Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival – Coimbatore
Departure – Coimbatore
Route:- Coimbatore - Cheruthuruthy (2N) - Coimbatore.
Summarized Itinerary :-
Day-1 Arrive at Cheruthuruthy. Visit Kerala Kalamandalam Arts Acadamy.
Day-2 Visit Handloom Making Units and Pottery centre.
Coimbatore to Cheruthuruthy -104 kms (2 hrs)
Cheruthuruthy to Coimbatore -104 kms (2 hrs)
Destination Overview :-
Coimbatore - Coimbatore is the second largest city in state of Tamil Nadu and a major textile and engineering hub. The plantation areas Coonnor and Valparai and hill station of ooty and kodaikanal are accessible from here.
Cheruthuruthy - Cheruthuruthy is a riverside area near Shoranur having excellent Ayurveda centric resorts promoting Ayurveda and Cultural tourism in the area.
Arrive at Cheruthuruthy. Cheruthuruthy is a riverside getaway near Shoranur, renowned for its Ayurveda resorts and as an experiential getaway. Visit Kerala Kalamandalam Arts Acadamy (The seat of Kerala's Art and culture (1.5 kms)) and spend some time there. Kalamandalam imparts training in classical dance and theatre forms like Kathakali, Mohiniyattam, Kudiyattam, Thullal, Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam, and Nangiar Koothu, besides the traditional orchestra called Panchavadyam. Training is also given in various percussion instruments like chenda, maddalam and mizhavu.
Visit Elephant Camp in Punnathur Kotta (40 kms - 1 hour). This Elephant Camp is one of its kinds in the world and is considered to be one of the largest elephant sanctuaries housing around 60+ elephants. Return by afternoon and later visit Handloom Making Units (12 kms) and Pottery centre (1 km).
Depart to Coimbatore for onward journey.