Kannur is a coastal city lies in the south Indian part in the Kerala state. It is a city of municipality. There is many of the visiting places that attract the tourist very much. One of the most places are Kannur beach, Muthappan temple, Arakkal Museum, Angelo Fort and many more things. The Kanuur is the group of village and city both with many of the destinations places.


In Kerala the northern part is most famous the south part and the Kannur is the best place of northern part. The reason of best northern part is their beaches and water. The name of the Kannur is derived from the two different names. One is the Kanan that means Lord Krishna and another is Ur that means place, that gives the totally result is Place of Lord Krishna.

Top sights for tourist in Kannur:

  • Fort St. Angelos
  • Thalassery Fort
  • Muzhappilangad Beach
  • Payyambalam Beach Resort
  • Ezhimala
  • Malayalakalagramam
  • Pazhassi Dam
  • Pythal Mala
  • Gundert Bungalow
  • Snake Park at Parassinikkadavu
  • Moppila Bay

Most popular food and drink restaurants in Kannur:

Wheat HouseSouth-IndianKannur
Baker BoysSnacksKannur
CoolLand IndianKannur

(Source: Food and drink)

Best time to visit Kannur:

The best time to visit most of the city is during the cool, dry season, between Oct-Mar. Actually tourists majorly prefer winters to explore the Kannur.

Google Map location:

Latitude: 11.8745° N, Longitude: 75.3704° E
Kannur Google Map

Getting there:

Nearest railway station: Kannur railway station
Nearest airport: Calicut International Airport, Kozhikode, about 85 km from Kannur

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