Thekkady - Kadathanadan Kalari

Thekkady - Kadathanadan Kalari

Kadathanadan Kalari Centre is renowned for the Kalarippayattu, the aesthetic martial arts form of Kerala which is performed in a specially designed gallery. Kalarippayattu is regarded as the mother of all martial arts. This Kalari Centre elaborately demonstrates and teaches the Indian martial art form, Kalarippayattu. A lot of students, as well as tourists, join the Kadathanadan Kalari Centre to pursue Kalarippayattu. This cultural centre also performs Kalarippayattu to the visitors and numerous visitors pay a visit to Kadathanadan Kalari Centre witness the intriguing martial-art form. The Kalarippayattu is performed not only to entertain the people but also to teach them self-defense practices in a very efficient manner.

Best Time to Visit Entry Time Visiting Hours Entrance Fee
June to October. 9 AM to 9 PM. 1 to 2 Hrs. Yes

Availability of Guides :-

No necessity of guides.


Souvenirs, local products.


Watch the traditional martial art forms.


No adventure activities.


Relax and enjoy the show.

Famous for:-

Teaching and performing martial art forms.

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