Kodumthara Sri Subrahmanya Swamy Temple is a popular shrine located on the banks of the sacred Achankovil River. Dedicated to Lord Subramanya, the son of Lord Shiva, this temple is almost 2.5 kilometers away from Pathanamthitta town. The main attraction of this pilgrim center is its traditional architectural work. It has a circular sanctorum and conical-shaped roofing. In addition to Lord Subramanya, the temple has sub-deities like Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, Lord Ganapathy, Sree Krishana, Lord Sastha, Nagaraja and Naga Yakshi.
The temple offers marvelous views of Achenkovil River and its scenic banks surrounded by rich green trees. Visiting the Kodumthara Sri Subrahmanya Swamy Temple shall be a rejuvenating experience because of the panoramic landscape and refreshing atmosphere. Many devotees from different regions of the state reach the temple to seek blessings from the Velayudha Swamy (Lord Subramanya). The nearest railway station is Chengannur which is almost 30 kilometers away from the temple. Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is about 106 kilometers from this Subramanya shrine.