From Vaduvanchal, the major city of Cochin is approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the south.
To understand why so many holiday-makers select Kerala as a vacation destination, make sure you schedule in some time to explore the places surrounding Vaduvanchal. Two examples of places within a relatively short distance of Vaduvanchal are Nilambur, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Vellamunda, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast.
Approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the northeast of Vaduvanchal is Mysore, a regional center which is home to Gumbaz Mausoleum, Daria Daulat Bagh and Chamundi Temple. Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, Sriranganathaswamy and Maharaja's Palace are more interesting sights here that should be included on everyone's list.
Kerala is a great spot for travelers who get excited about open-air markets and gardens. If you are looking for indoor activities, it's hard to go past Kerala's theaters and craft workshops. These are good places to learn a little about the local lore and culture and find a unique souvenir.
Get a different perspective on Kerala by taking to the air. Paragliding is a great way to spend a few hours here. For those who like to get wet, include some watersports in your itinerary. Canoeing is a popular option here and another popular watersport on offer is swimming.
When it's time to say goodbye to Vaduvanchal, head to the nearest major airport situated in Kozhikode, 35 miles (56 kilometers) away.