Places to visit in Thrissur

In this post, we would like to tell you the best places to visit in Thrissur. Thrissur is known as the cultural capital of Kerala, and the land of Poorams. The district is known for its ancient temples, churches, and mosques

Best places to visit in Thrissur 

1. Sri Vadakkunnathan temple

Location: Swaraj Round N, Kuruppam, Thekkinkadu Maidan, Thrissur, Kerala 680 001 

It is an ancient temple of Hindu’s dedicated to lord Shiva and this temple is one of the famous temples in Thrissur, It is famous for the rarity of the temple murals. The temple is also a home to a museum of ancient wall paintings, wood carvings and art pieces of old times

Timings: 4:00 to 11:00 AM and 5:00 to 8:20 PM 

Closest hotels: 

  • Lemon Residency
  • Hotel elite International
  • Gurukripa heritage Hotel 
  • Hotel Palace Tower
  • Zip By Spree Hotels Mangala Towers 

2. Paramekkavu Bhagavathi Temple

Location: Paramekkavu Devaswom Building, Round East, Thrissur, Kerala 680 001 

It is one of the largest Bhagavathi temples in Kerala. The main deity of this temple is Devi Vaishnavi and it is one of the participating temples of the famous Thrissur Pooram festival

Timings: 5:30 to 11:00 AM and 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (Tuesday to Sunday)

Closest hotels: 

  • White Palace Hotel
  • Wariyam Heritage
  • Hotel Luciya Palace
  • Green Plaza 
  • Hyatt Regency     

3. Thiruvambadi Sri Krishna Temple 

Location: Shoranur Road, Patturaikkal, Thrissur, Kerala 680 020

It is a 16th century Hindu temple, the main deities of this temple are lord Krishna & Bhadrakali and is the one of the best places to visit in Thrissur. This temple takes part every year in the Pooram festival

Timings: 5:30 to 11:00 AM and 5:00 to 8:00 PM (Tuesday to Sunday)

 Closest hotel: 

  • Shivalaya Residency
  • Hotel National Tourist Home
  • Niya Regency
  • Casino Hotels
  • The Garuda Hotel 

4. Shakthan Thampuran palace

Location: Stadium road, Chembukkav, Thrissur, Kerala 680 020

It is a palace in Thrissur, It was constructed in 1795, it is a royal residence of the king of Cochin and now it has been a very famous Places to visit in Thrissur.

The striking feature of this place is that it is a shrine of the God of serpents which is known as a Serpent Grove and many species of animals and plants can be spotted too in the heritage garden

Timings: 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (Tuesday to Sunday)

Entry Fees: Adults: INR 10 (with camera INR 30)

Children: INR 5

Closest hotels: 

  • Hotel Trichur Towers
  • Hotel Peninsula Thrissur 
  • Kallada Hotels and Resorts
  • Hotel Green Plaza 
  • Joys Palace

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