Pandalam Tourism

Pandalam is a municipal town in Kerala, India. Among the fastest growing towns, Pandalam is considered a holy town due to its connection with Lord Ayyappa and Sabarimala. It is also a renowned educational and health care centre in central Travancore. Recognised as the educational and cultural headquarters of Central Travancore, Pandalam hosts educational institutions ranging from reputed schools to post graduate, training, ayurveda, and engineering colleges. There are seven colleges and 23 schools at Pandalam, including N. S. S. College, Pandalam. The Kerala state government plans to make the place a special township, by including the Pandalam municipality and Kulanada panchayat. The centuries-old Kurunthottayam market (now known as the Pandalam market) is one among the largest agricultural markets in central Travancore. Kerala's widest suspension bridge was constructed in Pandalam over the Achankovil river. The bridge is 70 metres long and 2.5 metres wide. There are several devotional places at Pandalam. The most famous are Valiyakoikkal Temple, Mahadeva Temple, Pattupurakkavu Bhagavathi Temple, Thumpamon Vadakkumnatha Temple, Kadakkadu Sree Bharakali Temple, Kadakkad Juma Masjid, Thumpamon St. Mary's Orthodox Cathedral, Cherickal Juma Masjid and St. Bursouma's Orthodox Church.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Pandalam in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Pandalam like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Kollam, India. Kollam is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Tangasseri Lighthouse. A vacation to Pandalam can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.76 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 69.44 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.82 (Low)
  • How safe is Pandalam for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pandalam.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.43 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20.83 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 21.43 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.29 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety Index 77.97 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.28 (High)
    • Pollution Index 36.65 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 48.2 (High)
    • Health Care Index 87.22 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.29 (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 Pandalam

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 44.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 26.76 USD

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