Situated on the Kollam-Alappuzha road is the Oachira, a pilgrim centre that is known to attract a large number of tourists. It is one of the most sought after pilgrim centers and one of the places to visit in Kollam. Here, the locals worship Lord Parabrahman. A festival is also organised here known as the Oachirakkali. It is one of the best places to visit in Kollam.