Kottathalachi Mount is a famous Christian pilgrim center in north Kerala. It is located at around 2500 feet above the sea level. On Good Friday of 1958, the holy cross was installed at “Kottathalachi Mala” by Fr. Mathew Mannuramparambil. Since then the first Sunday after Easter is being celebrated here by thousands of pilgrims every year. At present, there is a road facility until the hill basin. Kottathalachi is known as the “Malayattoor of Malabar”.
This hill is a storehouse of rare and precious medicinal herbs. This hill is also the home to many rare birds and butterflies.
Distance: 43kms away from nutmegcountythabore