Travelers are voting The Santa Cruz Basilica, Kadamattom Church and St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, Kokkamangalam as the best of 11 churches in Ernakulam. There are 8 churches in Kottayam a city just 31 km from Ernakulam and 11 churches in Alappuzha which is 33 km distant. The most popular of these are The Santa Cruz Basilica in Kottayam and St. Thomas Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, Kokkamangalam in Alappuzha. You can find 22 churches in Kerala and 147 churches in the country of India. Our members favorite in Kerala is The Santa Cruz Basilica and St. Alex Church is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of churches in Ernakulam.