Best Things To Do in Ernakulam, India

Whether you're visiting Ernakulam for a few days or are a localite, Ernakulam is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Ernakulam. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Ernakulam. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Ernakulam. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Ernakulam keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Ernakulam listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Ernakulam which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Ernakulam will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Ernakulam recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Ernakulam

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Ernakulam that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    St. George Syro-malabar Catholic Forane Church, Edappally

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Palarivattom - Edappally Rd, Edappally, Ernakulam, Kerala 682024, India

    Timings: 05:30 am - 08:30 pm Details

    The Edappally Church Complex dates 14 centuries back when the country of India and the state of Kerala did not exist and the water occupied the space till the small harbor of Edappally. Catholic relig...Read more

  2. #2 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 21 itineraries

    Tags: Forest, Waterfront, Dam

    Address: Kothamangalam - Idamalayar Road, Kerala 686681

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bhoothathankettu Dam & Reserve Forest has its story rooted in Hindu Mythology. It is believed that the Ghosts (Bhootham)tried to submerge the Trikkariyoor temple whose deity is Lord Shiva, by maki...Read more

  3. #3 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 209 itineraries
    Pavakulam Sree Mahadeva Kshetram

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Kaloor, Kochi-682017, Ernakulum District, Kerala State, India.

    Timings: 04:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    The Paavakkulam Shree Mahadeva Temple’s main deities are Lord Shiva and Swayamvara Parvathi Devi and is one of themost popular temples in Ernakulum. Hindu religion believes that there is one God...Read more

  4. #4 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 105 itineraries
    Kadamattom Chruch

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: kolenchery ,Muvattupuzha, Ernakulam, Kochi (Cochin) 682311, India

    Timings: 06:00 am - 09:30 pm Details

    Established in 865 AD by Mor Abo- a Persian priest with the help of “Aikunnathu Karthakkanmar” in AD 865, the church is deducted to the priest who was believed to have magical powers. Toda...Read more

  5. #5 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 108 itineraries
    Puthuvype Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, View Point

    Address: Puthuvype, Vypin, Kerala 682508

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Even though not as famous as other beaches around Ernakulum and Kochi, the Puthuvype Beach has it own charm. The Sunsets at the beach are the highlight while sun-soakers love to take long walks here t...Read more

  6. #6 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 87 itineraries
    Changampuzha Park

    Tags: Park, Walking Area

    Address: Palarivattom - Edappally Rd, Edappally, Kochi, Kerala 682024

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Changampuzha Park is a cultural center where you can find many events and programs take place regularly while on other days you will find senior citizens at theirdaily meetingsand families and chi...Read more

  7. #7 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 82 itineraries
    Little Flower Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Sahodaran Ayyappan Rd, Elamkulam, Kochi, Kerala 682020

    Timings: 05:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Little Flower Church is dedicated to Saint Therese of Lisieuxestablished in the 1960’s. The church attracts pilgrims and devotees duringthe popularLittle Flower Parish fiesta. The weekend fi...Read more

  8. #8 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    Ramakrishna Math Image

    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: NH 47, Vytilla,, Ernakulam, Kerala

    Timings: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Started in 1948, the Ramakrishna Math provides free coaching for underprivileged children, has an in-house dispensary that offers Ayurvedic treatments and Sanskrit and music classes. The place is also...Read more

  9. #9 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 49 itineraries
    Paliam Nalukettu Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Kairali- Vadakumpuram Rd, Paliyam, Kerala 683521

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Paliam Nalukettu has a series of houses that add to the heritage and culture of Kerala. The museum is located 30 kilometers from Ernakulum and are the traditional houses where several generations ...Read more

  10. #10 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 173 itineraries
    Erattakulangara Sri Mahadeva Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Salem - Kochi - Kanyakumari Hwy, Ambalapuzha, Kerala 688561, Alappuzha, Kerala

    Located around 70 kilometersfrom Ernakulum, Erattakulangara Sri Mahadeva Temple is a solemn space to get away from the hustle-bustle of the city life.  The Temple has a pond and an auditorium whe...Read more

  11. #11 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 13 itineraries
    Vypeekotta Seminary Image

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Ernamulam, Chendamangalam, Kerala 683512

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in 1577, the seminary was originally constructed by the Portuguese and was used to train Christian priests. In 1935, the whole place was declared as a monument and till today you can see Vattezh...Read more

  12. #12 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 35 itineraries
    Salem Marthoma Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Convent Rd, Shenoys, Ernakulam, Kerala 682035

    One of the oldest Marthoma Churches in India, the Salem Marthoma Church is loved for its classic 20th century design and architecture, peaceful ambience and regular prayer services. The church’s...Read more

  13. #13 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 3 itineraries
    Kochi International Marina House

    Tags: Waterfront

    Address: Bolgatty, Ernakulam, Kerala 682504

    The historic Kochi International Marina, the first of its kind in the country boasts of its infrastructure to berth 34 yachts at a time. Inspired on the popular St Catherine Marina of London, this mar...Read more

  14. #14 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Marine Drive Pay And Park

    Tags: Park

    Address: MG Road, Kochi (Cochin), India

    If you want the best experience with nature, Marine Drive Pay and Park in Ernakulam, India is the place to go. One of the highly visited destinations by the locals, this place is good to visit during ...Read more

  15. #15 of 37 Things To Do in Ernakulam