Located in Ernakulam District
, Piravom is on the eastern bank of Muvattupuzha River and is about 35 km south-east of Kochi
The place is famous for the St Mary’s Jacobite Syrian Church, locally known as
Piravom Valiyapally. Holy Kings Church is another place of worship in the vicinity. Chinmaya International Foundation at Peppathy is 3 km from Piravom and Aramkulam Sastha Temple is also nearby. Hindustan Newsprint Limited is near to the
Piravam Road Railway Station.
The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport. Piravom Road Railway Station is on the Kottayam-Ernakulam line. Buses ply from Ernakulam and Vaikom to Piravom.