Ilaveezha Poonchira (Ilaveezhapoonchira)

Spread over 1000 acres, this land locked by green Hillocks skirts Kottayam district. The place gets its name from the fact that there is not a single tree in the vicinity and hence no leaf falls here. The verdant landscape, punctuated with four hills, each rising to 3,200 feet, is ideal for trekking. During the monsoon when the valley fills up to form a scenic lake.

During the monsoons when the valley fills up to form a scenic lake, this place unveils yet another beautiful slice of nature. Ilaveezhapoonchira means ‘valley where leaves don’t fall’ and is named so because the place has no trees. This is also one of the best places in Kerala to enjoy both the sunrise and sunset. It is easily accessible from Thodupuzha in Kottayam.

Nearest bus station: koovappally/kanjar (7/9KM)
Nearest airport: Nedumbassery international airport (70KM)
Railway Station:
Nearest railway station: alwaye/kottayam (75KM)

Tourist Place to Visit in Kottayam District, Kerala