Syrian Church (East Fort):
An imposing building with a chittralayam
of a picture gallery where mural paintings
from all the parts of kerala
& Zoo: Both enclosed within
the same area.
Good collection of wood carvings, metal
sculptures and ancient jewellery.
24 kms from Trichur. The Peechi dam constructed
across the Manali river.
21 kms from Trichur. Kutamanikyam Temple
in India dedicated to Lord Rama’s brother
Bharata. The waters of this temple tank
are said to have curative powers.
: 32 kms from Trichur, 109 kms
from Trivendram. Guruvayur also known as
the Dwaraka of South India of the famous
Sri Krishna Temple. Here is said to have
been worshipped by Lord Brahma himself
at Dwaraka. After Lord Krishna left this
Earth for his heavenly abode and the holy
city of Dwaraka.
Shrine: At Mammiyur just half a
kilometers away from Krishna temple.
In the Chuttambalam or outer enclosure is
the tall 33.5 mts high gold plated Dhwajastambham
or Flagpost abd the 7 mts high Dipastambha
or Pillor of Lamps, whose thirteen circular
spectable when lit.Sri Parthasarthi
Temple (close to sri Krishna temple).
Shiva Temple: Entry into
the templs is restricted to Non-Hindus and
photographuy is strictly prohibited.
St. Anthony Church (in Guruvayur).
4 kms from Guruvayur. Ancient fort, which
houses 40 temples elephants.
3 kms from Guruvayur. It has a pleasant
beach and mansoleum of Haridrosskuttee,
lieutenant of Haider Ali of Maysore.
One km from Chavakkad. It is the site of
an ancient church founded by St. Thomas
the Apostle in !st century.