Pandavan Rock is well-known picnic and tourist place of Alappuzha.This is that place when during their Vanvas, Pandavas visit it. This is a mythological as well as a historical tourist spot of Alappuzha (Alleppey).
Location : Pandavan Rock is located at Urukunnu at a distance of 70km from Thiruvananthapuram.
About Pandavan Rock
Pandavan Rock is an Ideal picnic place for a engaging evening with the family and friends. Rock derived its name from the Pandavas of the epic Mahabharata. Popularly this rock is known as Rock of the Pandavas. It is also known as Pandavan Para. The rock is not connected by road, you will be able to reach at the base of the hill.
At the base of hill you also see the Shiva Temple that is located here. It takes an easy climb to reach the top of the rock. Most people who are in good health can easily manage the climb.On this rock you see the several vantage points with terrific views along the trail. Once you reach the top of this rock it provide the panoramic view of Alleppey.
Legend of This rock:
During their exile Pancha Pandavas had made a home of this cave in their errant in the forests. They stayed inside this cave some time.
Best time to visit : You can visit this rock any time but best time to see this rock is August to march.