Located on the banks of Meenachil River, Kadappattoor Mahadev Temple is one of the famous temples of Pala
. Main attraction is the stone idol of Lord Shiva
. It is widely believed that a woodcutter got the beautiful idol while cutting a huge tree. Later a temple was constructed at the spot. Built in the north Indian style, the temple is famous as a halt for the Sabarimala
Chembittambalam of Chethimattom, Murikumpuzha Devi temple,Puthiakavu Devi Temple, Lalam Mahadev temple and Ambalapurathu Devi temple are nearby pilgrim spots. The nearest railway station is at Ettumanoor.