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Vadakkunnathan Temple

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5th May 2017

Thrissur Pooram 2017, Thrissur Pooram Festival Kerala-Goibibo

Thrissur Pooram is one of the popular festivals of Kerela, which is celebrated at the Vadakkunnathan temple. It is an important festival that is celebrated on Pooram, when the moon rises with Pooram star in the Melan month of Malayalam calendar. This colorful festival has been celebrated for the last many decades and has a special place in the history of the culture too. The roots of this festival dates back to the 17th century that is celebrated with great grandeur and glee in the present times too. The celebrations start with 15 elephants marching from Thiruvambadi temple to Vadakkunnathan temple carrying Lord Krishna’s idol. There are around 80 drummers playing classical music in the background and people dancing in joy.

This mass festival witnesses visitors and deities from nearby places that make the event a wonderful affair. In the evening, a competition called ‘Kudamattom’ begins where people carrying colorful umbrellas sit on the elephants and exchange their umbrellas and music is played in the background to make it more interesting. After this ceremony, the idols are placed on the elephants and sent back to the temples. This wonderful festival is a treat to the eyes of the spectators who love to be a part of it. This year, Thrissur Pooram will fall on 5th May 2017 and shall be visited to feel the magic of this event.
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Hotels Near Thrissur Pooram 2017

Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 1:59 pm
- Jan 20, 2018 at 9:58 pm
Rated
5
Overall a good experience. All the staffs were friendly especially the Mr. - Aby ; front office who went out of the hand to help me have a comfortable stay.
The Garuda - Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

3100

The Garuda

Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 19, 2016 at 8:34 pm
- Jun 09, 2018 at 5:19 pm
Rated
5
Good location, superb property, nice hospitality, hygienic room & bedding. Over all enriched breakfast. Enjoyed short stay, planned to come back for vacation.
HOTEL POORAM INTERNATIONAL - Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

2200

HOTEL POORAM INTERNATIONAL

Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.1 / 5
4.1 / 5
Last Booked : Jan 25, 2016 at 7:49 pm
- Mar 08, 2018 at 10:13 am
Rated
3
Providing Ac room for non Ac bookings and you won't be able to switch on Ac. So the issue is no ventilation or air hole will be there, tightly closed atmosphere, otherwise it is good.
HOTEL PENINSULA THRISSUR - Marar Road, Thrissur

990

HOTEL PENINSULA THRISSUR

Marar Road, Thrissur

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.3 / 5
3.3 / 5
WARIYAM HERITAGE HOMESTAY - Press Club Road, Thrissur

1500

WARIYAM HERITAGE HOMESTAY

Press Club Road, Thrissur

Approx 400 m from venue

Last Booked : Aug 22, 2016 at 10:29 am
- May 27, 2018 at 9:27 am
Rated
4
Nice comfortable stay and very much privacy as rooms in ac r not attached one another .support staff are good very helpful.
GURUKRIPA HERITAGE - Chembottil Lane, Thrissur

1615

GURUKRIPA HERITAGE

Chembottil Lane, Thrissur

Approx 300 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.7 / 5
3.7 / 5
Hotel National Tourist Home - M G Road Thrissur, Thrissur

1573

Hotel National Tourist Home

M G Road Thrissur, Thrissur

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.7 / 5
3.7 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 9:51 pm
- Mar 20, 2018 at 7:56 pm
Rated
5
Good Quality rooms with spacious ,bath room is also clean and spacious ,good amenities like Health club ,Swimming pool and Ayurveda are excellent .
Joys Palace (Hi-Luxury Business Hotel) - Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

3000

Joys Palace (Hi-Luxury Business Hotel)

Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

Approx 1 km from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.3 / 5
4.3 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 8:54 pm
- Mar 07, 2018 at 7:37 pm
Rated
4
Stayed in many hotels in Kerala, seems to be the best.value for money very neat and good looking rooms.
HOTEL LUCIYA PALACE - Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

2750

HOTEL LUCIYA PALACE

Kuruppam Road/T.B Road, Thrissur

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.4 / 5
4.4 / 5
Last Booked : Sep 20, 2016 at 3:34 pm
- Feb 22, 2018 at 10:00 am
Rated
3
Complimentary Break fast,,, Not professional,,, they offer only Dosa or poori,,, time delay in bringing items to table
Hotel Mangala Towers - Sakthan Nagar, Thrissur

2500

Hotel Mangala Towers

Sakthan Nagar, Thrissur

Approx 600 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.9 / 5
3.9 / 5