Kollam, also known as Quilon, is an old sea port town on the Arabian coast which stands on the Ashtamudi lake. Kollam, had a sustained commercial reputation from the days of the Phoenicians and the Romans. Fed by the Chinese trade, it was regarded by Ibn Batuta, as one of the five ports , which he had seen in the course of his travels during a period of twenty four years, in the 14th century.Read More
Kollam District is gifted with unique features - sea, lakes, plains, mountains, rivers, streams, backwaters, forest, vast green fields and tropical crop of every variety including food.
If you are planning a Kollam holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Kollam Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Kollam.