Located approximately 15 km (9. located around fifteen kilometers (9. Aluva is accessible through rail (Aluva Railway Station), air (Cochin International Airport) and metro (Kochi Metro). Aluva is a suburb of Kochi in the Ernakulam district of Kerala state, south India. Located on the banks of the Periyar River, it is the industrial center of the state. 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. Joseph Pontifical Seminary, is one of the most visited places in Aluva. The church is a major theological educational institution in the Catholic Church. 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. The place is well connected to major Indian cities; Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai. .