present day Quilon is famous for its varied modern industries, Cashewnut
Processing & Research, fisheries etc. for the tourists coming
from Trivandrum, Quilon
is the beginning of the magnificient backwaters of Kerala.
: Sea level.
Temperature (deg C): Summer- Max 35, Min 25; Winter-
Max 33.5, Min 24.
Rainfall : 279 cms.
Best Season : October to March.
: The nearest Airport Trivandrum (71 kms) is connected by Indian
Airlines flights with Bombay, Bangalore, Cochin, Delhi, Madras,
Male & Colombo. East West Airlines also connects Trivandrum
Quilon Junction is connected to major cities in India.
Quilon is connected by road with Chavara (16 kms), Trivandrum
(71 kms), Varkala (37 km), Alleppey (85 km), Kottayam (110 km),
Thekkady (198 km), Ernakulam (152 km), Kundara (13 km), Trichur
(229 km), Palghat (308 km), Calicut (374 km), Cannanore (461 km),
Kasaragod (575 km) etc.
Services: Quilon is connected by buses to Trivandrum,
Thekkady, Cochin, Calicut, Trichur, Kottayam, Kanyakumari, Tuticorin
Massive light house. Visitors are allowed to go to the top of the
Visiting Hours : 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs. every day.
Quilon like Alleppey is also surrounded by beautiful coconut palms
presenting a panoramic view cruising on this lake is very interesting.
Motor boats, pedal Boats & rowing boats can be hired from Ashtamudi
Boat club Quilon, Tel: 2519 or Quilon Promotion Council, Guest House
Compound, Tel: 76456.
16 km, Kundara 13 km, Courtallam (Health Resort) (104 km), Alleppey
Manager, Govt. Guest House, Quilon. Tel: 76456.
2) Manager, Quilon Tourism Promotion Council. Tel: 76456.