Tourist Places in Thrissur (Trichur)

Places to Visit in Thrissur (Trichur)

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Thrissur (Trichur) is mostly preferred by travellers from Thrissur, Bangalore. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Thrissur (Trichur) is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Thrissur (Trichur) are January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November, December. There are 88 tourist places in Thrissur (Trichur), which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Thrissur (Trichur) can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Thrissur (Trichur) for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Thrissur (Trichur) Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Thrissur (Trichur), browse through photos & pictures, explore Thrissur (Trichur) using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Thrissur (Trichur), which are great places to visit, are Vazhani Dam, Thrissur Zoo, Punnathurkotta Elephant Sanctuary, Kauthukapark, Thiruvilvamala. Thrissur (Trichur) can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Thrissur (Trichur) Tourist Places



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Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Temple
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Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is one of the sacred pilgrim spots in South India, known as 'Bhooloka Vaikuntam' and 'Dwarka of the South'. As per legends, the presiding idol, Lord Krishna (Vishnu) of Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is about 5000 years old. This idol originally... Read More »
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Athirapilly Falls, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Athirapilly Falls, famous for its waterfalls, is a popular picnic spot located at a distance of 60 km from Thrissur city, at the entrance of Sholayar ranges of Western Ghats. Originating from the deep forests of Sholayar ranges, Athirapilly Falls plummets from a height of... Read More »
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  • Type: Park
Kauthukapark, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Vadakkumnathan Temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Vadakkumnathan Temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Vadakkumnatha Temple, located in the heart of Thrissur city, is one of the oldest temples of Kerala. Built in typical traditional Kerala style of architecture, Vadakkumnatha Kshetram is decorated with murals and sculptures. Situated amidst Tekkinkadu (Forest of Teak trees)... Read More »
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  • Type: Dam
Vazhani Dam, Thrissur (Trichur)
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State Museum, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Museum
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State Museum, Thrissur (Trichur)
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State Museum Complex, situated over an area of about 5.5 acres of land in Thrissur city, comprises of Zoological Garden, Botanical Garden, Art Museum and Natural History Museum. State Museum Complex was established in the year 1885, is a popular attraction of tourists visiting... Read More »
"The zoo experience"May 21, 2014
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Thiruvilvamala, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Village
Thiruvilvamala, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Thiruvilvamala is a temple town located on the northern outskirts of Thrissur. Situated on the banks of River Bharathapuzha, Thiruvilvamala is famous for its Vilwadrinathan temple, which is dedicated to Lord Rama. Ekadashi is an auspicious occasion at Thiruvilvamala, during... Read More »
"God's Own Village"May 21, 2014
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  • Type: Sanctuary
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Punnathurkotta Elephant Sanctuary, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Punnathurkotta Elephant Sanctuary, located at a distance of about 23 km from Thrissur city and 2 km from Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple at Kottapadi, is home to about 66 elephants which belong to the Guruvayur temple. This sanctuary, which was once the fort and the palace of... Read More »
"A safe place to visit"Feb 19, 2015
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  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
Thrissur Zoo, Thrissur (Trichur)
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"3D movie available"Feb 21, 2015
  • Type: Craft
Kerala Kalamandalam, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Kerala Kalamandalam or ‘Kalamandalam Deemed University of Art and Culture’ at Cheruthuruthy is a major attraction of Thrissur, which was founded by Vallathol Narayana Menon and Manakkulam Mukunda Raja in the year 1930. This is a learning institute which imparts... Read More »
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  • Type: Dam
Peechi Dam, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Peechi Dam is a popular attraction in the vicinity of Thrissur city, situated at a distance of 20 km away. It is built across River Manali to serve the irrigation needs of Thrissur and surrounding areas. Facilities for Boating are available at Peechi Reservoir.  Read More »
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Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary lies in Thrissur District adjacent to the Peechi Dam. This sanctuary, which covers an area of about 125 sq km of land, was formed in 1958.  Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
Appan Thampuran Smarakam, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Appan Thampuran Smarakam, located at Ayyanthole, in the vicinity of Thrissur city, is famous for its vast collection of books, journals, magazines, etc.  Appan Thampuran Smarakam, which is maintained by the Kerala Sahitya Academy, was established in the year 1976. This... Read More »
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Bible Tower, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Monument
Bible Tower, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Bible Tower is the bell tower of Puthen Palli or Basilica of Our Lady of Dolores of Thrissur, which is situated behind the church at a height of about 80 m. Bible Tower is the largest church tower in Asia and is decorated with wood and brass carvings, stained glasses, oil... Read More »
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  • Type: Palace
Shakthan Thampuran Palace, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Shakthan Thampuran Palace is a popular attraction in the city of Thrissur. Shakthan Thampuran Palace, also known as Vadakkekara Palace, was the royal palace of Shakthan Thampuran, an erstwhile ruler of Cochin Kingdom. It was Vadakkechira Kovilakam that Shakthan Thampuran... Read More »
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Chavakkad Beach, Thrissur (Trichur)
  • Type: Beach
Chavakkad Beach, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Chavakkad Beach is one of the popular beaches of Kerala, located in Chavakkad of Thrissur District. Situated along the coast of Arabian Sea on the Western part of Thrissur District, Chavakkad is also famous for its estuary or ‘Azhimukham’. Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Arattupuzha temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Arattupuzha Temple is a popular pilgrim spot located in the vicinity of Thrissur. The temple is dedicated to Lord Ayyappa (Muruga), who is also the presiding deity of the village. It is believed that Arattupuzha pooram is the oldest festival in Kerala. Read More »
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Vazhachal Falls, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Vazhachal Falls, famous for its waterfalls, is a popular picnic spot located at a distance of 60 km from Thrissur city and 5 km from Athirapilly Falls, nearby Sholayar ranges of Western Ghats. Vazhachal Falls, situated with a scenic backdrop of dense forests of Sholayar... Read More »
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  • Type: Church
Puthen Palli, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Puthen Palli or Basilica of Our Lady of Dolores is a major attraction of Thrissur, known for being the biggest and tallest church in Asia.  Puthen Palli, which covers an area of about 2300 m, is built in Indo-Gothic style of architecture and has characteristic features... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Thiruvambady Krishna Temple, Thrissur (Trichur)
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Thiruvambady Krishna Temple of Thrissur is one of the ancient temples of Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Thiruvambady Krishna Temple plays an important role in Pooram festival as it is the starting point for one of the festival processions, while the other is... Read More »
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