Kozhikode is among the most necessary home and worldwide commerce and enterprise facilities. This metropolis got here into existence when the King of Ernad, Udaiyavar conquered and constructed a fort at velapuram, which is now generally known as Kozhikode or Calicut. Calicut is derived from the phrase “calico”. It’s mentioned that high quality number of hand-woven cotton fabric have originated from right here.
This place is between Arabian Sea and the Wayanad hills, having many historic websites, seashores, and emerald inexperienced countryside.
Locations to Go to
That is on the coronary heart of Kozhikode, with many necessary establishments and public library. The frequent wealth belief workplace, which is among the oldest buildings, out right here.
This place is 70 kms away from Kozhikode. This village is results of main hydroelectric challenge referred to as as ” Kuttiyadi Hydro electrical energy challenge”.
Pazhassirajah Museum and Artwork Gallery
Historical mural work, fashions of temples, vintage bronzes, previous cash and megalithic monuments are being exhibited in museum. And the Artwork Gallery has the collections of Raja Ravi Varma’s work.
The flourishing industrial centre of martial artwork “Kalaripayattu” is in Badagara. That is the birthplace of one of many hero of North Malabar, Thacholi Othanan.
Krishna Menon Museum
Private belongings and souvenirs gifted to honour the nice Indian and world chief Mr. V.Okay. Krisha Menon is being exhibited.
This place is positioned on the mouth of Chaliyar River. Well-known for boat constructing trade. The standard boat builders who’re additionally referred to as as Khalasis, are well-known for his or her nation crafts referred to as as “Uru”.
This place is regionally generally known as Kappakadavu and is filled with rocks. To mark the historic second of Vasco da Gama’s touchdown, a small stone monument is constructed right here. The protruding sprawling rock into the ocean, 800 12 months previous Historical temple and Kappada seaside resort is an fascinating place to go to.
Right here you may see tree lined sand, the lighthouse and a couple of piers. Essentially the most fascinating half is to see the Dolphins dancing within the sea, early within the morning.
This lighthouse was constructed for Velliyamkallu rock, as that is the transit residence of migratory birds, off moodadi coast. The stays of the ship which was wrecked lengthy again might be nonetheless discovered right here.
Well-known for King Vikrama’s palace tank, with musical fountain.
Elathur canal and Kallai River favourite locations for boating, kadlundi and is known for water sport.
Well-known for speedboat, rowboat cruises, a chicken sanctuary and a crocodile farm.
Well-known for oldest iron bridge and is the second largest timber buying and selling middle in Asia.
It is a tribal vacationer place, as two streams from western ghat meet Challipuzha river, which additional divertes into three waterfalls, creating snowy spray.
Most fascinating place for journey and trecking. The tributary of river Chaliyar, Kanjirapuzha kinds winding paths of waterfalls at many factors.