The third-largest urban agglomeration in Kerala, Thrissur, also known by its former name Trichur, is a city and the headquarters of the Thrissur district in Kerala.
Known as the God’s Own Town, the city is famous for the Pooram festival, one of the most celebrated festivals in the world. Because of its cultural, spiritual, and religious leanings throughout history, Thrissur, is known as the cultural capital of Kerala.
Thrissur Pooram is one of the main cultural events in the city, which attracts quite a several tourists and travelers, held at the Thekkinkadu Maidan in April or May.
Snehatheeram Beach, Thriprayar Temple, Thiruvambadi Krishna Temple, Basilica of Our Lady of Dolours, Vilangan Hills, Peechi Dam, Thrissur Zoo, Vazhachal Falls, Shakthan Thampuran Palace, Vadakkunnathan Temple, Charpa Falls, and Athirapally Falls are some of the most prominent tourist attractions in the city.