Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Ernakulam Kerala India - Top 10 Tourists Places in Ernakulam

Ernakulam in Kerala's prime travelers attraction, it beautifully stands across the islands and promontories in the spectacular location between the amazing backwaters and the Arabian Sea. It is an enchanting tourists destination to spend some time exploring the treasures of historical India, hunting the numerous art galleries and nap in some of the luxurious heritage accommodation relishing the taste of exotic culture and traditional rituals practiced by people in this part of the state.

The fact that Ernakulam Kerala India is the first district of India to have achieved 100% literacy rate is because of its developed and dynamic educational standards of its inhabitants.

Ernakulam Travel Attractions
A beautiful island near the city of Ernakulam, Bolghatty is famous for the Bolghatty Palace built by the Dutch in 1744 AD

The oldest synagogue in India, it was built in 1586 AD by the prosperous Jewish community whose links with Kerala began in Kodungalloor in northern Kerala.

Built in 1503 by Portuguese Francisan Friars, this is the India's oldest European church.

Indira Gandhi Boat Race is a grand fest on the rolling backwaters of Kochi. Conducted in the last week of December, it is a fitting finale to the Tourism Fair.

Distance between Ernakulam and Cochin : 8 KMS
Distance between Ernakulam and Alleppey : 63 kms
Distance between Ernakulam and Kollam : 150 kms
Distance between Ernakulam and Trivandum : 210 kms
Distance between Ernakulam and Kovalam : 235 kms
Distance between Ernakulam and Madurai : 234 kms
Distance between Ernakulam and Chennai : 729 kms