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Adoor

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Adoor is a well known municipal town in Kerala in India.

Adoor Town Sky-View

Get in[edit]

By bus[edit]

From Thiruvananthapuram (100 km) or Kochi (130 km).

Get around[edit]

By bus[edit]

KSRTC buses connect Adoor with almost all important places in Kerala.A new inter-state service was also introduced. A new KSRTC scania luxury bus was also introduced which helps travel to Bangalore. Getting to nearby places is quite easy as there are a number of private buses connecting villages in and around Adoor. Other major routes through Adoor are:

  • Kayamkulam - Punaloor (Ordinary and Fast)
  • Kayamkulam - Kottarakkara (Ordinary and Fast)
  • Kayamkulam - Pathanamthitta (Ordinary)
  • Kottayam - Kottarakkara (Ordinary, Fast and Express)
  • Kottayam - Thiruvanathapuram (Ordinary, Fast and Express)
  • Ernakulam - Thiruvanathapuram (Ordinary, Fast and Express)
  • Guruvayoor - Thiruvananthapuram (Ordinary, Fast and Express)
  • Kollam - Pathanamthitta (Private and Govt.)
  • Chavara - Pathanamthitta (Private)
  • Karunagappally - Pathanamthitta (Private and Govt.)

KSRTC Bus Stand Contact no: 04734 224767

By car[edit]

  • From Thiruvananthapuram to Adoor - 2 Hrs (85 KM)
  • From Ernakulam( Cochin) to Adoor - 3 Hrs (130KM)

For internal Travel minimum charge will be ₹10 and every one km the charge is ₹8 in day time and ₹10 in night. Autorickshaws are available throughout the day and are deployed at Central Bus Stand.

By foot[edit]

  • From Adoor Central Govt. Bus Stand to Private Bust Stand - 10 Min.
  • From Adoor Central Govt. Bus Stand to Revenue Tower - 5 Min. ( Near To Private Bus Stand)
  • From Adoor Central Govt. Bus Stand to Parthasarathy Temple - 2 Min.
  • From Adoor Central Govt. Bus Stand to Chennampallil Temple - 15 Min.
  • From Adoor Central Govt. Bus Stand to Trichennamangalam Mahadevar Temple - 20 Min. (Peringinadu)

See[edit]

Poothamkara Shri Dharma Shastha Temple
  • Parthasarathy Temple (near the Private Bus Stand). The most important temple in town.
  • Trichenamangalam Mahadevar Temple (10 kilometers away at Peringanad).
  • Sree Dharma Sastha Temple (5 kilometers away at Chenampalil).
  • Peedikayil Devi Temple (Pannivizha). A wonderful temple with century old traditions.
  • Sree Mahadevar Temple (Pannivizha). One of the rare Dekshinamoorthy temples with century old traditions.
  • Ezhamkulam Devi Temple (5 km from Adoor Town). Famous for "Garudan Thookam and Kettukazhcha" that takes place as a part of the annual Kumbhabharani Festival.
  • Ammummakavu Devi Temple (Chiranickal), Parakode North - Chiranickal (5 km from Adoor Town). Ammummakavu is the Propitiating Mother Goddess.
  • Kodumon Palliyara Devi Temple (Chilanthi Ambalam), 1.5 km East of Kodumon Jn: (8 km from Adoor Town). The water of the Chilanthikinar (Well) on the premises of this temple is believed to cure skin diseases.
  • Orippurathu Bhagavathi Temple, Orippuram Thattayil (Adoor - Thumpamon Road Take diversion from Keerukuzhy Jn.). 8 KM from Adoor Town Easy Access By road
  • Bhagavatikunnu Devi Temple (Elamannoor Bhoothamkara), Durga Temple (Temple).

Do[edit]

  • Indilayappan Temple, Parakode (3 kilometer from adoor). one of the different "Bhava" related to "Lord Ayyapa Swami"
  • st:marys orthodox church, karuvatta,adoor, +91 4734 227137.
  • mahadevar temple (devi temple), puthussery bhagom (south). 20 mts.

Buy[edit]

  • Asha Fancy (Adoor Central Junction), +91 4734228179. The number one super shop.
  • JJ stores (Adoor Parackode road), +91 4734228179. The number one super shop.
  • Sree Moolam Market. One of the oldest market places in Kerala.
  • G K General Stores & Textiles (In Nellimukal to Thengamam Road, Plakadu Jn), +91 9961785565.
  • Parakode Market, K. P. Road (2 km). Well-known market.
  • Trissur Gold, Adoor (East of KSRTC).

Eat[edit]

  • Hotel Wyte Portico, Adoor (Near High School Junction), +91 815783116.
  • Kream Korner (near Karikineth textiles).
  • Kream Korner (near Karikineth textiles).
  • Thomson Bakery and Food Court (Near Parackode and near KSRTC Stand.). Restaurant and Food Court.
  • Arabian Grills, Central Jn. (200 Mtrs East of KSRTC Bus Stand).
  • Aarya Bhavan, Adoor (Near KSRTC).
  • Aaryaas, Adoor (Near KSRTC stand).
  • Merlins Bakery and Food Court, Adoor (NH 183 Bypass Adoor).
  • Kavery Dine In, Adoor (Near KSRTC Bus Station).
  • Fancy Palace, Market Jn,Adoor. 08:00am-10:00pm.

Drink[edit]

  • Indraprastha Bar.
  • KTDC Beer Parlor, Adoor.
  • Central Park (Bar & Restaurant), Opp Maria Hospital.
  • Thomsun Restaurant (adoor- parakode route).

Sleep[edit]

  • Lals Residency.
  • Hotel Wyte Portico, +91 8157831166. 4 star hotel
  • Fathima Tourist Home, Central Jn. Adoor (East of Adoor KSRTC Bust Station).
  • Dickson Tourist Home, Adoor Kerala (Near Pvt Bus Stand and Taluk Hospital).
  • Paruvackal Lodge, Adoor (Near RDO Office).

Go next[edit]

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