This is located in Pathanamthitta district, Maramon Christian
Convention on the river sand bed of Kozhencheri and Maramon
of Pamba River under the auspices of the Marthoma Church,
in February every year is world famous. It is a nice place
for weekend holidays and excursions. Kozhenchery, is a
trading centre and flourishing market for agricultural
* Ranni Pazhavangadi
14km from Kozhencheri, passing through heavily populated
villages of Cherukol, Kattor and Keekozhoor along side
of river pampa, conspicuous with a large number of churches,
temples and mosque, Ranni, a small foot hill town can
40km from Pathanamthitta, via Perunad, climbing the hills
and passing through Chalakkayam is the Hydro electric
power generation centre of Muzhiyar.
from Kottayam, Sabarimala in the midst of thick forest
is one of the most popular Hindu Pilgrimage centre in
India, on account of the famous Ayyappa Temple about 914m
above sea level.
22km from Kottayam on the M.C.Road, Thiruvalla is important
town in Central Travancore with the Head Quarters of the
Marthoma Syrian church and the seat of the Marthoma Metro
Politian as also the seat of Roman Catholic Diocese of
Thiruvalla. The Mission Hospital and the Pushpagiri Hospital
are located here. Perumala church of the Orthodox Church
is famous in this place.
A hill town, Konni is famous for Timber trade and wild
elephant training centre.