"Quilon/Kollam & The Backwaters" Quilon by Willettsworld
Quilon Travel Guide: 20 reviews and 149 photos
Kollam, known to the Portuguese as Quilon, is located in southern Kerala, 71km (43 miles) north of the state capital Trivandrum. I came here from Alappuzha (Alleppey) on a Backwaters Tour which is probably the main reason for coming here as there is little to see in the town itself. In fact, I only stayed here for a night and then walked around the town the following morning before taking a train the short distance to Varkala.
This clock tower, erected in 1944, is located in between the Mukkada Bazaar and train station. more travel advice
This colourful market is just to the west of the Mukkada Bazaar and features shops with nicely organised and colourful... more travel advice
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