Located 307 km from the capital city of Thiruvanthapuram, Pathiripala is a small town in the Palakkad district of Kerala. It is situated 26 km from Palakkad and the cities near it are Ottapalam, Palakkad, Shoranur and Chittur.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Pathiripala. Some of them are Hotel Aramana (Tariff – Rs. 1500), Hotel Sree Lakshmi (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Kottaram Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Choice Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Pathiripala is Malayalam. The other languages spoken in Pathiripala are Tamil, English and Hindi.
The important festivals of Pathiripala are Navratri, Diwali, along with festivals that include Kalpathy car festival and the Jain temple festivals, the Ottappalam Nercha festivals and the Chittor Kongan Pada festival.
Places of Interest
Pathiripala offers many places that interests tourists. These places include the Mutharam Bhagavathi temple (12.2 km away), the Brehmeswaram Siva temple (14.7 km) and the Palakkad fort (25 km.)
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Peelamedu airport which is located at a distance of 75 km from Pathiripala.
The nearest railway stations are the Lakkiti railway station and the Mankarai railway station. An important railway station near Pathiripala village is the Palakkad railway station which is 21 km away.
There are daily bus services to Bengaluru, Ottappalam and Palakkad. One of the best bus operators in this region is Atlas Travels. Book yo bus ticket by logging onto travel websites and confirm your tickets without hassle. When you buy your tickets online look out for bus ticket booking offers.