Kundara is a beautiful village situated in the Kollam district of Kerala and belongs to the South Kerala Division. Kundara is located near the Bay of Bengal and receives a large amount of rainfall throughout the year. The town is known for its greenery, hillocks and mesmerizing lakes.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Kundara. Some of them are Hotel All Season (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Sea Pearl (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Neela Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Rail View (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official languages of Kundara are English and Malayalam. Other languages spoken here are Hindi and Tamil.
The important festivals of Kundara are Diwali in November, Onam in August-September, Ganesh Chaturthi in August, and Dasara Festival in October.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Kundara. Some of them are St. Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedra (1 km), Varkala (28 km), Kuttanad (59 km), and Ponmudi (58 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kundara is the Trivandrum International Airport (67 km).
The nearest railway station is the Quilon Junction Railway Station (15 km).
The nearest bus stand to reach Kundara is Kundara KSRTC Bus Station at a distance of 1 km from the town. There are regular local or private buses that travel from Kundara to nearby cities like Varkala, Ponmudi, and Thenmala. There is a facility for tourists of advance ticket booking from KP Travels or Sharma Travels to reach nearby places. Bus ticket booking discount coupons from travel portals can help you save money when you are travelling.