3 mi) away from the river Periyar, Aluva is one of the major industrial centers in the state. Ltd, Mayoof Technology Systems, Manvish Info Solutions Pvt Ltd, Seeroo IT Solutions, Coral Business Solutions, Logicpond Technologies Pvt Ltd, Offshorent Solutions Pvt Ltd, Thadevu Technologies, Vapbro Solutions, etc. 7 kilometer from Aluva. The metro station is at Bypass, Aluva. Aluva is the place to visit because it offers good viewing options. The Shiva Temple and the Seminary Church are religious. Joseph Pontifical Seminary, is one of the most visited places in Aluva. The Shiva Temple in Aluva is located on the sandbank between the tributary Mangalappuzha and the Periyar River. He is said to have created a Shiva lingam on the sandy banks of the Parasurama river. Trains from all major stations have stops at Aluva Railway Station. The place is well connected to major Indian cities; Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai.