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Address: Near Thalassery Town, Kannur, India

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A Building from British Time

Gunduert bungalow is near Thalassery town.This is where the German Missionary is said to have stayed for 20 years. There is also a Gundert church nearby.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 March 2016
Bengaluru, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing much to see there. The bungalow is converted into an office for NTTF. If you still wish to see the place for yourself, take a bus to Kannur from Thalassery Bus stand and get down at Venus Corner / Koduvally. Hire an autorickshaw to Gundert Bungalow / NTTF office. Minimum charge only.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Gunduert bungalow is near Thalassery town.This is where the German Missionary is said to have stayed for 20 years. There is also a Gundert church nearby.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

A well maintained heritage bungalow of the German scholar Hermann Gundert who is credited for the first English-Malayalam dictionary along with translation of many books into vernacular language. The place may not interest many tourists, but is worth a visit. It is located near the historic field where the first cricket match was played in Indian subcontinent.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

This is a historical place one should not afford to miss if you are a Malayalee. Dr. Herman Gundert, the creator of first Malayalam dictionaries and the first Malayalam Newspaper lived in this bunglow for 20 years. He was a missionary, scholar and lexicographer came to india in 1839. The bungalow has long verandahs, huge doors and other features of... More 

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