Kanjirappally is a taluk and a town that belongs to the Kottayam district of Kerala. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Kochi at a distance of 105 km north-west. Nature and wildlife-lovers will find this place fascinating as Kanjirappally abuts the Periyar Tiger Reserve and the Ranni Forest Division respectively. Temple and countryside-lovers can also try this place out.
Places to Stay
The best place to stay in the region is Kochi. Some of the budget hotels worth trying are Ceylon Bake House (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Aiswarya Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Ale’s Residency (Tariff – Rs. 675), and Seas Tower (Tariff – Rs. 1,000) among others.
The official language of the area is Malayalam. English and Tamil are also spoken and understood.
The main events of the area are Vishu in April, Onam in August, the two Eid(s) and Christmas.
Places of Interest
The Ninar Juma Masjid is located 450 meters from the bus stand. Madhura Meenakshi Temple can be accessed by bus, which can be boarded from the bus stand, about 800 meters away.Chuvattadippara,Vadakumbhagam Althara and Madappallil are some of the well-known tourist attractions in Kanjirappally
How to Get There
Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport at a distance of 98 km.
Kottayam Railway Station is about 36 km from Kanjirappally and is the nearest railway junction.
Buses to the area are readily available from nearby cities such as Adoor, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam and Alappuzha. When you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com avail of online bus ticket booking offers.