(1500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Kerala | India
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Pathanamthitta is categorised as Plantations

Aranmula Temple
Sabarimala Pilgrimage - Photo Courtesy AVS Narayan
Anikkattilammakshethram (Photo Courtesy: Pradeepkumarpk51)

Reasons to Visit
  • Pathanamthitta (2000 ft asl) is a plantation area lies on the route between Periyar and Kovalam and is also from where Sabarimala pilgrimage can be approached.
  • Pathanamthitta is home to some homestays here are very popular with inbound guests for a nature centric, activity oriented experiential experience.
  • Guests can also visit Aranmula Temple from Pathanamthitta
  • Significant Hindu Pilgrimages in and around South Kerala"Pathanamthitta is base point for devotees to visit Sabarimala temple, which is one of the most difficult pilgrimages and extremely significant for the Lord Ayappan devotees. Sree Vallabha Temple is a Lord Vishnu Temple near Pathanamthitta and is one of the 108 Divya Desam temples of Lord Vishnu. While Sabarimala pilgrimage is typically undertaken as a annual standalone pilgrimage in a group, Sree Vallabha temple is visited as part of Kerala pilgrimage itinerary."
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  • Pattanamthitta Experiential Getaway (2 Nights)

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Destination Ideas

  • Experiences in Kerala
  • Kerala in Monsoon
  • Sabrimala Pilgrimage

Festivals linked to Pathanamthitta (Kerala)

  • Adoor Gajamela
  • Aranmula Boat Race
  • Kadammanitta Padayani
  • Othara Padayani
  • Parumala Perunnal

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    The Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple is a Lord Krishna temple in Pathanamthitta and one of the 108 Divya Desam temples of Lord Vishnu
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Krishna
    Anikkattilammakshethram is an ancient temple on Kanjirapally - Pathanamthitta route. Here Lord Shiva and Goddress Parvati are worshiped together with equal significance which makes it one of a kind in Kerala.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva, Devi Temple

Destinations within reach from Pathanamthitta

  • Kollam ( 61 Km )

    Kollam is the second most commercially active town in Kerala after Cochin and known for Cashew more

  • Pala ( 68 Km )

    Pala is located 22 kms from Kottayam and is set around rubber Plantation highlands. Pala is home more

  • Teekoy ( 70 Km )

    Teekoy is a plantation area 43 kms from Kottayam enroute to Vagamon and home to some plantation more

  • Kumarakom ( 71 Km )

    Kumarakom is a patch Vembanad lakefront at 15 kms from Kottayam and renowned world over for their more

  • Varkala ( 74 Km )

    Varkala is a beach destination at 60 kms north of Kovalam and home to ancient Janardhana Swamy more

  • Peermedu ( 76 Km )

    Peermedu is a local getaway and known to be very misty and windy and visited for a nature centric more

  • Marari ( 81 Km )

    Mararikulam near Alleppey is one of the best beaches in Kerala offering idyllic beach stay more

  • Vagamon ( 83 Km )

    Vagamon is an idyllic hillside getaway surrounded by tea plantations and forests. With over more

  • Vaikom ( 89 Km )

    Vaikom set 22 kms North of Kumarakom and is renowned for its Vaikom Shiva temple and scenic more

  • Madurai ( 250 Km )

    Madurai today is one of the busiest towns in Tamilnadu. The Meenakshi temple is awe-inspiring and more

  • Valparai ( 250 Km )

    Valparai is a plantation area at about 100 kms from Coimbatore and 60 kms from Polachi. The area more

  • Karur ( 315 Km )

    Karur is situated around 70 km west of Trichy. Karur is a stopover as a part of Coimbatore - more

  • Trichy ( 343 Km )

    Trichy is one of the 4 most important business towns in Tamilnadu. It is generally visited along more

  • Ooty ( 394 Km )

    Ooty (7500 ft asl) is one of the premier hill stations of India. It is known for its colonial more

  • Thanjavur ( 398 Km )

    Thanjavur is an important center of South Indian art and architecture. The Brihadeeswara Temple is more

  • Salem ( 413 Km )

    Salem is gateway to idyllic hillside hamlet of Yercaud (35 km) and is part of Bangalore - Madurai more

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Nearest Airport in Pathanamthitta
  • Trivandrum International Airport ( TRV ) , Trivandrum-107 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Pathanamthitta
  • Kottayam ( KTYM ), Kottayam-59 Kms
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