This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

Let us take a flight and travel to Kerala, also known as ‘God’s own country’, in India is a mixture of geographical features. From Hill stations, backwaters to serene beaches this small piece of land are protected by the great Western Ghat Mountains which trap the rains and give this land evergreen forest. The flora and fauna are not yet completely documented yet.

This land is called the paradise of tourists, just like the nature, the people are also very friendly and almost all of them speak English. They consider guests as Gods and you can pretty much walk into any home at anytime and receive the Lion’s share of hospitality and respect.

Let us travel to a place called Jatayu Rock Park in Kollam, Kerala

Let us travel to a place called Jatayu Rock Park in Kollam, Kerala

Jatayu Rock

The first segment of Jatayu Nature Park, a miles awaited tourism and vacation spot in Kerala, is all set to captivate the hearts of tourist and adventurous people. The park is called after the legendary bird from the epic story, Ramayana — Jatayu, who tried to rescue Sita from Ravana. The nature park project has been commenced with the intention of promoting mythology, travel and tourism. Located in Chadayamangalam village in Kollam district of Kerala, this rock park will be a deal to the eyes in addition to the feel of travel and adventure for the vacationers.

Here are some facts about this national park

The park sprawls over an area of 65 acres and is home to a giant sculpture of Jatayu

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

It is the largest bird sculpture in the world

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

The sculpture sits where the bird left his life according to Hindu mythology

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

Inside the sculpture there will be a 6 D theatre and an audio visual based digital museum

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

You can experience glimpses of Ramayana and a bird’s eye view of the park from above 1000 meters from the sea level

Jatayu Para park

The nature park will have an adventure zone with over twenty games

Jatayu Para park

The place will have rock cave restaurant and an Ayurvedic resort

Jatayu Para park

The park has state of the art cable car

Jatayu Para park

A proposed paragliding phase is under development

Jatayu Para park

The Cave Restaurant

Jatayu Para park

The Reservoir

Jatayu Para park

How to reach the park

Nearest bus stand to Jatayu nature park: Chadayamangalam

Buses to Chadayamangalam can be searched online at Kerala State road transportation corporation site. Local buses also ply from Kollam, Varkala, Punalur, Kottarakkara etc.

  • Kollam KSRTC Bus Station – 40.4 km
  • Varkala – 30 Km

Nearest railway stations to Jatayu Nature park:

  • Punalur railway station – 25 Kms
  • Paravur railway station – 27.5 km
  • Kollam Junction railway station – 38.7 km
  • Kottarakara railway station – 23.1 km
  • Varkala railway station – 30 Km

Take a scenic vacation and experience pure nature and serenity with some adventure. If you want to have some time for yourself and your family off from the maddening crowd, this is the place for you. Your kids will love it.

This Place Is Where Mythology Comes Alive

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