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Cheruthuruthy is categorised as Riverside

Cheruthuruthy River Views
Koothambalam at Kalamandalam (Photo Courtesy: Arayilpdas)

Reasons to Visit
  • Cheruthuruthy is a riverside area near Shoranur having excellent Ayurveda centric resorts promoting Ayurveda and Cultural tourism in the area.
  • Shoranur is a railhead on the coastal railway for any guests looking to visit areas around Palakkad / Malappuram and Coimbatore.
  • Cheruthuruthy is home of The Kerala Kalamandalam, a cultural centre established in 1930 by Maha Kavi Vallathol to impart training in traditional art forms like Kathakali, Mohiniyattam, Thullal, Koothu, Drama and folk dances.
  • Another major attraction in Cheruthuruthy is the palace of the Kochi Maharaja on the banks of the river, which has now been converted into River Retreat, an Ayurvedic heritage resort.
  • Airports and Access Points for Destinations in Kerala"Shoranur Railway Station near Cheruthuruthy is a railhead on Coastal rail route and best option for travellers looking to visit Guruvayoor, Trichur, Palakkad and Cheruthuruthy."
  • Experiential Countryside Getaways in Central Kerala"Cheruthuruthy is a riverside area near Shoranur having excellent Ayurveda centric resorts promoting Ayurveda and Cultural tourism in the area. Cheruthuruthy is home of The Kerala Kalamandalam, a cultural centre established in 1930 by Maha Kavi Vallathol to impart training in traditional art forms, which is an attraction here for the experiential and heritage travellers. "
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Cheruthuruthy has 2 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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Wellness Resort1

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1 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Cheruthuruthy

Getaway (1-3 nights)1

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  • Cheruthuruthy Experiential Getaway (2 Nights)

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Point to Point Transport

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Pickup from Calicut and Drop to CheruthurutyRs. 3099

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Cultural Tourism Package (A Day with the Masters)Rs. 1112

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Destination Ideas

  • Experiences in Kerala
  • Kerala Craft, Culture, Churches, Temples, Festivals and Heritage

Stay Ideas

  • Ayurveda / Yoga / Meditation centric Stays in Kerala and South India
  • Cheruthuruthy Eco Gardens Getaway
  • Nilayoram Resort – Ayurveda Getaway
  • River Retreat - Riverside Heritage Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Kalamandalam Deemed University of Art and Culture, is a major centre for learning Indian performing arts. Kalamandalam imparts training in classical dance and theatre forms like Kathakali, Mohiniyattam, Kudiyattam, Thullal, Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam, and Nangiar Koothu, besides the traditional orchestra called Panchavadyam. Training is also given in various percussion instruments like chenda, maddalam and mizhavu.
    Arts Crafts Culture
    Cultural Centre
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Our Lady of Dolours Basilica is a minor basilica of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church in Thrissur and is believed to the third-tallest church in Asia. It is famous for its Gothic style architecture.
    Syrian Catholic
    Our Lady of Lourdes Syro-Malabar Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral at Thrissur is one of the largest churches in Kerala, noted for its imposing interiors.
    Syrian Catholic
    Thiruvambadi Sri Krishna Temple is located in Kerala. The temple is one of the two rival groups participating in Thrissur Pooram
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Krishna
    Paramekkavu Bagavathi Temple at Thrissur is one of the largest Bagavathi temples in Kerala, believed to be over 1000 years old.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Devi Temple
    Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi in Thrissur city was established on 26 April 1958 with an aim to develop Kerala dance, drama and music. It works in close collaboration with the Sangeet Natak Akademi in New Delhi.
    Arts Crafts Culture
    Cultural Centre
    Vadakkunnathan Temple is an ancient Lord Shiva temple at Thrissur. This temple is a classic example of Kerala style temple architecture. Mural paintings depicting various episodes from Mahabharata can be seen inside the temple.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva
    Chulanur is famous for peacocks and is declared as the peacock sanctuary, only peacock sanctuary perhaps in entire India.
    Bird Watching
    The Elephant Camp is located in Punnathur Kotta, at a distance of 3 km from the Guruvayur Temple. This Elephant Camp is one of its kinds in the world and is considered to be one of the largest elephant sanctuaries housing around 60 elephants. Most of the elephants are trained to participate in major processions and daily temple rituals. This camp is visited by several tourists every year. The rituals of Gajapooja (Worshipping Elephants) and Anayoottu (Feeding Elephants) are observed here
    Elephant Experience
    Guruvayur is renowned pilgrim destination visited for the Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple, a renowned Lord Krishna pilgrimage and the fourth biggest temple in India in terms of the number of devotees per day.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Krishna

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Nearest Airport in Cheruthuruthy
  • Cochin International Airport ( COK ) , Cochin (Ernakulam)-99 Kms
Railway Stations in Cheruthuruthy
  • Shoranur Junction ( SRR ), Cheruthuruthy
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