Located 30 kilometers from Palakkad, the Kunchan Smarakam fort of Palakkad Kerala is not a usual historical monument. It is a memorial built as a tribute for the famous poet of Kerala, Kunchan Nambiar. The monument now serves as an institution for young people interested in satirical art form.
The festival of "Navaratri" is celebrated with much grandeur
and opulence here. The birthday of the poet, which falls on 5th of May,
is also celebrated with much fanfare. The monument is a must visit if
you want to see the nurture of talent in caring hands.
How to Reach Kunchan Smarakam Fort
The nearest airport is the Coimbatore airport, located at a distance of
55 kilometers from this place.
The nearest railway station is at Lakkidi, around 12 kilometers from
The fort is well connected to Kerala and Palakkad by a wide network of