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Accommodation in Palakkad

Palakkad has a lot for deluxe and medium to budget accommodation options. Some of the deluxe hotels include Indraprastha Hotel (English Church Road), Revathy Homestay (Kinassery), Fort Palace Hotel (West Fort Road), Tripenta Hotel (Opposite to Rock Garden), K.P.M. International Hotel (Press Club Road), Kairali Ayurvedic Health Resort (Olassery PO), Sri Chakra International hotel (Chandranagar P.O.), Vrindavanam Eco Villa (CN Puram) and Tharavad Homestay (Thenkurussi).

Green Park Hotel (Near KSRTC Bus Stand), Kairali Hotel (Near Bus Stand), Soorya Continental (Soorya Junction), Kapilavasthu Hotel (Near Bus Stand), Elegance Hotel (By-pass Road) and Kanoos East Fort Resort (Fort Maidhan) are medium to budget accommodation options. The hotels are homely and laced with the modern amenities.

Events / Festivals in Palakkad

All important festivals are celebrated with much pomp and show in Palakkad. Festivals in Palakkad provide yet another reason to celebrate “Life” for the natives.

Pongal: One of the most awaited events in Palakkad and all over the state, Pongal is celebrated with great passion and vigor. The term Pongal signifies sweet dish of rice which is eaten on the Pongal festival day. Jaggery, Cardamom and cashew nuts are also included in this dish for the celebration. The local people dedicate this dish to God Surya or The Sun God. It is one of the most important and well known festivals held in the month of mid January every year.

Vadakkanthara: This wonderful festival is celebrated once in 3 years. It is one of the most famous festivals in the city.

Utsavam or Annual Festival: This festival is celebrated on the day of Pushya in the month of February-March and is meant for the purification and revitalizing the powers of the deity.

Saraswathy Pooja: Saraswathy Pooja is held in the last three days of the Navaratri festival as the last three days are especially meant for Goddess Saraswathy. The preparations of Krishnanattam, Kathakali, and Kalaripayattu etc. usually begin on this day. Hence this eve is celebrated with great passion.

Summer Season in Palakkad

The month of March marks the start of summers in Palakkad and it lasts till May. Temperature ranges between 32°C to a mercurial 38°C during these months. Palakkad is generally avoided by the tourists during these months.

Monsoon Season in Palakkad

Monsoon generally hits Palakkad in the month of June and lasts till September. The showers provide great respite to the parched land and are a huge relief for the people after the extremely hot summers.

Best Season in Palakkad

The best season to visit Palakkad is the winter season in the months of December to February. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing and other pursuits.

Winter Season in Palakkad

December to February is the winter season in Palakkad with an average temperature in between 17°C - 28°C. Tourists travelling to Palakkad during this season shall check on the weather before embarking.

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Quick Info

  • Attractions

    None
  • Altitude

    84 m
  • STD Code

    0491
  • Best Season

    Winter, December to February
  • State/Code

    Palakkad/678001
  • LANGUAGES

    Tamil, Malayalam and English
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