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Tourist hot spots in Pathanamthitta
A major Hindu pilgrim centre in Kerala. Season : mid Nov to mid Jan. Nearest Rail head is Chengannur.
The historically known beautiful masjid is located in the town. The Season starts from 14 Nov to 20 Jan. Those who are interested in trekking can trek down through the Forest of Periyar wildlife sanctuary to Vandiperiyar near Thekkady. Chengannur is the nearest rail head.
It is a highly polished metal alloy mirror related to Partha sarathy temple.
This temple has 18th century murals. Aranmula is 10 km from Chengannur.
Aranmula boat race
The boat race is conducted in Onam season near the Partha sarathy temple.
This Mahalakshmi temple is 16 km from Pathanamthitta at Kodumon. It is believed that the well water is having skin disease healing power.
This beautiful place has a 34 m waterfall and is 35 km from Pathanamthitta on the Erumeli road.
A major Christian pilgrim centre having the tomb of St Gregorious.
An ancient church believed to be built by St Thomas in 52 AD is here.
This historical temple is 13 km from Adoor. The king Veluthambi dalava was
fighting with the British. He suicide at this temple to prevent the capture by the British.
Dam in the forest is a popular picnic spot located 57 km from Pathanamthitta.
Dam in the forest is a popular picnic spot with animals.