Karukutty is located within the Angamali taluk of the Ernakulam district in Kerala . It belongs to Central Kerala Divisionand is located 38 km from the district headquarters, Kakkanad and 235 km from the state capital, Thiruvananthapuram. Other cities close by are Madurai, Calicut and Peelamedu. Karukutty is known for the many temples and churches and therefore for religious harmony. Places to Stay
There are a number of accommodation facilities available in and around Karukutty, especially in Ernakulam. Some of the hotels are Quality Airport Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 1620), Abad Metro (Tariff - Rs. 1543).Language
The local spoken language in the village of is Malayalam. Other common spoken languages include Tamil, English And Hindi.Events
The festival of Krishnashtami is held in the month of August or September. Onam, Vishu and Chritmas are also widely celebrated.Places of Interest
Onjadam Bhagavati Temple, Unnimadom Temple Karayamparambu, Chirakottu Bhagavati Temple, Krishnapuram Sri Krishnaswamy Temple, Chalappuram Sri Krishnaswamy Temple, Mattapilly Devi Temple, Munnoorppilly, Palissery and Sree Narayana Gurudeva Temple, are the main attractions in this village. Ezhattumugham, Thumboormoozhi Dam, Anthirappily, Valpari, Kochi, Thissur are some of the tourist destinations around Karukutty.How to Get There
The nearest major airport to the village of Karukutty is the Kochi airport which is situated at a distance of just 6 km.
The nearest railway station to Karukutyy is Angamali railway station which is 3 km away. However, Karakutty also has its own railway head, located 2 km from the village.
There are regular buses running from various parts of the state. Some bus operators who provide quick services are Ramu Travels, Mordern Travels, Pavit Travels. Bus booking online
facility enables travellers to get to popular destinations without any hassle.