Located in the state of Kerala, Thiruvalla is a culturally rich town in the Pathanamthitta district of the state. The city became a municipality in the year 1919 AD and is the largest commercial center in Pathanamthitta district. The city serves as a doorway to Sabarimala and is a beautiful picnic spot to enjoy holidays.
The city is also known as the town of temples and is very popular for its temples and religious places. Thiruvalla travel guide is full of references to the religious destinations. Shri Vallabha Maha Kshetram is the main religious place to visit and is also known as Thiruvalla Temple. The statue of Garuda is located on the top of the temple and is the key attraction of this temple. Some of the other important tourist destinations include Malankara Marthoma Syrian Church, Kaviyoor Mahadeva temple and Paliakkara Church.