Guruvayur Tour Packages
Explore the exotic wonders that Kerala has to offer, as this destination showers you with serenity and mesmerizes your soul.
Guruvayur is derived from the word ‘Kuru’ which means ‘the sea’. The town is located on the central-western shore of the state of Kerala, the place stands up to its name. Built around the Guruvayur Temple in Kerala, the town spans about 12 square kilometres and houses a number of important Hindu pilgrimage sites, including the Mammiyoor Shiva Temple.
The Guruvayur Temple of Kerala is an important and revered place of worship for the Hindus of Kerala and therefore there are several Guruvayur tour packages that are organized each year for this holy destination. The central shrine at the Guruvayur Temple of Kerala was re-built in the year 1638, and it stands testament to the Dravidian architectural styles of the south. The mystic history of the region can be witnessed in the outer structures and shrines of the temple. Another main attraction in the Guruvayur sightseeing experience is the Punnathurkotta Elephant Palace. The palace is home to over 65 elephants all of whom are in the service of the Kerala Guruvayur Temple and are forbidden to be put to any other task.
The town enjoys a typical South Indian coastal weather, with comforting winds and lush greenery to add to your experience. To experience the best that this town has to offer, you can check out the cost-effectively priced Guruvayur tour packages available online at Veena World and choose the package that suits your preferences.