Kozhikode

Overview

Culturally and historically important, the heritage of Kozhikode is closely connected to the history of Kerala and the mainland India. Kozhikode was the single most important region of the coastal Malabar as the mighty seaport was used extensively to conduct trade where merchants from China, Arabia and Eastern Africa converged. Kozhikode was the place where Vasco Da Gama landed and that changed the face and history of the Indian subcontinent. Apart from the historical significance,Kozhikode is also a land where culture and art flourished.The rich tradition of hospitality and kinship can be seen even today in the households and the conducts of people.

NEAREST PLACES TO VISIT :

Kappad Beach | Planetarium And Regional Science Centre | Kozhikode Beach | Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary | Vadakara Sand Banks Beach | Krishna Menon Museum | Kakkayam Dam | Peruvannamuzhi Dam Kallayi River | Wayanad Ghats View Point | Iringal | Mananchira Square | Lokanarkavu Temple | Beypore | Vellari Mala Waterfalls | Sarovaram Biopark | Elathur | Kozhippara Falls Overview | Thusharagiri Waterfall Overview.

THINGS TO DO IN KOZHIKODE:-

Calicut Boat Tour, Shopping | Watch Dolphins Play | Expore The Ligthouse | Rock Climbing And Trekking, Savor The Delicacies.

IMPORTANT CONTACT INFORMATION:-

Police Station : Phone : +91- 495 236 6232 (Town Police Station)
Road : Kozhikode is well connected by both National highways & state highways.
Airport : Calicut International Airport. Ph : +91 - 483 - 271 9491
Tourist Information: District Tourism Promotion Council.Ph : +91 - 495 272 0012

CLIMATE :

In Summer, the minimum is 19*C & Maximum is 35*C
In Winter, the minimum is 11*C & Maximum is 32*C

DISTANCE TO MAJOR CITIES :

• Cochin – 205 KM
• Wayanad – 85 KM
• Bangalore – 365 KM
• Ooty – 183 KM