1 day in Ernakulam District Itinerary

1 day in Ernakulam District Itinerary

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Thattekad
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Thattekad

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You've now added Idamalayar Dam to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Thattekad Bird Sanctuary and then see human ingenuity at work at Idamalayar Dam.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Thattekad trip builder website.

Kochi (Cochin) to Thattekad is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In August in Thattekad, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Thattekad

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Kochi (Cochin)

Queen of the Arabian Sea

A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kochi (Cochin) trip planner.

Drive from Thattekad to Kochi (Cochin) in 2 hours. In August in Kochi (Cochin), expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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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