Kollam (कोल्लम) Tourism: Places To Visit in Kollam

Kollam

By | Update Date: February 28, 2021, 00:43 IST

Kollam, also known as Quillon or Desinganadu, is believed to be the place that takes credit for the country being the hub of cashew trade and processing industry. It is known as the cashew capital of the world. The district is rich in natural beauty and has many scenic spots ranging from pristine beaches to tranquil lakes andancientarchitecture. and which is the most famous and famous old grand port city ofKeralawhich manufactures the traditional ornate style of architecture.

Kollam is considered one of the oldest ports on the Malabar coast and has long been a centre of attraction for international countries. Kollam, a scenic spot for looking for lagoons, backwaters and beaches, has served as the leading spicemarketin medieval and modern.

The name of the place is believed to be Kollam, which is derived from the Sanskrit word Kollam which means pepper. The present city area is believed to have been built in the 9th century AD by a Syrian businessman, Sapir Isso.

The first foreign community to settle in Kollam was Chinese. Trade relations were established at the beginning of the 14th century. The first Europeans to land in this prosperous city were Portuguese, followed by Dutch and then British. In the past, Kollam was famous for its palaces and this place was sometimes called the city of palaces.

You can make the whole day exciting by enjoying a fantastic boat ride while roaming here. Cashews are sold here in very small quantities and go to all the places on the hills of Kollam. Jatayu Earth Center is the main attraction of the place. Tourists come to Kollam first and foremost.

Why Go To Kollam

Kollam is full of seas, lakes, rivers, plains, forests, rivers, lush green fields and tropical crops |.

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