Kottamunda is located on the slope of Vellarimala, 20 km from Kalpetta
, the headquarters of Wayanad District
. The place is renowned for the Glass Temple of Parshwanatha Swami, the third Teerthankar
of the Jain Faith.
To reach this place, Calicut Airport is the nearest airport. The closest railhead is Kozhikode Railway Station. Local attractions include Banasura Sagar Dam near Padinharathara and Meenmutty Waterfalls.