Excursions from Kottayam are a great way to explore all the places to see near Kottayam. These places can be reached anywhere from Kerala and are definitely worth a visit. To know more about these places, read on further this section on Kottayam excursions.
A famous Hindu pilgrimage, Ettumanoor Temple is known for its unique
and original architecture, wooden carvings and murals. The one that
truly deserves a special mention is a statue of Shiva as Nataraja in a
stunning pose. The temple is also famous for its 10 day long annual
festival held during February-March.
A great place to relax and unwind, the Grampi hill station is a
beautiful place to visit and rest in nature's lap.
A beautiful picnic spot located at a distance of 55 kilometers from
Kottayam, Ilaveezhapoonchira is situated among beautiful hills and is
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
Located at a distance of 12 kilometers from Kottayam town, this bird
sanctuary is known to be home to local as well as migratory birds.
A small hill station located at a height of 914 meters above sea level,
Peerumedu derives its name from the famous Sufi saint, Peer Mohammad.