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Location: Nelliampathy lies 75 kms away from Palakkad.
Attractions : The height of the hill ranges from 467 metres to the tallest peak Padagiri perching at 1572 metres above the sea level. The valleys of dense, evergreen forests and orange plantations and tea, coffee and cardamom estates in this place are of great scenic beauty. Seethakundu at Nelliampathy offers a panoramic view of the valley.
Getting there: Nelliampathy can be reached either from Palakkad or from Trichur via Nenmara. Accessing Nelliampathy from Palakkad (75 kms) is a thrilling experience, with the road taking you through the hairpin curves on the Ghat road covering the fascinating terrain of the Western Ghats.