Chettuva is a coastal village in Thrissur district, Kerala, India. Chettuva is located 25 km from Thrisshur. The Chettuva Backwaters start at Enamakkal Lake and empties to Arabian Sea. Erstwhile film director Ramu Kariat was one among the prominent people from Chettuva. In 2011, construction of a harbour, with a view to tap fishing wealth was started.