Puralimala, famous hill station and the muthappan temple in kannur
Puralimala is one of the hill stations in kerala located in kannur, this is a most beautiful tourist spot in kerala. the hill ranges has historical back ground says the history of indian independence. commonly known as the war ground of the great warrior pazhassi raja usually known as kerala lion. pazhassi accepted the gorrilla war by the help of tribes in wayand. during his martial life he select the hill for planning discussion for war against British east india company. This place is sometimes called churalimala in kannur. a narrow road welcomes you to the world of biodiversity. both sides of the road is full of green lush.
Puralimala sree muthappan temple is the adjacent attraction and the major pilgrim center in malappuram, people reach here not only for visiting the wild beauty but also for having the blessings from sree muthappan, an ancient god of hindu devotees. it is also famous for trekking. it is very important to reach at this hill station for know more things and historical back ground of gorilla war in kerala.col. arther vellasly was faced pazhaassi raja during the war but the final stage pazhassi committed suicide to escape from the enemies, and the great man belongs to kottayam royal family in kannur district.
Don’t miss puralimala and the muthappan temple when you plan a trip to kannur. mattannur is the nearest city to this beautiful kannur hill station. there are two possible railway stations available from the destination they are kannur and thalasery with the distances 25 and 27 km respectively. calicut international airport is the nearest airport. post monsoon season is the best time to visit puralimala, especially the months from october to march, which serves a beautiful scenic view to your eyes and mind also get relaxation too much.