Tourism & Pilgrimage

Deepanjali - The One and Only Lamp Museum in India

Deepanjali - The One and Only Lamp Museum in India

Human history is often unveiled through excavations. Thus we learn of the history of Roman Empire from Alexandria in Egypt; similarly, Ajanta and Ellora caves lead us to the history of the human habitations in the central Indian plateau. It is from a study of the artifa ...Read More

Mananchira square

Mananchira square

The Manachira Square is Kozhikode’s very own park, located at its very heart. The Manachira square was constructed around Manachira, a man-made pond built during the rule of the Zamorins. The pond was made during the 14th century. Now a major source of potable wat ...Read More

Vayalada

Vayalada

Located at a distance of approximately 12 km from Balussery, the Vayalada viewpoint is one place that you should not miss. Vayalada offers one of the most awe-inspiring views of Kerala luxuriously green geography. The Peruvannamuzhi Dam is the most amazing view of them ...Read More

Krishna Menon Museum

Krishna Menon Museum

If you are a genuine art-lover, then a trip to Calicut is not complete without visiting the Krishna Menon Museum. Constructed in honour of late V. K. Krishna Menon, our former Defence Minister, the museum contains a lot of his personal possessions and photographs. Consi ...Read More

Peruvannamoozhi Dam

Peruvannamoozhi Dam

The Peruvannamoozhi dam is a scenic place located in the all the more scenic village of Peruvannamoozhi. The land is a picturesque representation of the natural beauty of God’s Own Country. The luscious greenery and beautiful hillocks are pricelessly refreshing....Read More

Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary

Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary

Located at about 20 km from the Calicut city, the Kadalundi bird sanctuary plays host to over 60 species of migratory birds every year. These include herons, sandpipers, gulls and terns. It is also home to hundreds of species of native birds. The sanctuary also shelters ...Read More

Thiruvachira Sreekrishna temple

Thiruvachira Sreekrishna temple

The Thirvachira Sreekrishna temple is yet another piece of history kept alive. Located in Meenchanda next to the Govt. Arts College, the temple emanates serene tranquillity. The quiet ambience brings to its visitors a sense of peace and calm. The soft murmur of the larg ...Read More

Matri dei cathedral

Matri dei cathedral

The Matri dei cathedral, also known as the Mother of God Cathedral is one of the oldest churches in Malabar. Locally, it is called the Devamatha Palli. It is believed to date back to 1513 AD when the then Zamorin and the Portuguese reached an agreement wherein the Portu ...Read More

Payyoli Beach

Payyoli Beach

The Payyoli Beach is yet another wonder you cannot miss in the coastal region of Kozhikode. The golden shore, the ceaseless waves and the exotic palm trees only add to the mesmeric beauty of the place. With its shallow spots, the Payyoli beach is a perfect place to go s ...Read More

Azhakodi Devi Temple

Azhakodi Devi Temple

The Azhakodi Devi temple is located in Thiruthiyadu, Kozhikode. The temple is one of the oldest temples in Kerala. Initially known as Arikkodikkavu , the temple was renamed ‘Azhakodi Devi Mahashketram’ in 1965.

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Mishkal Mosque

Mishkal Mosque

The Mishkal Mosque is a portal to the glory of yore. History lives in each corner of this ancient architectural splendour. This 700 year old iconic monument was built by an Arab merchant in the 14th century. The mosque is named after this Arab merchant, Nakhooda Mishkal ...Read More

HiLite mall

HiLite mall

If you have had your fair share of nature and greenery, and want to get back in contact with civilization, then malls should be your next destination. You can stop by for restocking your supplies on your journey. And in Calicut, the HiLite Mall is the biggest of them al ...Read More

Janakikadu

Janakikadu

Janakikadu is an ecologically diverse and rich landscape located in the Maruthongara Panchayat of Kozhikode, just 7 km from Kuttiyadi. So named after V. K. Janaki Amma, who once owned this whole land, Janakikadu is now under the Janakikadu Ecotourism Project which susta ...Read More

Arippara Waterfalls

Arippara Waterfalls

Although not a large waterfall, the Arippara waterfalls is one of the most dangerous falls in the district. The strong currents and slippery rocks make it too precarious a place to be careless in. Located in Anakkampoyil near Thiruvambady, Arippara is ony 12 [U1] k ...Read More

Kakkadampoyil

Kakkadampoyil

The Ooty of Malabar, Kakkadampoyil is a destination that no vacationer should miss. Although it is yet to carve its presence on the tourist map of Kerala, Kakkadampoyil is slowly being discovered for its potential. A small village lying on the borders of Malappuram, Koz ...Read More

Kakkayam

Kakkayam

Standing testimony to the natural wonders of Kerala, Kakkayam is another tourist destination that offers a view of the picturesque landscapes. Located at a distance of about 60m from Calicut city, this is the ideal spot for vacationers looking for a refreshing whiff of ...Read More

Sargalaya Craft Village, Iringal

Sargalaya Craft Village, Iringal

An initiative by the Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala and under the management of the Uralungal Labour Contract Cooperative Society(ULCCS), the Sargaalaya was started to bring forward the traditional arts and crafts of Kerala into mainstream tourism and comme ...Read More

SM street

SM street

Yet again, a piece of history. The Mittayitheruvu or Sweet Meat Street dates back to the Zamorins’ time. When the sweet meat makers from Gujarat made their presence known, the Zamorin was more than happy to accommodate them. Although the street was initially named ...Read More

Thusharagiri Waterfalls

Thusharagiri Waterfalls

Thusharagiri with its clean, pristine waterfalls, resembles a snow-capped peak, hence the name.

Originating from the Chalippuzha river, the river soon splits into three. This forms the Thusharagiri waterfalls. A favourite spot for na ...Read More

Tali Mahadeva Temple

Tali Mahadeva Temple

Situated in Mankave, in the heart of Kozhikode, the Tali Mahadev Temple or Thalikkunnu Shiva Temple is one among the Great Temples of Kerala. One of the oldest structures in the state, the temple holds value not only to devotees but historians as well. Legend has it that the temple was blessed an ...Read More

Pazhassiraja  Museum and Arts gallery

Pazhassiraja  Museum and Arts gallery

The 200 year old building that now houses historical artefacts dating back to the megalithic age was once a Bungalow called the East Hill Bungalow. It was converted to an archaeological museum in 1976. It was named the Pazhassiraja Archaeological Museum in 1980. Named a ...Read More

Beypore Beach

Beypore Beach

Beypore, one of the oldest ports in Kerala is a favourite hub for both tourists and historians alike. While Beypore’s centuries old tradition is what brings historians to it, nature, food and adventure is what attracts tourists to it.

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Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode, the City of Sculptures, holds a significant portion of its sculptures on the shores of its beach. The Calicut beach is an eclectic mix of art, nature and civilization. It is also a must-visit destination for foodies as it is a haven of sea-food delicacies. Th ...Read More

Kappad Beach

Kappad Beach

A scenic rock studded beach on the Malabar coast, Kappad looks and feels serene. Little does it betray its blood stained history.

Kappad or Kappakadavu is a piece of Indian history itself. On May 20, 1498, the Portuguese explorer Vas ...Read More