Palakkad, enriched with natural beauty is the best known tourist spot in God’s own country. Alluring rivers, popular wildlife sanctuaries and evergreen forests present in this tourist place pleases the hearts of visitors. It is equipped with more than half a dozen of dams like Malampuzha, Pothundi and Siruvani. This tourist destination located at the foot of Western Ghats is a perfect destination for enjoying your holiday trips. Palakkad, adjoined to the state of Tamil Nadu plays a key role in promoting Kerala tourism. This charming district in Kerala is famous for jewellery, handicrafts and Travancore saris. Following is the itinerary of a holiday package to Palakkad, covering best known tourist places within four days time period.
Day 01: Upon arrival at Coimbatore Airport, guides from Palakkad holiday package will transfer you to pre booked hotel. Enjoy dinner and stay whole night at hotel.
Day 02: Post breakfast in the early morning, Palakkad holiday package will start its journey by exploring historic Palakkad Fort. Palakkad Fort, else known as Tippu’s Fort is one among the best preserved forts in Kerala. This protected area under Archeological Survey of India stretches over 15 acres of land. It was built by famous Hyder Ali, the father of Tipu Sultan. Best time to visit Palakkad is from the month of September to April. Traditional architecture and style of Palakkad Fort clearly depicts the glorious history of princely states. After viewing the fabulous sight scenes of Palakkad Fort, tour trip will now move on to Malampuzha.
Malampuzha located 13 Kms from Palakkad city is a beautiful tourist destination. You can see here an enchanting garden built in Japanese style. This garden located below the dam beholds attractive sight scenes like Yakshi statue of Kanai Kunhiraman, amusement park, fish- shaped aquarium, Snake Park and rock garden. Ropeway and boating facilities provided in Malampuzha widens the interests of tourists. In the late evening, tour trip will return to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be provided at hotel.
Day 03: After breakfast, you can get ready for enjoying the sight scenes. Third day of Palakkad holiday package will first focus its attention on Parambikulam wild life sanctuary. It was established in the year 1973 in the Sungam range of hills. You can reach this destination by traveling 125 Kms from Palakkad. This spectacular place is located in the valley between Annamalai ranges of Tamil Nadu and Nelliampathy ranges of Kerala. Sambhar, chital, kraits, vipers, panthers, crocodiles and elephants are some among the living species found in this wildlife reserve centre.
Silent Valley National Park, producing summer rains in Kerala is an important tourist destination visited during Palakkad holiday package. You can find here a wonderful collection of peninsular mammals, 400 species of moths and over 100 species of butterflies. Great Indian hornbill, lion-tailed macaque and Ceylon frog moth are some among the wildlife species found in this park. After viewing the sight scenes of Silent Valley National Park, tour trip will now return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04: Post breakfast, representatives from tourism department will assist you to Coimbatore Airport. By here, Palakkad holiday packages ends with evergreen memories.