The gateway to the Sabarimala temple, Erumely located in Pathanamthitta district, Kerala, is on the Kanjirappalli - Pathanamthittaroute.The town has a small river, Koratty that flows through it. There are many temples and a famous masjid in this town. By age-old tradition, pilgrims on their way to the Sabarimala temple make the stopover at this town and visit the temples here before proceeding on their journey.
Places to Stay
There are not many places to stay in Erumeli. Tourists visiting the place can stay at the Marias Homestay and Hotel Hill Top in Kanjirappally, which offers rooms for Rs.500 onwards.
Eerumelypettakettu is one of the popularcelebrationsin this town
Malayalam is the main language spoken in this town.
Places to Visit
The important places of worship at Erumelyare the SreeDharmashastha temple, the ErumelyCheriyaAmbalam and the Valiyambalam, which is located right next to each other in the heart of town.
How to Get There
The closest airport is at Cochin
The nearest railway station is at Chengannur (34kms)
ErumelyBus Stand runs regular bus service to neighbouring towns and villages. There are a great number of bus operators Kallada Travelthat offers travellers regular bus services to and from the town. Get bus ticket booking offers from Ticketgoose when you book your tickets online.