Brindavan is a revered spot nearby where Aryamba, Shankaracharya's mother was cremated. Crocodile Ghat is the place where the acharya took his vows of renunciation. The deity at the old Shri Krishna Temple is believed to have been installed by Shankaracharya himself. Sringeri Math, Shri Rama Krishna Advaita Ashram, Shri Adi Shankara Kirti Stambha Mandapam, and Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit are the places to visit while in Kaladi.
The nearest airport is at Kochi, and the nearest railway stations are Angamaly Railway Station (10km) and Aluva Railway Station (23 km).
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