From Palappuram, the city of Cochin is 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the south.
Consider using Palappuram as a base for further adventures. This popular region possesses a wealth of interesting cities, attractions and landscapes. For more things to see and do, try the Lakshmi Narayanapuram Krishna Temple and Tipu Sultan Fort in the vicinity of Palakkad, which lays 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the west of Palappuram.
While you are staying in Palappuram, visit Coimbatore. Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast, this regional city is where you'll find Kari Motor Speedway, Singanallur Lake and Tamil Nadu Agricultural University. Karunya University and Bethesda Christian Temple are also good spots for calling into while you are here.
When the weather's great, why don't you grab the chance to discover Kerala's open-air markets and gardens?. Should the weather turns nasty; don't panic, Kerala is home to a wide range of theaters and craft workshops, that'll keep culture vultures busy.
Don't visit this region without getting a bird's-eye view. There are some great options for paragliding. When it's time to take time out to smell the roses, try out wildlife watching or beach combing.
If you plan on traveling by air, keep in mind that the closest major airport is Calicut International Airport, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest of Palappuram.