Thrikariyoor Mahadev Temple is an ancient temple situated at Thrikariyoor about 3 km from Kothamangalam
of Ernakulam District
. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva
, one of the gods in the Hindu trinity. The temple celebrates a ten-day annual festival which attracts a lot of devotees from far and near. On the last three days of the festival, elephants escort the image of Lord Shiva on a procession around the temple.
Cochin International Airport is just 30 km away, and the nearest railway station is at Angamaly, 25 km. Kothamangalam is linked to all major cities in Kerala by road.