Ernakulatthappan Temple, Kochi (Cochin)

Ernakulatthappan Temple differs from most similar shrines in one major characteristic--its idol faces west. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiva, the protector of the city. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ernakulatthappan Temple by using our Kochi (Cochin) day trip tool .
Create an itinerary including Ernakulatthappan Temple
map
Ernakulatthappan Temple Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
137 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • There are many temples in Ernakulam with the diety as Shive, however this is the biggest and most visited Shiva temple . A very traditional shrine where perambulations are done in a particular method,...  more »
  • This temple is located adjacent to Marine Drive. It is a good place for spiritual tourists and easy to reach as it is in the central part of cochin.  more »
  • We are a tambrahm family on our first visit to a temple complex in Kochi. Ernakulathappan, which means Lord of Ernakulam. This was was a memorable 3 in one temple visit - a Shiva temple built by brahm...  more »
Places to stay near Ernakulatthappan Temple

Plan your trip to Kochi (Cochin)

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Ernakulatthappan Temple by other users

26 days in South India, Sri Lanka & Goa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in India BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 33 days in Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM INDIA August, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA July, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM THAILAND September, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Kochi (Cochin) BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in India BY A USER FROM FIJI July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Kerala BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans