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Theyyam Face Painting by Marvel Tours

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices


Private trip
Less than 1 day
Theyyam is the dance of gods, a ritual art that is performed in the sacred temples of in the Northern Malabar region. Theyyam Face Painting determines the beauty of the Kolam being performed. Depending on the characteristics of the deity, different eye patterns and face painting patterns are followed. Local Storytellers passionate and having deep knowledge about the folklores and Theyyam stories will accompany the guests. Only natural colours are used for face painting.

Meet your guide


Marvel Tours

Fluent English
17 years experience
Marvel Tours was founded in 2002 August by Sejoe Jose. Over the years, the Company has earned accreditations from leading Governmental and travel bodies while winning recognition for its unique bouquet of services. It combines two passions - a passion for South India and a passion for people - to create travel exchanges that benefit both. It is focused on creating unique, experiential journeys that reveal the true face of South India.


Prices start from USD$21.60 per person Prices start from INR1,500
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

What's included

  • 3 hours Theyyam Face Painting Session and Detailing, Tea/ Coffee and refreshments, Storytellers fee, Colours and Face Painting Accessories
  • Additional meals and expenses of personal nature, Course books, tutorials or manuals are not provided, Tourists can’t try the face painting for themselves during the basic session. The colours are expensive and requires expertise and time to master it. If interested, you can join for a detailed course with instructor to learn the art of face painting.

Transport Information

No transport included

Meet-up Time
Meet-up Point
Kasaragod, Kerala

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 7 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Strict Cancellation Policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. Cancellations after this date will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 22 Oct 2019
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