Palarivattom or Palarivattam is a region in the city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala. It is part of the district of Ernakulam. It is a commercial area, which has gained importance when the district's administration was moved to the nearby suburb of Kakkanad.
Places to Stay
There is a government run guest house for tourists, Yathri Nivas, KTDC (Tariff – Less than Rs.1000) near to Suburban complex. There are also a number of hotels, including and Narayani Lodge (Tariff – less than Rs.1000),Hotel Paragon (Tariff – Less than Rs.1000) and Westway Hotel (Tariff – Less than Rs.1000).
Malayalam is the official language of Palarivattam.
Places to Interest
Some of the places to see in Palarivattam include Raja Rajeswary temple, Hari Hara Sudha temple, the church of St John The Baptist, St Martin de Porus church, new mosque and the Jawaharlal Nehru international stadium.
How to Get There
Kochi airport is the nearest airport to Palarivattam (25 kms).
Palarivattam Junction railway station is a major railway station in the district of Ernakulam.
Some of the best bus operators that offer a good experience for passengers traveling to Palarivattam include Kallada Travels and Shama transport. Online bus booking sites have made it possible for travellers to get their bus tickets with ease.