Maravanthuruthu Water Street Village

Maravanthuruthu is a small village located in the Kottayam district of Kerala in India. It is surrounded by the river Muvattupuzha and is connected to the neighbouring villages Thalayolaparambu, Enādi by recently constructed bridges. In January 2023, when Kerala was chosen by the New York Times as one among the 52 must-see tourist destinations in the world, Maravanthur got a special mention for its rurality. As part of the tourism mission's STREET project (Sustainable, Tangible, Responsible, Experiential, Ethnic, Tourism), Kerala's first water street was started in Maravanthur.