Munroe Island: The best spot for canal cruise in Kollam

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Munroe Island is a hidden pearl in the backwaters which is composed of a cluster of 8 islands. Each of them is separated by small water channels and lakes. Munroe Island has located about 27 km from Kollam.

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MUNROE ISLAND: KNOW MORE

ABOUT

Munroe Island is located about 27 km from Kollam town. The island, formed by the backwaters of the Ashtamudi Lake and Kallada River, is known for its mangrove forests and lagoons. The place is named in honor of Resident Colonel John Munroe, a native of Scotland, who served as the Diwan of Travancore. Munroe Island is composed of a cluster of eight islands, each of them separated by small water channels and lakes. This quaint island offers a tranquil setting where you can spend a relaxed and idyllic holiday.

CONNECTIVITY

Railway station: Munroe Island, about 3 km

Flight: Trivandrum International Airport, about 84 km

Activities: Canoe and kayak tours, Sight Seeing

Timings: 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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