Kuthattukulam, a coastal town region in Kerala's Ernakulam district is mainly populated by the Syrian Christian Achayans. This town is famous for its Vijnan Engineering College. Ernakulam and Kottayam lies on the border of Kuthattukulam. Some of the cities worth visiting nearby are Muvattupuzha, Kothamangalam Thodupuzha and Palai.
Places to Stay
There are not many lodges in Kuthattukulam. Those visiting this town can book budget accommodations in Muvattupuzha, which is 16 km away. These hotels include Gloria Tourist Home (Tariff – Rs.277), Hotel Sahari (Tariff – Rs.438) and Hotel Bharath (Tariff – Rs.545).
The official language of Kuthattukulam is Malayalam.
The most celebrated festivals in Kuthattukulam are Maha Shivratri in February, Vishu in April, Onam in September, and Christmas in December.
Places of Interest
Kuthattukulam has many tourist attractions in and around the town. These are St.Joseph Church (6 km), Holy Family Church, a kilometer away from Kuthattukulam, St.John's Syrian Church Vadakara Chapel (4 km) and Malankara Dam (22 km) away.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Kochi which is 52 km away from Koothattukulam.
There is no railway station in Kuthattukulam. Vaikom Railway Station, about 25 km away from Kuthattukulam, is the nearest railway station.
There are frequent state-run and private buses that connect the town of Kuthattukulam. Private bus operators such as Hentek Travels, SPS Travels and Kallada Travels run buses daily from Bangalore and Coimbatore to Kuthattukulam. Travellers prefer to opt for online booking of bus tickets as they can comfortably get their tickets from the confines of their homes or offices.