Ochanthuruth

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Ochanthuruth
village
Ochanthuruth is located in Kerala
Ochanthuruth
Ochanthuruth
Ochanthuruth is located in India
Ochanthuruth
Ochanthuruth
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°0′0″N 76°14′0″E / 10.00000°N 76.23333°E / 10.00000; 76.23333Coordinates: 10°0′0″N 76°14′0″E / 10.00000°N 76.23333°E / 10.00000; 76.23333
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Government
 • Body Panchayath
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 682508
Telephone code 0484
Vehicle registration KL 42
Nearest city Kochi
Lok Sabha constituency Ernakulam
Civic agency Panchayath
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Ochanthuruth is one of the villages in Vypin, an island in Ernakulam district, Kerala, India. It is on the southern part of Vypin.

Geography[edit]

It is located at .[1]

Location[edit]

Ochanthuruth is 3 miles (5 km) north of Kochi.

Getting there[edit]

The commissioning of the Goshree bridges in 2004 has greatly improved the connectivity to Vypin island from the mainland. Regular ferry and boat services are also available between Vypin and Fort Kochi.

Tourism[edit]

The lighthouse at Puthuvype attracts a number of tourists.[2] The lighthouse is open to tourists on all days from 3 pm to 5 pm. The famous Cherai Beach and Pallipuram Fort are near Ochanthuruth.

Bus stops[edit]

Significance Company-Peedika
Sree Sukrutha Samrakshini Sabha U.P. School
Puthuvype Major junction and shopping area. The Light House, Temples, Churches, Beach, The Federal Bank, Post office, Auditorium, Santa Cruz High School, C.M.E.P.S, St. Antony's Church, Village office.
Schoolmuttom State Bank of India, Temple, St. Marys LP School
Valappu Fish Market, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.
Malipuram Mosque, Olio bread company, Primary Health Center, Karthedom Church, Panchayat Office.

References[edit]

Aluminium Factory in Malipuram by Karikkassery Family

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