AYYAPPANMUDI is very near to BHOOTHATHANKETTU and it is poised to be one of the main tourist attractions of Kothamangalam. AYYAPPANMUDI is a small hill with good trekking track. Tourism dept is promoting this place with very good infrastructure visualising the tourism potential of this place. The view from the hill top is magnificent and almost 100 kms around the area can be seen from this spot. The mesmerising areial view of Ernakulam district with lush greenery creates an everlasting impression and answer on why Kerala is known as God's own country.
The Keerampara Panchayat is encompassed with many historical locations like the Cheramala, believed to be the summer palace of erstwhile Chera kings; Kalappara, the sword fighting ground of Kings; Ayyappan mudi,the serene temple at the hill top, the royal route of Alwaye-Madura passes through this place.