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Address: Near Thalassery Town, Kannur, India

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A Building from British Time

Gunduert bungalow is near Thalassery town.This is where the German Missionary is said to have stayed for 20 years. There is also a Gundert church nearby.

Reviewed 24 March 2016
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Nothing much to see there. The bungalow is converted into an office for NTTF. If you still wish to see the place for yourself, take a bus to Kannur from Thalassery Bus stand and get down at Venus Corner / Koduvally. Hire an autorickshaw to Gundert Bungalow / NTTF office. Minimum charge only.

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

Gunduert bungalow is near Thalassery town.This is where the German Missionary is said to have stayed for 20 years. There is also a Gundert church nearby.

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

A well maintained heritage bungalow of the German scholar Hermann Gundert who is credited for the first English-Malayalam dictionary along with translation of many books into vernacular language. The place may not interest many tourists, but is worth a visit. It is located near the historic field where the first cricket match was played in Indian subcontinent.

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

This is a historical place one should not afford to miss if you are a Malayalee. Dr. Herman Gundert, the creator of first Malayalam dictionaries and the first Malayalam Newspaper lived in this bunglow for 20 years. He was a missionary, scholar and lexicographer came to india in 1839. The bungalow has long verandahs, huge doors and other features of... More 

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