Kottakkal Tourism

Kottakkal (Malayalam: കോട്ടക്കൽ, literally Land of the Fort) is a municipal town in Malappuram district in Kerala, southern India having 32 wards. It is located 12 km south-west of Malappuram, the district headquarters, and 12 km from Tirur Railway Station. The National Highway 17 separates the municipality from Edarikkodu gram panchayat on some parts in the west. However, the fast developing Kottakkal urban area is now spread up to different parts of neighboring panchayats such as Edarikkodu. Kottakkal is known for its ayurvedic institute, Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottakkal, as well as its temple festival, Kottakkal Puram, celebrated over seven days during March–April months.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Kottakkal in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Kottakkal like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Munnar, India. Attractions in Munnar include Tea Garden, Mattupetty Dam, Kannan Devan Tea Museum. Also, to reach Kottakkal, you'll have to take a flight to Munnar; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Kottakkal.

  • Know the pollution level of Kottakkal before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 72.73 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 61.54 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Kottakkal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kottakkal.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.77 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.92 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.86 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.69 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.71 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Kottakkal is 125.7 (High)

    • Safety Index 69.26 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.97 (High)
    • Pollution Index 60.71 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 51.4 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.32 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 82.64 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 38.56 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kottakkal

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 36.95 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 28.71 USD

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