1 day in Ernakulam District Itinerary

1 day in Ernakulam District Itinerary

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Fly to Cochin International Airport, Drive to Thattekad
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Thattekad
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Drive to Cochin International Airport, Fly to Chennai International Airport

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Thattekad

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Idamalayar Dam has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Thattekad Bird Sanctuary and then see human ingenuity at work at Idamalayar Dam.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Thattekad trip itinerary planning app.

Chennai to Thattekad is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In November in Thattekad, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Thattekad

Parks · Wildlife

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Ernakulam District travel guide

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Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches
Ernakulam is a district of Kerala, India situated in the central part of that state. Spanning an area of about 3,068 km2, Ernakulam district is home to over 12% of Kerala’s population. Its headquarters is located at Kakkanad, a suburb of Kochi city. Ernakulam is known as the commercial capital of Kerala. The district is famous for its ancient temples, churches, and mosques. The district includes the largest metropolitan region of the state, Greater Cochin. Ernakulam district is the highest revenue yielding district in the state. It is the third most populous district in Kerala, after Malappuram and Thiruvananthapuram (out of 14). Ernakulam district also hosts the highest number of international and domestic tourists in Kerala state.The language spoken in Ernakulam is Malayalam which is the mother-tongue of Kerala. English is widely used, especially in business circles. Ernakulam became India's first district having 100 percent banking or full 'meaningful financial inclusion' in 2012.EtymologyThe name Ernakulam is derived from Erayanarkulam which means the abode of Lord Shiva. Ernakulam was also known as "Rishinagakulam" in ancient days.

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