Muringoor, a village in Kerala’s Thrissur district, on the banks of River Chalakkudy is well known for its Divine Retreat Centre. The Salem-Kochi-Kanyakumari Highway passes through this region. Thrissur is 36 km away from this village and its capital, Thiruvananthapuram, is 249 km away. This village lies on the border of Thrissur and Ernakulam districts.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in Muringoor. Chalakudy, which is 3 km away, provides good budget hotels. One such budget hotel is Premier Tourist Home (Tariff – Rs.487).
The official language spoken in Muringoor is Malayalam.
The important festivals celebrated in Muringoor are Maha Shivratri in February, Vishu and Easter in April, Onam in September and Christmas.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist attractions in Muringoor such as water falls, rivers, beaches, religious centres and parks. Some of them are Chalakkudy River (24 km), Athirappilly Water Falls (32 km), Potta (7 km), Pallipuram (31 km) and Kara Beach (32 km) away from Muringoor.
How to Get There
Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport, which is 18 km away from Muringoor.
There is no railway station in Muringoor. The nearest railway station, Divine Nagar Railway Station, is just a kilometre away from this village.
Muringoor is well connected through highways and other bus routes to neighbouring villages and cities. There are private bus operators that have special packages to this region from cities such as Bangalore and Mangalore. Using bus ticket booking coupons to book your tickets will help you get discounts for your journey.