The distance between these two cities is around 165Kms, and can be reached in approximately 2hrs 45min.Orange Tours And Travels operates close to 1 buses from Erode to Palakkad. The first bus starts from 11:15 AM and you can catch buses till 11:15 AM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.600, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.600.
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Situated on the banks of river Kaveri, Erode takes its place in the southern region of the state Tamil Nadu. Owing to the wide expanse of textile and handloom industries in the city, it is also known as the ‘Textile City’ or the ‘Loom City’ of India. Erode is very conveniently accessible by means of road, rail, air and water. The city is connected to NH 47 and 7 major state highways, giving an upper hand to the Erode bus services. The Erode Central Bus Terminus is situated near the junction of the state highway SH 15 and Mettur road. Erode bus timings are regular and frequent to all major cities and links including Erode to Chennai, Erode to Madurai, Erode to Coimbatore and many others.
Palakkad, also known as Palghat, is a district in Kerala which connects the state to Tamilnadu through Palghat Gap located in the Western Ghats. The largest district in Kerala, Palakkad is bestowed with rivers, hills and paddy fields. Palakkad Fort which was built by Hyder Ali in the year 1766 is the main place of tourist interest. The fort changed many hands, from Zamorins to the British, and is known as Tipu’s Fort. The fort has a functioning jail and a Hanuman temple inside. Among the other temples, Vadakkanthara Bhagavathy temple, Meenkulathi Bhagavathi temple, Perungottukavu Bhagavathi temple, Manappullikkavu temple, and Nallekkavu Ayyappan temple are worth mentioning. Another important site is the historical Jain temple in Jainmedu where the remnants of Jainism can be found. The Dhoni Waterfalls and the Silent Valley forests are popular trekking spots for the tourists. The Malampuzha Dam and Gardens also attract a lot of tourists.