Nemmara is a village in Nemmara Tehsil, Palakkad District in Kerala. It comes under Central Kerala Division. It is located at 29 km from the District headquarters Palakkad. Nemmara is a Taluk head quarter. Chittur- Thathamangalam, Ottappalam, Shoranur are the major nearby cities to Nemmara. Nemmara is surrounded by Pazhayannur Taluk towards the west, Kollengode Taluk towards the east, Alathur Taluk up north and Kuzhalmannam Taluk in the south.
Places to Stay
Nearby hotels include Palakkad Heritage (Tariff – Rs. 1600), Hotel Gazala (Tariff – Rs. 1500), Hotel Holiday Break (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
Malayalam and English are the languages spoken in Nemmara.
Nemmara is famous for its Nemmara-Vallangi Vela ('Vela' festival), which is the festival of "Sri Nellikulangara Bhagavathi Lord" in April.
Places of Interest
Nearby tourist destinations include Pothundi Dam (9 km from Nemmara), Nelliyampathy. Palakkad, Ottapalam, Navaneetha Krishna Temple, Kalchadi Waterfalls, Sri Nellikulangara Bhagavathi Temple, Koduvayur, Pothundi Dam, Palakkad (26 km), Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary (28 km), Malampuzha (32), Anaimalai (40 km), Chittur-Thathamangalam (21 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Coimbatore, which is located at a distance of 70 km from Nemmara.
Palghat (PGT) is the nearest major railway station to Nemmara, located at a distance of 8.1 km.
Nemmara is situated on the Trissur-Pollachi route. From here, travellers can go to Tamil Nadu through Kollengode and Govindapuram to enter the town of Pollachi. From Trichur bus stand, Nemmara is just 48 km away. Akbar travels, Hindusthan Travels, KST Tours offer the best travel services to travellers. Avail of a bus ticket booking offer when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.