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Malampuzha garden is associated with malampuzha dam in palakkad district of kerala .  new development activities will be do in malampuzha garden at a cost of twenty one crore . The malampuzha garden was built in 1960 ‘s . it was built in mughal style of garden making.

About thousands of tourists includes both domestic and foreign , visits malampuzha garden and malampuzha dam every year.  Malampuzha garden is very much famous among film makers . Rare species of trees and shrubs , in Akamalavaram forest is an another attraction in malampuzha

The first stage of developments already completed and the inauguration will take place in next month.  The illumination light work, new entrance gate , new children park, light work in garden are added attractions.



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The malampuzha rock garden is located at malampuzha in palakkad district of kerala.  The renovation work of this garden completed at a cost of Rs 47 lakh .  The rock garden will be inaugurate by the Chief Minister V.S Achuthanandan  .

The famous rock garden was  constructed by Nek Chand . it is believed that it was built in  1995 .  The renovation works are controlled by Nek Chand Foundation.  About  sixty cement statues repaired during the renovation work.  In addition to the repair work , new statues are placed .  the security lights installed in different parts of the garden . the metal grills are implemented to prevent  touching of statues .



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SRI VILWADRINATHA TEMPLE

It is about 15 km from Ottapalam , the temple is dedicated to lord rama . and lord lakshmana . the divine brothers in the epic ‘the Ramayana’

SRI THIRUMANDAM KUNNU BHAGAVATHI TEMPLE

The temple is on the name of goddess Bhagavathi , it is situated about 20 km from palakkad

KOTTAPURAM BHAGAVATHI TEMPLE

Here you can see  a temple dedicated to goddess bhagavathiat kottapuram . which can access from palakad.

ALATHUR TEMPLE COMPLEX

This is a very famous temple complex at alathur near palakkad  . here you can see four temples dedicated to lord siva , lord Krishna, lord varadaraja and goddess mahalakshmi

JAIN TEMPLE

The place is on the west of palakad town receives its name from the historic jain temple .

PALAKKAD FORT

The beautiful fort is at the heart of the city . it was built by Hyder ali of mysore in 1766 . now a days it is protected by archaeological department of India.

FANTASY PARK

The amusement park offers seen to make the fantasies come  true. The park is very good for spending holidays.

DHONI

This is  a sumptuous sylvan region with beautiful waterfalls. A three hour long trek has to be carried out to get to the foot of the beautiful dhoni hills.



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MALAMPUZHA DAM

This beautiful dam and the conscientiously laid garden with a variety of brilliant and colorful flowers ,the meticulously manicured grass lawn , the wonderful meadows the picturesque mountains displaying an orchestrated water show all that and a lot more leave the tourists spellbound.

The dam is a part of western ghats . the gracious expanse  of lake formed by the dam provides boating facilities . the dancing light s in a  beautiful array break the cool darkness of the night. A well equipped swimming pool with high diving stages , an aquarium and pleasure rides like boating and the ropeway and children’s park are major attractions.

LAKKIDI

It is about 30 km from palakkad . a  historic monument at killikkurissimangalam is very much famous. The famous ‘thullal poet’ kunchan nambiar house is located at lakkidi .

KOLLENGODE

It is about 20 km from palakkad , the literal meaning of kollengode is ‘Adobe of Blackmiths’ cherishes the rural beauty of palakkad . this place also hold an ancient monument namely kollengode palace . which is a memorial of kunchan nambiar.

MEENKARA

This is a beautiful dam across the river Gayathri , the river merges with Bharathapuzha is an exciting picnic spot.

OTTAPPALAM

The place make its importance by the presence of several grand festivals and places of worship .during the festival season the entire town swells in population.

MANGALAM DAM

It is about 50 km from palakkad , the dam come across the river Cherukunnath river. , this is a famous picnic spot.



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Palakkad town is located at kerala tamilnadu border , here you can see the combined influence of the cultures of both the states . Number of ancient temples and grand festivals can see here. The great classical singers Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavathar and palakkad sri ts Mani Iyer is from this district. The district hold a remarkable landscape with magnificent mountains, enchanting rivers etc.’The Malambuzha dam’ and ‘the Siruvani ‘ dam are seen here .number of ancient monument are seen here . the nearest airport is Coimbatore , 55 km away



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