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Valliyoorkkavu Temple


Valliyoorkkavu Bhagavathy temple is located in the tribal areas of Wayanad hills at Valliyoorkavu, 3 kms from Mananthavady town in Wayanad district. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy. The annual festival - Valliyoorkavu Festival is held in March.

The dances performed by the local tribals, to the accompaniment of native percussion instruments, are a major attraction of this annual feast. The traditional ritual art of Kalamezhuthu and an array of folk art forms are also performed.

How To Get There

By Air
Nearest airport is at Karipur International Airport, Kozhikode about 23 km from Kozhikode.
By Rail
Nearest railway station is Kozhikode, about 106 km from Mananthavady

General Information

Location
Wayanad, Kerala
Main Attraction
The Tribal Dances accompanied by the Percussion Instruments
Deity
Goddess Bhagavathy

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