Athirappally is situated in the Mukundapuram Taluk of Thrissur district. It is famous for its water falls.
The Athirappally Waterfalls are located about 78 Km from Cochin. The Athirappilly Falls which lie at the base of the Sholayar ranges is 80 feet high and situated in a dense forest.
The Vazhachal waterfalls are located just five km away from here. Both the Vazhachal and the Athirappally falls join the Chalakkudy river.
Vazhachal and Athirapally are accessible from Chalakkudy by bus.
Nearest railway station: Thrissur, about 63 km.
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 58 km from Thrissur.