Punalur Destination Guide

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Punalur in Kerala (region) with it's 47,263 citizens is a town in India - about 1,355 mi (or 2,181 km) South of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Punalur is now 11:49 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger places might be interesting for you: Kandy, Colombo, Anuradhapura, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur or Thenmala. While being here, make sure to check out Punalur and Achencoil as well. We know of 1 airports near Punalur. The clostest airport we found is Trivandrum International Airport (IATA: TRV) with a distance of 36 mi (or 57.6 km) South of the city centre of Punalur.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Punalur photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Local Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Punalur for Sunday, 26th of April 2015.

Moderate rain
29°C / 84 °F
Temperature during night:
25°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Moderate rain
Wind and sky conditions:
with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East. Broken clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
1008.4 hPa with 87% air humidity
Forecast for Monday, 27th of April 2015
Moderate rain
Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Forecast for Tuesday, 28th of April 2015
Moderate rain
Day: 31°C (88 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Forecast for Wednesday, 29th of April 2015
Moderate rain
Day: 31°C (88 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Punalur sightseeing overview.

  • St. Mary's Cathedral, Punalur
  • Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Kollam
  • College of Engineering, Kottarakkara
  • Nilamel
  • Aryankavu
  • Mannadi
  • Achankovil
  • St. George Orthodox Church, Chandanapally
  • Chathannoor

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Punalur video gallery for a broader collection..

1# British Hanging Bridge in Punalur Kerala India - Musical Video ~~

Play VideoBritish Hanging Bridge in Punalur  Kerala  India - Musical Video ~~

Duration: 01:10 min
Uploaded: August 14, 2012
Views: 1,892 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: dileepweb

The Punalur suspension bridge crossing the river is the only suspended-deck type in south India. Built in 1877 by Albert Henry across the Kallada River ,Kollam, Kerala. (GOD'S OWN COUNTRY) Join Us on FB www.facebook.com

2# Punalur Suspension Bridge

Play VideoPunalur Suspension Bridge

Duration: 00:54 min
Uploaded: August 12, 2011
Views: 517 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: anupsgang

This video is taken on the way to Pathanamthitta. Built in 1877 by Albert Henry across the this huge bridge was suspended by three spans and was used for vehicular movement. Construction took more than six years. It is said that after completion of the bridge people hesitated to walk through the bridge. In order to prove the strength of the bridge the engineer and his family passed under the bridg...

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