Karunagappally is a small town, situated 27 kms north of the Kollam District. This place is blessed with many scenic locations that gives the picturesque views of 'Gods Own Country.' The people often come here to experience house boat facility, which is the main tourist attraction in Karunagappally town. Having so many beautiful sights all around the town, Karunagappally invites a large number of tourists every year and offers them a visual treat.
The Karunagappally town is linked with Kollam by rail and road and one can easily reach this place through either of the two medium. There is a mini civil station here, which forms a part of the town and many other attractions, like temples, mosques, and church, that tourists love visiting. The Krishnapuram Palace, which has an idol of Budha, recovered from a local tank, is a famous attraction of Karunagappally. Also, the town has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, two old mosques, and a Mar Thoma Church.
The natural beauty of this place, also makes it one of the most popular places to see near Kollam. The Coconut, Paddy, Tapioca, Banana, etc. are the main agricultural crops, grown in this region. The best time to visit this stunning place is in winter, however, some people come here during the monsoon season. The surroundings of Kerela become extremely beautiful with lush green trees and plants, at the time of winter.