The tantric rituals and religious customs of the Mahadeva Temple in Vaikom, one of the oldest temples in Kerala, are unique.
St. Joseph's Monastery at Mannanam Church which preserves the mortal remains of the blessed Fr. Kuriakose Elias of Chavara is a famous pilgrim centre. The annual feast attracts devout Christians from near and far.**How to reach there**Nearest railway station: Kottayam, 8 km.Nearest airport: Cochin International