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Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Malom, Kerala 671533, India

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About Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Part of majestic Western ghats, carpeted by a lush rain forest canopy. A trekker's paradise with numerous trails.


Attractions near Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Panniyarmani Meadow1.12km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

A large, highly untouched meadow on Western ghats mountain, situating on the Kerala-Karnataka border. The meadow, situated in the middle of the forest and accessible by hiking a steep hill for about an hour comes with amazing views of the forest canopy, 360-degree view of the Western Ghat mountain ranges. The meadow is home for various kinds of honey bees and butterflies, and you will see a lot of uniqie, wildflowers.

Thayyeni Koomban1.8km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Hike through jungle, stand on top of the tallest peak in the vicinity, enjoy a breathtaking sunset if you are lucky.

Tejaswini river rafting6.93km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

An amazing adventure through the fresh waters of Tejaswini river.

Talakaveri Temple9.18km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

A hill station and a temple located on the slopes of the Brahmagiri hills which was the birthplace of Sacred river Kaveri.

Ranipuram Peak9.38km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

The peak changes its colour depending on the season. From reddish orange in the summer months to dark green in the rainy months.

Kottathalachi Mala (Mount Kottathalachi)9.98km from Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Located 900 meters above sea level, Mount Kottathalachi is accessible either by a 3 km hike or by off road vehicles. The peak is filled with tall green grasses which dances with the cool breeze, and amazing 360 degree views of thousands of Western Ghat Mountain peaks. This is also a local Christian pilgrim site.

Where is Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Discover more attractions in Kasaragod, where Kottancheri Hill Station Malom is located

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The land of twelve rivers, of forts and "Theyyam"

What visitors say about Kottancheri Hill Station Malom

Subash Ckd
Subash Ckd
Sep 2013

A beautiful rain forest near Konnakad, the Kottancheri Hills is a part of the Western Ghats in Kasaragod district and an extension of Ranipuram wildlife sanctuary. The place is 30kms north-east of Kanhangad. The picnic centre at Kottancheri Hills makes it a favorite among the travellers. The hills are also ideal for trekking and are credited as trekker’s paradise. The nearness of the Talakaveri in the Brahmagiri mountain range of Kodaku adds to the charm of this place. The Forests of Kottancherry is packed with wildlife and merges with reserved forests of Kasaragod. Wild elephants, wild dogs, deer, wild pigs, rare birds, butterflies are all abundant here. The spot resembles much of the scenic beauty of Kodiakanal. 

We had spotted an Indian bison running and signs of elephants nearby. It was scary and unfortunate that we couldn't complete the trek.