Paliyam palace, the old palace says about the rulers in Kochin
paliyam palace, location, entry fee and visiting hours
Paliyam palce is the historical building that are belongs to the royal family of kochin, paliyam is a small village is located at the ernakulam district. paliyam palace was built around 17th century. paliyam palace belongs to the prime ministers of the kochin kingdom they are commonly known as paliyathachans. the palace also known as kovilakam. the building is two storeid and thatt follows a pure kerala style architecture, even though the architecture of the buiding shows the similarities.
There is the magic of wooden carvings found at the total structure of the building. there are many things to attract the visitor by the historic records, letter of the family and other family events. Paliyam palace is a great evidence of the kingdom of kochin and the heritage of kerala, kochi was the battle field of kochin kings against the colonials, but the palace was actually renovated by the dutch after the defeat. this is the paradise for he visitors who want to know more about the history, this can be catch by the evidences preserved here and archaeologists too. video-graphs will be possible at the palace.
The palace is located in chendamangalam which is about 28km from paliyam palace. the tourist destination is close to kochi, so you can catch other attractions surrounds to the destination. ernakulam is the nearest city which is also the nearest bus station and the rail head. cohin international airport is located at a distance of 23 km from the spot. all over the year is the best time to visit this palace, you may choose the timings as your wish.
9.00 am to 5.00 pm is the visiting time allowed in the palace, there should be pay the entry fee 20 rupee per head and 120 rupee for the foreigners.
Address: Chendamangalam,North Paravur, Ernakulam, 683512