Charalkunnu hill station – the popular tourist spot in pathanamthitta
Charalkunnu hill station, beautiful hill station, specialties
Charalkunnu hill station is one of the main hill stations in kerala which located in pathanamthitta district. it situated at the valley of holy river. pathanamthitta and pamba are world famous, because both of these two are the components of sabarimala temple, it located at a town named kozhencherry 5 km away on the way to thiruvalla pathanamthitta via kumbazha highway. the hill stations are the high altitude towns dur1dation camps are the specialty of this tourist point compared to other hill stations in kerala. it will give a panoramic view of the pamaba valley as in its best level. the top point at the station is the major attraction it attracts many domestics and others.
there is only a few things to enjoy in pathanamthitta district, but most of them having massive nature beauty provide for the visitors including gavi, now gavi is a the major tourist attraction in pathanamthitta especially the kuttanvanchi safari. it is rich with dense forest and biodiversity ever in kerala. it located along with the mountain ranges in pathanamthitta. the camp house situated here is very comfortable for staying which spread over an area about 8 acre land belong to the hill station. around 300 people can stay here at a time.
it situated 17 km from pathanamthitta, 10 km from ranni and 20 km from thiruvalla. charalkunnu is the literally means a hill of graves. all around the year is the best time to visit the hill station but the post monsoon is the best time especially october to march is ideal for visiting. there are many some waterfalls spots you can enjoy which adjacent to the location. Pathanamthitta and kozhencherry are the nearest cities which easily connect to other cities of kerala. the nearest railway station is located at thiruvalla and this is the only railway station in the district. trivandrum international airport is 113 km away from here