getting here
The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport at Nedumbassery, which is 25 km from Big Banana Island Retreat. The nearest Railway station is at Alwaye, 20 km away, which is an industrial town, where most trains have a stop. From Fort Cochin and Ernakulam, the retreat is 30 km. by road. From Alwaye, there are frequent buses to North Parur (Paravoor). From the town of North Parur, Big Banana Island is 5 km. There are buses and auto rickshaws that will take you to Valiya Pazhampilly Thuruth, where the Big Banana Island retreat is situated.

We can arrange to pick you up from the Airport or Railway station, if required.