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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.

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Facts and Stats for Kottakkal*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kottakkal

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

    • Air Pollution 48.53 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.22 (Moderate)
  • Kottakkal: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kottakkal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kottakkal.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.46 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.23 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 23.08 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 29.17 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.92 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.77 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.31 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.42 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 32.69 (Low)
  • Living in Kottakkal - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kottakkal is 127.27 (High)

    • Safety Index 70.92 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.97 (High)
    • Pollution Index 58.4 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 20.84 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 82.64 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.14 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 41.67 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kottakkal

    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 3.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 50.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.96 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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