Palakkad, known as the granary of Kerala, is a land of palms and paddy fields. And Kollengode enshrines the pristine beauty of rural Palakkad. The village gets its name from the blacksmith ( Kollen) community who live here. The Kollengode Palace built in the traditional architectural style and a shrine dedicated to Lord Vishnu are the major attractions here.
Seethakundu and Govindamalai near Kaachankurichi are ideal locales for adventure trekking.
- Nearest railway station: Palakkad, about 19 km from Kollengode.
- Nearest airport: Coimbatore, about 55 km from Palakkad town
- About 19 km from Palakkad town, north Kerala.
- Attractions: Endless green paddy fields, an ancient Vishnu temple and the Kollengode Palace.