Find toilets in Kerala

This item appears on page 4 of the October 2019 issue.

Using the smartphone app produced by Kerala Tourism (, travelers to the state of Kerala in southwestern India can find the nearest of 750 listed toilets statewide, with information on its type (squat or Western) and location (in a restaurant, hotel, etc.) plus photos. Whether it is handicapped-accessible or not is not specified.

The app also allows users to find nearby sites of interest and to book accommodations and day tours while in Kerala.

The “Kerala Tourism” app can be downloaded for free on Apple and Android. (Be sure to download the app by that name created by “Kerala Tourism Official,” as similarly named apps are not supported by Kerala Tourism.)