Palakkad City Guide
Dhoni, a hilltop 15 Km from Palakkad, is famous for its farmhouse, harbouring hundreds of cattle of Swiss variety. Situated at 3 Hrs of trek from Palakkad, it is a major attractions of Palakkad
Dhoni, a hilltop is situated 15 km from Palakkad.
Dhoni, situated at a distance of 15 Km from Palakkad is a fairly long climb of a 3-hour trek from the base of the Dhoni Hills. This reserve forest area with its small, beautiful waterfall has many tourists all through the year. It is a splendid and captivating waterfall. Dhoni provides trekkers the opportunity to explore its hilly terrains. Its lush green surroundings are a pleasure to watch. Dhoni is also famous for its farmhouse, harboring hundreds of cattle of Swiss variety. The Vishwanatha Swamy shrine, the oldest Shiva temple is situated 3 kms from Palakkad. The annual chariot temple is a gala event. The annual 'Ratholsavam' or Chariot Festival at Sree Viswanantha Swamy temple lasts for seven days.
By Air :
Nearest airport is the Coimbatore Airport, 55 Km from Palakkad
By Rail :
Palakkad railway station is a major railhead in South India.
By Road :
Palakkad is connected by an excellent network of roads to all the major cities in India.
There are a number of moderately priced hotels and luxury hotels available in Pallakad. Apart from hotels, tourists can opt for Tourist Banglows, the Government owned hotels or guest houses.