The first thing ever the city of Kollam is reputed for is cashews. There are numerous cashew factories in and around the region. It still tops the list of exports from the place. Cashew from different parts of the world are imported and processed and then it is exported to various parts of the world. A visit to them gives you a first-hand experience of the various processes like shelling, peeling, roasting and packing involved with it.

Cashew Factory - Places to Visit in Kerala