Illithode, enjoy the experience of nature beauty in kochi
Illithode, a gift of nature lies at the bans of periyar
Illithode is a beautiful tourist destination is blessed with the great natural beauty at malayattoor in ernakulam district. it located at the valley of rolling hills and surrounded by the greenery hills in one side and become more attractive by the fresh water of periyar river in another side. it is really a perfect destination for the peoples who love the nature. this is the spot giving the calm and peaceful experience for you. this is the eco tourist spot in kochi and the highlight of the destination is the flowing of the river in the forest area of illithode. it situated 10 km from malayattoor and 62 km from kochi.
illithode is an un populated area at mulankuzhi in malayattoor, the spot is rich with the teak ad and mahaagony trees. illithode is an unexplored area in ernakulam and hence a lot of people unaware about this tourist destination and the awesome nature beauty. so that the destination is unpolluted, although the number of tourists are increment day by day. the cool and fresh water flowing through the forest provides a calm experience even a single dip in the water of periyar must be great experience for you. st. thomas church situated at malayattoor is the pilgrim center near to spot.
Kodanad elephant rehabilitation center is also another attraction at malayattoor which is focused at the another side of the periyar river. there are many animals and creatures are occupies inside the forest. boating is the activity which focused at the water source near to the spot. malayattoor is the nearest place and kochi is the major city to the destination. there are bus services and rail head focused at ernakulam to reach the other cities of the state. cohin international airport is the closest airport to reach at illithode.