Kollam - Achencoil Temple

Kollam - Achencoil Temple tour occupies a significant position among the weekend tours from Kollam. Achencoil is one of the famous centers for pilgrimage in Kerala. The location of Achencoil Temple has made it easily accessible from all parts of the country. The marvelous temple is located nearly 80 kilometers away from Punalur, one of the cities in Kollam district.

Surrounded by the thick forest, the Sastha temple in Achencoil is one of the famous shrines of Kollam. According to the history of Achencoil Temple in Kollam, the idol of Sastha was set up long before the Christians dominated the region. Every year thousands of tourists come to the temple to pay homage to the deity.