8 Places Near Thrissur For One Day Trip

1. Athirappilly Waterfalls

Thrissur, Athirappilly Waterfalls is the largest waterfall in Kerala. It's a great place to enjoy the beauty of nature and take a refreshing dip in the water.

2. Guruvayur

Known for the famous Guruvayur Temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, this town is just about 27 km from Thrissur. Apart from the temple, you can explore the Elephant Camp, Punnathur Kotta, and Mammiyur Mahadeva Temple.

3. Vazhachal Waterfalls

Close to Athirappilly, Vazhachal Waterfalls is another beautiful spot, just 5 km away. It's a great place for a picnic and to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kerala's natural landscape.

4. Kodungallur

Kodungallur is known for its historical and cultural significance. Visit the Kodungallur Bhagavathy Temple, Cheraman Juma Masjid (the oldest mosque in India), and the Kodungallur Palace ruins.

5. Cheruthuruthy

Kalamandalam, an institute dedicated to the preservation of traditional Kerala arts like Kathakali and Mohiniyattam,  You can catch a traditional performance or explore the serene surroundings.

6. Peechi Dam

Peechi Dam is a great spot for a day trip. You can enjoy boating in the reservoir or explore the nearby Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary.

7. Punnathur Kotta

This elephant sanctuary is located near Guruvayur and is about 27 km from Thrissur. You can see elephants up close and learn about their conservation.

8. Thiruvilwamala

Thiruvilwamala Temple dedicated to Lord Rama, this town is about 47 km from Thrissur. The temple is known for its architectural beauty and spiritual significance.