Thrissur, formerly known as Thrichur is popular for being the cultural capital of the south Indian state of Kerala. If you are looking for a weekend trip from Bangalore, visiting this city can be a nice option. This amazing center of artistic
delights is the perfect place to enjoy a cultural affair of Kerala. This city is dotted with a number of tourist attractions including religious sites, waterfalls, wildlife sanctuaries, palaces and so on. Exploring this beautiful city during the weekend along with the loved ones would be a great idea. Thrissur boasts of a rich history that has been a witness to the rise and fall of several dynasties. The city is also known for its annual festival- Thrissur Poonam, Onam celebrations and for being a hub of gold ornaments.