Kozhikode (Calicut)

Kozhikode (Calicut) is the metropolitan city in the state Kerala. It lies in the nearby area of the sea, having many of the beaches that attract tourist so much. This city is full of beaches. Some of the beaches are Kozhikode beach, Beypore beach, Kappad beach, etc. Also, there is a temple like Tali temple, Waterfall like Tusharagiri Waterfalls, Theatre, Malls, Historical Forts, Nature and Wildlife.

The maximum area of Kozhikode is filled with the populated area. There is a lack of plantation and greenery. That is only the reason that it is only the city in costal areas. There are many of the shops, sales the hand-made things that show the level of art and crafts and tradition of India.

Top sights for tourist in Kozhikode (Calicut):

  • Beypore Beach
  • Canolly / Canoli Canal
  • Kadalundi bird sanctuary
  • Kakkayam
  • Kappad Beach
  • Kozhikode Beach
  • Kozhippara Falls
  • Krishna Menon Museum
  • Lion’s Park
  • Matri Dei Cathedral
  • Mishkal Mosque
  • Pazhassiraja Museum
  • Peruvannamuzhi Dam
  • Tali Temple
  • Thikkoti Light House
  • Thusharagiri Waterfall
  • Vellarimala

Best time to visit Kozhikode (Calicut):

The best time to visit most of the city is during the cool season, between October to February. Actually tourists majorly prefer winters to explore the Calicut.

Best Hotels near Kozhikode, Kerala

  • Marina Residency
  • Emarald Ayurvedic Resort Silent
  • Hotel Malabar Gate
  • Paramount Tower
  • Westway Hotel Calicut
  • The Gateway Hotel Beach Road
  • Monad Hotel
  • Believe Inn – Kadavu Resort
  • Vasco Dagama Beach Resort
  • Tamarind Kondotty
  • Hotel Pookodans International
  • Hotel Grace Residency
  • Grass Roots
  • Tamarind Nilambur
  • Planet Green Plantation Resort

Getting there:

Most Railway Stations near Kozhikode, Kerala


Airports near Kozhikode, Kerala

(CCJ) Calicut International Airport27 km
(COK) Cochin International Airport177 km
(MYQ) Mysore Airport198 km
(CJB) Coimbatore International Airport192 km

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