Holiday Trip in Palakkad

Experience Serenity with Palakkad Holiday Packages

Palakkad is the most prolific and densely forested land of Kerala. The scenic beauty of the place leaves a long-lasting impression on your heart. Untouched by harshness of time, the place enjoys a flawless natural beauty. Along with its tranquil greenery, people book Palakkad holiday packages for visiting several other attractions like forts and museums. But the biggest appeal of Palakkad tour is wonderful wildlife sanctuaries located over there, which create a thrilling experience for the visitors. The charming destination of Palakkad is a getaway for the travelers seeking to visit a landscape offering ethnic cuisine, home-stay, culture and irresistible heritage of Kerala.
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Tourist Attractions in Palakkad

Palakkad trip brings innumerable sightseeing experiences for the tourists. They can explore here a number of tourist attractions on their visit to this destination.

Tipu Sultan Fort:
Often called as Palakkad Fort, it is one of the best preserved forts in South India. The fort is a protected monument and is under the surveillance of the Archaeological Survey of India. Tipu Sultan Fort was built by Haider Ali in 1790.
Malampuzha Garden:
At a distance of 10 km from Palakkad, the famous picnic spot is comprised of a dam and delightfully landscaped gardens. It is situated on the lower hills of the Western Ghats.
Chittur Gurumadam:
This is a memorial to the author of Adhyatma Ramayana - Thunchath Ezhuthachan. He has spent his last days here. You can see his different belongings at this place.
Kalpathy Temple:
Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this is a famous temple celebrating the annual chariot festival.
Jain Temple:
Built about 500 years ago by Jain head, the temple is situated on the western suburbs of Palakkad town. This historic granite temple displays metaphors of the Jain Thirthankaras and Yakshinis.
Other Temples
There are many other temples in this town, including Thiruvalathoor Shiva Temple, Viswanathaswamy Temple, Meenkulathhi Amman Temple Pallasena, Pdussery Devi Temple and few more.

Excursion to Palakkad

Palakkad is a beautiful place but there are several other places to see near this scenic town. Most of these places are great visual treat and give the rustic feel of Kerala. In fact, your Palakkad travel is incomplete without visiting them. Some popular destinations for visiting near Palakkad are Kunchan Smarakam Fort, Silent Valley National Park, Thrithala, Manglam Dam, Attappady, and Dhoni Hills.

Best Time to Visit Palakkad

The weather of Palakkad is similar to other destinations of Kerala. The average temperature during a year is between 25° C and 32° C. Summers lasts between March and May. The monsoon in Palakkad comes in June and continues till September. The winters have temperature between 18° C and 25° C from December to February. The best time to visit Palakkad is from September to February.

How to Reach Palakkad

If you are booking Palakkad holiday packages, then explore the options to reach Palakkad.
By Air
The nearest airport to Palakkad is located 55 km away in Coimbatore. Most of the airlines connect it with rest of the world. After arrival at the airport, you can take taxis or other transport to reach Palakkad.
By Train
Palakkad has two railway stations. The main station is Palakkad junction, which is located 5 km away from Palakkad.
By Road
Palakkad is connected with all main towns and cities of Kerala through a wide network of roads. It is easily accessible from various parts of Kerala.
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