Snehatheeram Beach , Thalikulam– The best beach in Thrissur

Snehatheeram Beach Better world

Snehatheeram beach in Thalikulam , near  Thrissur, Kerala, is beautiful beach and ideal place picnic spot for families.

In the  evenings in this beach, one can have  views of  mesmerizing Sunsets. Sea is relatively calm and safe.

The  cleanliness of the beach and surroundings is the highlight of this beach.

‘Snehatheeram’  in Malayalam means love shore  and  compared to other beaches Snehatheeram beach is safe for couples and children, as it is run by department of tourism,Kerala Government. 

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A nice beach garden with a good children park in the beach  is also  a good attraction. The  park is having lots of good quality equipment and a small pool for the leisure of the children. There is an entry fee for the  garden and children’s park.

Snehatheeram Beach garden Better world

Snehatheeram beach has become famous recently thru their week long beach festivals promoted by the tourism department, which is conducted every year.

There is a restaurant called Nalukkettu opposite to the beach where seafood is offered.

How to reach Snehatheeram Beach.

Snehatheeram beach is 30 Kilometer drive from Thrissur in Thalikulam in  Ernakulam – Guruvayur route. The beach is 3 kilometers from Thalikulam. 

Snehatheeram Beach in Google Maps.

Vazhani Dam- An emerging holiday tourist destination in Thrissur.

Vazhani dam is emerging as a nice weekend picnic spot for families in Thrissur. Families, youth and children are coming in large numbers to enjoy the beauty of the nature.

It is a perfect place to  those who look for a place which is away from the noise and pollution of the city. Peace and tranquility of the place will be a nice experience for them.

Vazhani dam is situated in the dense forest of Machad hills in Thrissur district of Kerala.
   Vazhani Entrance
The  dam is built in 1959 in Wadakkancheri river for irrigation and drinking water and is 800 meter long  earth dam in a picturesque place.
Vazhani Dam
The dam and the water body  have the backdrop of lush greenery of the dense forest around.
Vazhani Dam view
There is a  beautiful garden with a children’s park  below the dam which attracts lot of people including school children.
Vazhani Dam garden
Vazhani Dam garden also have a newly built hanging bridge  across the canal.
Vazhani Dam hanging bridge  
How to reach Vazhani Dam:
Vazhani Dam is 9 Kilometers drive from Wadakkanchery in Trichur District of Kerala in South India.
Wadakkanchery is a small town which is 16 Kilometers from Thrissur in the Thrissur – Shoranur  Road.
Nearest Railway stations are Wadakkanchery and Thrissur.

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Ooty Botanical Garden - A heaven on earth !!!
Facts about Ooty- The most popular Hill station in South India


Facts about Ooty- The most popular Hill station in South India

Ooty For a better world

Ooty is the one of the most popular travel destination for tourists from India and abroad.

It’s natural beauty, confortable climate, marvelous gardens, Lakes and tourist friendly people, make Ooty one of the  best hill stations in India. 

Please find below the most relevant information about Ooty for the benefit of future travellers.

Alternate Name of Ooty: Udhagamandalam

Location of Ooty : Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu state, South India.

Places of Interest in Ooty: Ooty botanical garden, Rose garden, Lake park, Ooty Lake, Deer park, Government Museum

Places Around Ooty: Doddabetta peak, Pykara lake and waterfalls, Kalhatty waterfalls, Mudumalai Wildlife sanctury, Coonoor.

Ooty Area : 36 sq. kms.

Ooty Altitude from Sea level(in meters) : 2240

Ooty Temperature

Summer :    Max: 25.0ºC Min:10.0ºC

Winter :     Max : 21.0ºC  Min :0ºC

Rainfall in ooty :121 cms

Ooty Season:   April to June and September to November

Clothing: Heavy woollen in Winter; Light woollen in Summer.

Languages spoken : Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Badaga and English

Address/Phone No Tourist Information Centre:

  • Tourist Information Centre,Hotelier's Association,Charing Cross, Ooty-643 001. Tel: (0423) 2443837
  • The Tourist Officer,Tourist office, Govt., of Tamil NaduWenlock Road, Ooty - 643 001.  Tel: (0423) 2443977,Fax: (0423) 2444369.

Ooty Botanical Garden - A heaven on earth !!!


One Indian Gooseberry ( Amla- Nellikka) a day can give you super health.

Indian gooseberry
Indian Gooseberry or Amla( Nellika)  is a wonder fruit with magical medicinal powers.
Amla is extremely rich in  Vitamin C. It also contains many minerals and vitamins like Vitamin C, Calcium, Phosphorus, Iron, Carotene and Vitamin B Complex.
Amla is a the key ingredient in the many  Ayurveda medicines like Chyavanaprasha , Thriphala etc.
Please go thru some of the key facts about Indian gooseberry.
  • Best source of natural vitamin C.
  • Good source of dietary fiber.
  • Boosts the immunity of the body.
  • Very effective in fighting cancer.
  • Tones up Muscles. 
  • sharpens the brains and helps to alertness and memory.
  • strengthens the liver, Exposure to chemicals and consumption of chemically-treated food or drinks affects the functioning of the liver. Amla helps in elimination of toxins.
  • Reduces acidity.
  • Increases fertility.
  • Helps in hair growth and reduces hair fall.It prevents premature graying of hairs and dandruff.
  • Helps in proper functioning of the urinary system,
  • Good for skin and skin related problems.
  • Beneficial for eyes
  • Magical antioxidant properties. Many health problems are conduced by oxidative damage.  Antioxidant agents prevent and repair such damages. Vitamin C is a good antioxidant
In India Amla is used as a food item also. Pickles ,chutneys [paste], Jam, Wines and Fresh juice is made out of Amla which are very popular.
The fresh juice of Amla normalizes acidic urine. It is helpful in burning urination and urinary infections.
So friends.. Eat at least one Indian gooseberry /Amla a day, to make your health great.
Remember Health is wealth!

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