Established in the year 1810 and located on the banks of Pamba River, the Edathua Church has an architectural design similar to the churches of medieval era in Europe. Well known for healing various ailments, including mental disorders, this church attracts large number of tourists from all over the country.
St. George remains the patron saint of this church and is known for his goodness. The idol of St. George that is covered with gold is a sight to look at and remains the centre of attraction during the festival of St. George which is celebrated over a period of 11 days. The statue is placed on the dais which remains there for the entire duration of the fest. Travelers and local residents throng the city to participate or to get a glimpse of the celebrations as they make the otherwise quiet city come alive. This enchanting church helps a person in feeling rejuvenated and relaxed.