Palakkad Travel Guide
Palakkad is a district located 350 kilometers north of the state capital Thiruvananthapuram. It is a rural area and is the large producer of rice in the state and hence it is rightly called “The Rice Bowl of Kerala.” It acts as a Gateway to Kerala as it lies on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border.
Apart from the other parts of Kerala, the language spoken by the people of Palakkad is Tamil. Some major tourist attractions in the city are Palakkad Fort, Silent Valley National Park, Pothundy Dam, Dhoni Waterfalls, Wayalar Dam, Jain Temple, Kollengode Palace, Thenkurussi, etc. The best time to visit Palakkad is in the months from November to March.Read More Read Less