Kottayam is one of the well-known tourist places to visit in Kerala. Being a mountainous region with scenic landscapes, backwaters, bird sanctuaries, temples and churches make Kottayam an attractive tourist destination. Typically, 2-3 days is required to explore Kottayam Tour Packages. Kumarakom, the most famous backwater destination of Kerala is situated very close to Kottayam. Thirunakkara Mahadeva Temple, Kumaranalloor Bhagavathy Temple, Vaikom, Thiruvarpu Temple, Thazhathangady Juma Masjid, St Mary Church (Cheriyapally) are some famous Kottayam Tourist Places.
Alleppey, Kumarakom, Athirapally, Kochi, Thekkady & Munnar are also close to Kottayam and 5-6 day trips can be planned to visit Kottayam along with these places.