32 km north-west of Thrissur
, located on the Thrissur-
highway at Thalapilli, Karikkad is a place of breathtaking scenery and great landscapes. The majority of the people depend mainly on agriculture for their livelihood; paddy and tapioca are the major agricultural produces. St George’s Church, Al-Ameen Lower Primary School and Ansar Training College for Women are the major landmarks of Karikkad.
Cochin International Airport and Thrissur Railway Station are the nearest access points. Buses are available from Thrissur Bus Station to Karikkat.