Elaveezha Poonchira (Valley where leaves do not fall), (Near Melukavu Mattom, 60 km from Kottayam). A hill station with large hills around 3200 ft high. Beautiful hillocks named Mankunnu, Kudayathoormala, Thonippara and Poonchira are located here. A pool located here is famously remembered in local folklore as a bathing place used by Panchali, the legendary heroine of the Mahabharata. One of the most beautiful places in Kottayam, its name translates to 'Valley where leaves do not fall', a truly mesmerizing hill destination.