Kollam, some time ago Desinganadu, is an old seaport and city on the Laccadive Sea shore of the Indian province of Kerala. The city is on the banks Ashtamudi Lake. Kollam has had a solid business notoriety since the times of the Phoenicians and Romans. Fed by the Chinese exchange, it was specified by Ibn Battuta in the fourteenth century as one of the five Indian ports he had seen over the span of his twenty-multiyear travels. Desinganadu's rajas traded government offices with Chinese rulers while there was a prospering Chinese settlement at Kollam. In the ninth Century, on his approach to Canton, China, Persian vendor Sulaiman al-Tajir observed Kollam to be the main port in India went by immense Chinese throws out.
Marco Polo, the Venetian voyager, who was in Chinese administration under Kublai Khan in 1275, went by Kollam and different towns on the west drift, in his ability as a Chinese mandarin. Kollam Fest is Kollam's own particular yearly celebration, pulling in for the most part Keralites yet additionally many residential and remote travelers to Kollam. The primary setting of Kollam Fest is the notable and monstrous Ashramam Maidan. Kollam Fest is the mark occasion of Kollam. Kollam Fest tries to grandstand Kollam's rich culture and legacy, tourism potential and interests in new ventures.
Currency: Rupees - INR Pincode of Kollam: 691001 Language : Malayalam Weather: Summer 18°C to 30°C Winter 8°C to 18°C