Located in the Palakkad taluk of Kerala is a tiny village that is known as Parali. Parali belongs to the Central Kerala Division and has its district headquarters in Palakkad which is 9 km away. Some of the villages nearby Parali include Mundur, Kottayi, Mozhipulam, Puduppariyaram and Mepparamba. Parali is easily accessible as it can be reached by train. Visitors also have the option of travelling to Parali by bus.
Places to Stay
Parali is a small town and so does not have many hotels nearby. However, local homestays are available.
Malayalam is the local language here. Hindi, English and Tamil are some of the other languages that are used here.
Onam which falls between August and September is a popular festival here.
Places of Interest
The Palakkad Fort (14 km from Parali) and the Malampuzha Garden (30 km from Parali) are popular tourist attractions close to Parali.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Parali is at Coimbatore which 50 km away.
There are two railway stations near Parali i.e. Parali Junction and the Palakkad Railway Station. Tourists can get trains to major cities like Hyderabad, Kozhikode, Mangalore, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Bangalore, Mumbai and Chennai from these stations.
The nearest bus stand to Parali is at Palakkad. The popular private operators which ply on this route are Kallada Travels and Sona Travels. From the Palakkad Bus Stand, one can easily get buses to cities like Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Pondicherry. Several discounts on bus tickets are available online which you can avail of while booking your tickets.