High altitude areas in Palakkad district. It is considered as a tribal area. Many tribal villages in there. It is a rain shadow area. Geography is entirely different from other parts of Palakkad.

Many people migrated from other parts of Kerala. People speak Malayalam and Tamil. Mukkali is the entrance of Attappadi area. From here one can visit famous Silent valley National Park.

Narasimukku, Sholayoor, Kinnakkorai, etc are most beautiful places in Attappadi.,