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Attractions to explore near Kollam Beach

Kollam BeachKollam Beach, Kerala

A beach in southern Kerala, surrounded by unique attractions.

Nearby Attractions

Tangasseri Lighthouse2.59 KMs away from Kollam Beach

It is one of the two lighthouses in the Kollam Metropolitan area

Kappil Beach Thiruvananthapuram14.02 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Clean beach and a long road sandwiched between the beach on one side and backwaters in another. The waves are a bit harsh here.

Varkala Beach20.01 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Also known as Papanasham Beach by its historical beliefs.Only place in Kerala where cliffs are found adjacent to the Arabian Sea

Oachira Parabrahma Temple30.17 KMs away from Kollam Beach

An ancient temple and a Hindu pilgrimage site. The temple is home to Oachirakkali- a famous ritual performed here during June wherein traditional martial arts experts conduct mock-fighting in muddy water. The temple also hosts the festival of cattle, 28 days after Onam- the harvest festival of Kerala. The festival of cattle consists of gigantic idols of bull made of cloth & hay which are then pulled on giant wheels to the Oachira Temple from the sites where they are made.

Jatayupara30.62 KMs away from Kollam Beach

A giant rock cladded in legends, and an incredible opportunity for adventures.

Krishnapuram Palace31.78 KMs away from Kollam Beach

18th century palace standing as a prime example of traditional Kerala Architecture.

Kottukal Cave Temple34.78 KMs away from Kollam Beach

The 8th century cave temple carved out of a large boulder.

Kudukkathupara43.22 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Kudukkathupara is situated at a height of 850 meters above sea level. It consists of three large rocks out of which you can climb the first two rocks. The tops of the last rock, which is also the tallest is inaccessible. About four districts of Kerala and some parts of the neighbouring Tamil Nadu state can be viewed from the top of the second rock.

Konni Elephant Reserve48.53 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Witness tamed elephants, their daily life and the ways of training them at Konni Elephant Training Centre.

Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple48.66 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Nestled in a forest glade, the temple is a center of pilgrimage for the devotees of serpent gods. Couples seeking fertility come to worship here, and upon the birth of their child come to hold thanksgiving ceremonies.

Thenmala Dam53.55 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Thenmala Dam, located in Kollam district of Kerala is the second largest irrigation project in the state of Kerala. The water from the dam is used for irrigation and for power generation. It has the longest reservoir of the state.

St. George Forane Church, Edathua56.04 KMs away from Kollam Beach

A massive church on the banks of river Pamba, built in medieval European Architecture.

Pathimoonnu Kannara Bridge56.09 KMs away from Kollam Beach

The 13 Kannara bridge or 13 Arch Bridge (Pathimoonu Kannara Bridge) is a 108-year-old bridge from the British era consisting of 13 arches. It is a major landmark on the Kollam-Sengottai railway line. The bridge connects two hillocks and stands on thirteen granite pillars each almost a hundred feet tall. The bridge is sandwiched by the Kollam-Thirumangalam National Highway on one side and the River Kazhuthurutti on the other. It is 102.72 meters (337.0 ft) long and 5.18 meters (17.0 ft) tall.

Shangumugham Beach56.67 KMs away from Kollam Beach

A place away from the city crowd which has many historical importance. White sand, serene atmosphere , street foods and all.

Kuttanad56.79 KMs away from Kollam Beach

Kuttanad is a region that is well known for its vast paddy fields. The region has the lowest altitude in India and is one of the few places in the world where farming is carried on around 1.2 to 3.0 meters (4 to 10 ft) below sea level. It is a major rice producer of Kerala state.

Thiruvananthapuram Zoo57.21 KMs away from Kollam Beach

One of the oldest zoo in India, home to a large number of wild animals.

Napier Museum57.30 KMs away from Kollam Beach

An architecturally impressive museum building, housing many exhibits from 8th to 18th century.

Connemara Market Palayam57.45 KMs away from Kollam Beach

An old market that sells all household items- a backbone for the netizens and a colourful place for the visitors.

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple58.55 KMs away from Kollam Beach

The ancient temple with its billions of dollars of wealth, impeccable architecture and legends.

Kuthiramalika Palace58.72 KMs away from Kollam Beach

The former residence of Travancore King Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma. Known for its architecture and its museum storing unique exhibits