Nattika is a small village in Thrissur district of Kerala state, south India. It is centrally located about 25 km from Thrissur, Kodungallur and Guruvayur. There is a beautiful beach in this village called Nattika Beach. Nattika is on the west coast of Thrissur. This is an assembly constituency
Places of Worship:
The Shree Rama temple of Triprayar is in Nattika Panchayat. This temple has got the biggest Shree Rama shrine in South India. This is considered to be a very holy place for Hindus. There is a famous Mosque also at Nattika Beach. This was built at least three hundred years ago and was renovated around 1985. There are lot of temples in Nattika like Eyyani temple, Netrakovil temple, Vazhakulam temple, Arikiri temple, Arayam parambil temple, Panakkal Pandikasalakkal Durga Bhagavati temple, Nagadevata temple, Eran Samajam Temple, Thottupura Temple etc.
There is a college named Shree Narayana College (S.N. College) in Nattika and a Polytechnic at Triprayar named Shree Rama PolytTechnic. There is a very old school at Nattika Beach (Triprayar Beach) called Govt. Fisheries School. This school is attached with a Teachers Training centre & B.Ed centre affiliated to the Calicut University. This school was founded almost a hundred years ago by prominent people in the village. Some of among them were Mr.Panakkal Velandi, Kohinoor Abdul Kader, K.P Saidu and Kanchira Parambhil Theyyan. Later on, the Govt took over the school somewhere in the 1990s and another private school which has come up is Lemer found by one of the prominent businessmen hailed from thrissur, Padmasree M.A.Yousuf Ali.
You can see people from all religions & castes in Nattika like Hindus, Muslims and Christians. There are a lot of people belonging to the Araya Community as fishing is a major activity here.
At Nattika Beach, every year a big celebration Oruma is held by the Kerala Government for promoting tourism. This programme runs for a week and thousands of people come to see and participate in this festival. Many elephants are decorated and brought for this festival and there are different types of cultural programmes performed by famous artistes in many fields. At least 50 lakh Rupees is spent by Kerala Government for this.
Nattika beach is a 3 km long White sandy beautiful beach and fishing is carried on here and now, there are two resorts and lot tourists come for sight seeing & recreation. Most number of people from here work in the Gulf Countries and the remittances from abroad is very high in this area. Most people in this village are educated and well wishers. You can see beautiful Individual Villas and Bungalows are used by the village people for living. Another claim to fame is that the evergreen classic Malayalam Movie \"Chemmeen\" was shot here.
• Accommodation on BB sharing double basis for 3 nights on 3* property
• Complementary break fast
• Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
• Services of a English Speaking Chauffer Guide.
• Sightseeing as per the itinerary
• Airport Tax
Not Included :
• Visa Fees
• Entrance fees.
• Expenses of personal nature.
• Any other services not specified above.
• Video and Camera permits.
• Lunch and dinner throughout the tour.
• Late Check outs & Early check in charges.
• Visa Stamping charges: Rs. 1500.00 per person to be borne by the passenger
• Flights/hotels/rates/itinerary subject to change as per availability at the time of confirmation of the tour.
• All fares & rates are as prevailing today. Taxes are calculated as on 01.12.2013
• The visits to wild life parks will be at client\'s own risk
Minimum 2 pax
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Padayani is a ritual dance performed in the temples dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy in the central Travancore region of Kerala. Perhaps, the The ten-day annual Othara Padayani at Puthukulangara Devi Temple, Othara, 7 km from Chengannur, Pathanamthitta district. Festival highlights: Padayani mela - ritual art performance every night Kakarissi natakam Pooppada thullal Bhairavi kolam - the most imposing padayani spectacle with its enormous headgear made of 1001 painted arecanut fronds - on the last day Deity of the temple: Bhadrakali, the Goddess in her most fierce form