Malakkappara area consists of ,forest area of Kerala Forest Department belonging to both Vazhachal Forest Division and Malayattur Forest Division and the tea estate owned by Tata Tea.It is a biodiversity area- Many endangered andendemic species of flora and fauna are found in the forests of Malakkappara area. There is 86 km distance from Chalakudy along the State Highway 21 via Thumboormuzhi, Athirappilly,Vazhachal, Anakkayam,Sholayar etc. Malakkappara is 89 KM distant from Pollachi via Attakatti, Valparai, Solaiyar Dam etc. Malakkappara is the broder area of Kerala in westernghats with tamilnadu.crossing malakkappara comes Valparai of Tamilnadu . there is a forest checkpost of tamilnadu is there.
Malakkappara is an unexplored upcoming tourist destination, being a boarder place belonging to Thrissur district of Kerala in India. This is a lesser developed area in Kerala. Tata tea estate spread across malakkappara and Valparai of Tamilnadu.
- Postal PIN: 680724
- Gram Panchayat--- Athirappilly
- Village--- Pariyaram in Mukundapuram Taluk
- Legislative Constituency -- Chalakudy
- Parliament Constituency--Mukundapuram