Friday, September 13, 2013


Ilaveezhapoonchira is an enchanting hill place located about 55 km from Kottayam. It is an ideal place for adventure and sightseeings. Addressed in the midst of hill rocks near Kanjar the place is a home to all the natural activities. The place is one of the important tourist destinations in kerala. A person loving adventure and trekking must visit this place once in your kerala tour. It is the exact place where you can experience the true colors of Nature and verdant greenery. From the place one can easily view the regions of Idduki, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Pathanamthitta and Alappuzha. One can also reach to this adventurous spot from Thodupuzha as it is only 20 km away. There are no trees around the place so it is ideal for watching sunrise and sunset. The place is quite interesting as the name itself means “a valley where the leaves don’t fall” amazing but this is the fact. The place also offers many other tourist attractions.

Main attraction

The place is especially known as a perfect picnic spot. Another attractive place is Muniguha. The place offers many exciting activities like trekking, adventures, Malankara Dam, Kannidapara, Kazhukankulimali waterfalls, Pandavart Guha, watch sunrise, jeep safaris and cave exploring. All these attractions are worth experiencing as it gives the true feeling happiness. Tourists expecting adventurous activities are heartily welcome to this place and have the unique experience that you will cherish forever. The place captivates more than thousands of tourists through the weekend as it is the best place to see the clean and clear view of sunrise and sunset. The cool air floating all around is refreshing as we all know that kerala is a paradise to the south and it never fails in offering attractions. It is a worth visiting place once in your lifetime.

Weather and best time to visit

Ilaveezhapoonchira experiences three major seasons such as winter, summer and monsoon. Each season brings out different weather conditions. The winters start from the month of November to February and the weather remains very cold and clear. Summers receive humid weather and the days become hotter. It falls on the month of March to May. Monsoon begins from the month of June to September. The weather remains foggy and mist and heavy rainfall is accepted during this season. It is the popular place to experience and the best place to get relaxed. The best time to visit is during the months of November to March.

How to reach and where to stay

The nearest rail station is Kottayam which is located at a distance of 57 km away from the spot. Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport and the distance between the spot and airport is just 76 km. You can travel via roadways and make your journey more adventurous. There are numbers of buses available from Pala, Thodupuzha, and Kottayam. The place is well connected with all the major cities of different states and kerala itself. The place offers budget hotels where you can make an overnight stay and you can easily book according to your budget. All kinds of requirements and facilities are been provided. The hotels provide perfect accommodation, safety and privacy. Make your to such an enchanting place and experience all these facilities and attractions at your best.