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Vallarpadam




Vallarpadam is an island located west of Bolghatty Island in Ernakulam District. It is about 3.5 km in length in the north-south direction. The Goshree bridges connect Vallarpadam and Vypeen with the mainland at Ernakulum.

St Maryís Church is the main attraction of the Island. Vallarpadam Feast and Festival attracts many people in and around the place. Vypeen lighthouse and Bolghatty Palace are the nearby attractions.

Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport. The nearest railhead is Ernakulam Junction Railway Station. Cochin Port is located on the southern side of Vallarpadam Island. The proposal for an International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) at this place has been sanctioned by the Government.



Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Ernakulam
Location: Vallarpadam
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