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. Aluva is accessible through rail (Aluva Railway Station), air (Cochin International Airport) and metro (Kochi Metro). it's the starting point of Kochi metro rail, that began its operations in June 2017. Located on the banks of the Periyar River, it is the industrial center of the state. The Periyar River flows 229 km through the town of Alia and is one of the largest rivers in Kerala. The river is the place to visit in Aluva with its smooth and clean banks adorned with palm trees, coconut trees, temples, churches, and mosques. The church is a major theological educational institution in the Catholic Church. It is believed that Lord Rama worshiped the Shiva lingam placed here in the Aluva Manal Purana. The bridge is built over the Periyar River, offers a magnificent view of the city to the travelers and is a must-see in Aluva. .