Palakkad, Travel to Palakkad,One of the main Tourist attractions of Kerala is Nelliampathy, 75 km from Palakkad and 450 to 1572 mtrs above sea level, is the hill station that can be accessed only after negotiating more than 10 hairpin bends on the Sahyadri ranges.. It is surrounded by tea and coffee plantations. The village has its own gram panchayath and forms a part of the chittur taluk. pothundy dam, which was constructed in the 19th century, is the entrance to Nelliyampathy. A viewpoint called Seethargund is situated 8 km away from Nelliyampathy. Seethargund, according to beliefs is the place where Lord Rama, Laxmana and Seetha rested during their exile. Another attraction of Nelliyampathy is KESAVAN PARA viewpoint.