (Kumarakom) – Cochin






Klassic Kottayam Package 
  • Starting Point:
  • cochin
  • Ending Point:
  • cochin
  • Duration:
  • 02 Nights / 03 Days

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Kottayam Tour

Cochin – Munnar (2 Nights) – Kottayam / Kumarakom (1 Night) – Alleppey (1 Night) – Cochin


Kottayam Tour 
  • Starting Point:
  • cochin
  • Ending Point:
  • cochin
  • Duration:
  • 04 Nights / 05 Days

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