Kuttanad Tourism, India

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Kuttanadu is a region covering the Alappuzha and Kottayam Districts, in the state of Kerala, India, well known for its vast paddy fields and geographical peculiarities. The region has the lowest altitude in India, and is one of the few places in the world where farming is carried around 1.2 to 3.0 metres (4 to 10 ft) below sea level. Kuttanadu is historically important in the ancient history of South India and is the major rice producer in the state. Farmers of Kuttinad famous for Biosaline Farming. FAO has declared the Kuttanad Farming System as a Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS).Four of Kerala's major rivers, the Pamba, Meenachil, Achankovil and Manimala flow into the region. It is well known for it boat race in the Ramankari Backwaters. Also known in Malayalam as:(Vallamkalli).

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Explore popular vacation packages for Kuttanad, India and kick-start your vacation planning for free. Kuttanad is located at a short trip away from Kollam a major city in India. Attractions in Kollam include Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Tangasseri Lighthouse. Also, to reach Kuttanad, you'll have to take a flight to Kollam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Kuttanad can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kuttanad*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kuttanad

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

    • Air Pollution 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 65 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 90 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40 (Moderate)
  • Kuttanad: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Kuttanad - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kuttanad is 146.75 (High)

    • Safety Index 78.91 (High)
    • Climate Index 58.14 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 62.07 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 22 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.51 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 66.7 (Moderate)
    • 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 Kuttanad

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kuttanad

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.3 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.4 USD

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

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