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Punarjani Traditional Village

2nd Mile Pallivasal, Munnar 685565, India
+91 4865 263 888
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You Cannot Visit Kerala Without Viewing the Arts

The traditional Navarasa Kathakali show was emotionally intense and stunning. Get there early to... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Jazell C
New York City, New York
Good entertainment

We saw both shows, one each night. 5pm kathakali and 6pm the martial arts. Both last one hour and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
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2nd Mile Pallivasal, Munnar 685565, India
+91 4865 263 888
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

The traditional Navarasa Kathakali show was emotionally intense and stunning. Get there early to get access backstage in order to witness the actors get into character. I sat front row (almost center) so I was able to witness all the gestures that makes up this...More

2  Thank Jazell C
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We saw both shows, one each night. 5pm kathakali and 6pm the martial arts. Both last one hour and you can see both on same evening. Good value from 250 rupees a ticket per show. The martial arts was obviously understandable- sword fights, stick fights,...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We saw both the drama and the martial arts show. I have to admit: The drama wasn't for me. It was very loud (I strongly recommend ear plugs!) and I did not get much of the story. The martial arts show however was so amazing,...More

Thank TinaHirte
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time please visit and enjoy the show!! Both kathakali and Kalari was splendid!! They are well trained and maintaining these kind of arts for generations!! Support them

1  Thank Paul I
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We went to see the traditional martial arts show. I would recommend seeing it if you are in Munnar! The guys are very talented.

1  Thank aa0693a
Reviewed 1 April 2017

An interesting traditional dance. Though couldnt understand the language but the expressions and the dance was something which kept our seats holded. Overall a must see.!

1  Thank ssou9
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A great way to spend an hour, lovely to see all the costumes and dancing with so much control and skill. Rs 300 for a seat near the front.

1  Thank RoseWilderness
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I been there ... wow .. just amazing .. took many pictures and videos . A must visit in Munnar ! Its a hidden gem πŸ‘πŸ»

1  Thank jacklynselvam
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I went to this place because I wanted my kid to come in touch with whatever his computer does not allow him to feel. I was really impressed by the explanation of the history and narrative of Kathakali and then the display of Martial art...More

Thank joydev6
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The tickets are expensive. For 1 hour show of Kathakali, they are charging Rs.300/- per person. In many temples in Kerala, you can see Kathakali for free. The people there were fully money-minded. Even after collecting Rs.300 for ticket, they were again begging for tips...More

1  Thank Manoj04
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23 October 2016|
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Response from punarjani | Property representative |
yes. There are daily shows. kathakali classical dance drama)@5pm kalarippayattu (traditional martial art) @ 6pm
30 June 2016|
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Response from snmishra | Reviewed this property |
You can get the tickets few hours before. Reach the venue 30 minutes before, so that you'll get a better place.
18 December 2015|
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Response from punarjani | Property representative |
Timing kathakali @5pm kalari@6pm. contact 04865263888, 9895999701