Moonupeedika is a village based in Thrissur District in Kerala State. It is situated 26 km from Thrissur and 261 km from Thiruvananthapuram. The village is placed on a border of two districts, Ernakulam and Thrissur. Kodungallur, Irijnalakuda, Grurvayoor and Ashtamichira are other towns that are close to
Places to Stay
The hotels close to Moonupeedika are in Thrissur - Veeramani Tourist Home (Tariff - Rs. 600), Krishna Inn (Tariff - Rs. 1000), Niya Regency (Tariff - Rs. 1700).
The languages spoken in Moonupeedika are Malayalam, Hindi and English.
The festivals celebrated in Moonupeedika are Thrissur Pooram (April), Arattupuzha Pooram, Kodungallar Bharani (March) and Machadu Mamangam.
Places of Interest
Moonupeedika has a number interesting tourist destinations. Some of them include Heritage Garden, Mummiyur Temple and Charpa Falls in Thrissur (26 km) Kochi Fort, Cherai Beach and Pallipuram Palace in Kochi (50 km), Tiger Valley, Chinnakallar Falls and Sholayar Dam in Valparai (55 km) and Sringeri Math, Punnathoor Fort and Chamundeswari Temple in Guruvayur (34 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Kochi Airport. It is located about 37 km from Moonupeedika.
There is no railway station in Moonupeedika. The nearest railway station is at Thrissur which is 23 km away. Major trains such as Alleppey Express (16308), Amritha Express (16344) and Bangalore Express (16525) connect Moonupeedika to cities such as Alappuzha, Bangalore, Trivandrum and Palakkad.
Moonupeedika is connected through the KSRTC bus services as well as by private bus services such as Kallada Travels. When you are booking a bus ticket online ensure that you log on to a good bus booking portal like Ticketgoose.com.