Tag Archives: Pathanamthitta

Seethathode : Travel Information

Seethathode A remote village Seethathode is a remote village near the Hindu pilgrimage Sabarimala, in the Pathanamthitta district of the Kerala state, India. 90% of the area in this village is covered in dense reserve forest. It is a part of the Goodrical Range in the Periyar Tiger Reserve. The main cultivation is rubber in this region, by the agriculturists. Seethathode borders the state of Tamil Nadu and therefore, the natives of the village are acquainted with the Tamil language. However, Read more [...]

Maniyar Places to Visit Travel Information

Maniyar Plantation Township Maniyar is a small town near Sabarimala pilgrimage, in the Pathanamthitta district of the southern Indian state, Kerala. It is a high range area in the eastern part of the district. Maniyar dam is located near the township. A wide range of wild animals and birds are found in the region. The rare species of bird, hornbills are widely seen in this area. The languages spoken in Maniyar are Malayalam and English, as in the rest of the state. The mystic hills of the region Read more [...]

Gavi,Pathanamthitta Kerala : Places to Visit in Gavi

Gavi Paradise in Kerala Gavi is a small town located near the famous pilgrim spot Sabarimala in the Pathanamthitta district, Kerala state, India. It is 118 kilometers from Sabarimala, which takes around two and a half hours by road, subject to the traffic conditions. Gavi is surrounded by forests and it rains quite often in the area, hence the roads to Gavi are usually rain ploughed and slippery. Gavi has caught the attention of international travelers and they visit this destination to seek Read more [...]

Chittar , Pathanamthitta ,Kerala India Places to Visit

Chittar Rubbery Chittar Chittar is a hilly village in the Pathanamthitta district of the Kerala state, India. It is 29 kilometers from the district i.e. less than an hour away on road. Malayalam and English are pre-dominantly spoken in the region. It has a tropical summer climate and is pleasant through the rest of the year. The nearest city is Vadasserikkara and Chittar is known as a plantation township in the state of Kerala. Earlier tea and coffee plantations were dominant in the region, Read more [...]

Charalkunnu Hill Station Travel Information

Charalkunnu Honey Town Charalkunnu is located in the Pathanamthitta district of the state of Kerala, in the Indian sub-continent. This town is in close proximity with Kozencherry (5 kilometers), it is 10 kilometers from Ranni and 20 kilometers from Tiruvalla. It is a popular hill station in the lap of the mountains in Kerala. This picturesque hill station is situated on the banks of the river Pampa, which has great significance in the region. The breath-taking views of the nearby valleys add Read more [...]

Kaviyoor, Pathanamthitta

Kaviyoor, Pathanamthitta Kaviyoor is a small village in the Pathanamthita district of Kerala. Kaviyoor is well renowned for its temples. The village is one of the 64 major ancient Brahmin settlements in and around Kerala and the emphasis around this village are the Brahmins and the Hindu temples.  Kaviyoor is located on the western bank of the Manimala River and used to be dependent on agriculture for living which is not the case now. Kaviyoor was part of the Kingdom of Travancore since 1752 when Read more [...]