Tourist places around Calicut


Kallayi is one of the rivers in Kerala, India. It originates in Cherikkulathur in the Western Ghats, at an altitude of 45 metres (148 ft) and is 40 km (24.9 mi) long. It is linked to the Chaliyar River by a man-made canal on the south side of the small timber village of Kallayi lying on its banks. The Kallayi was known for its timber businesses, but now many of these have been closed down.

Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary

The Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary lies in the Malappuram District of the state of Kerala in India. It spreads over a cluster of islands where the Kadalundipuzha River flows into the Arabian Sea. The Sanctuary hill is around 200 m above sea level. It is 29 km from Tirur Town centre and 19 km from Kozhikode city centre. The nearest airport is Karipur International Airport, Malappuram.


Mananchira is a man-made freshwater pond situated in the centre of the city of Kozhikode in Kerala, southern India. The pond is 3.49 acres (14,120 m2) in area, is rectangular in shape and is fed by a natural spring.

Regional Science Centre and Planetarium

Regional Science Centre & Planetarium Calicut functioning under NCSM (Govt. of India) shoulders the leading role of propelling science in Kerala, especially in the Malabar region. This centre engages itself in dissemination of science through active interaction and participation. It presents a plethora of facilities to inculcate scientific temper in the society. It has mind immersive hybrid planetarium. Further there are mind boggling Science Exhibition Galleries, Mobile & Travelling Science Exhibitions, High Definition 3D Theatre, Auditorium with audio – visual equipments.

Kozhikode Beach

Kozhikode Beach is a beach on the western side of Kozhikode, situated on the Malabar Coast of India. The beach is accessible through four roads over bridges in the city. The beach has paved stones and illumination. There is one Lions Park for the children and an aquarium. Kozhikode beach has always been a prominent place for conducting public meetings. The beach road was renamed ‘Gandhi Road’ in 1934 after Gandhi visited Calicut in 1934.

Beypore Beach

Located at the mouth of the Chaliyar River, 10 km from Kozhikode, Beypore Beach is famous for its Ship building yard more than 1500 years old. During the trading days of Arabs and Chinese, and later the Europeans, this was one of the most important fishing harbours.

Mishkal Mosque

Mishkal Mosque is a medieval mosque located in Calicut in the Indian state of Kerala. The mosque, one of the oldest in Malabar, is an important cultural, historical and architectural monument in Kerala.The mosque was built by a rich Arab merchant, Nakhooda Mishkal, in the 14th century. It is named “Mishkal Mosque” after him.

Azhakodi Devi Temple

Azhakodi Devi Temple is a Hindu temple in Thiruthiyadu, Kozhikode, Kerala, India. It is about 1.5 km away from the Mofussil bus stand and 2.5 km from the KSRTC Bus stand in the Kozhikode city. Azhakodi Devi Mahashekthram is located in Thiruthiyad, Kozhikode District, Kerala, South India. It is one of the famous Devi temple, situated hardly 1.5 km away from the Mofussil Bus stand and 2.5 km from the KSRTC Bus stand, the area still retains the beauty and charm of un-spoilt rural settings within the heart of the kozhikode City. The temple and the Kalayana Mandapom (Azhakodi Devi Mandiram) are administered by the Malabar Devaswom Board.

Malabar Botanical Garden and Institute for Plant Sciences

The Malabar Botanical Garden & Institute for Plant Sciences (MBGIPS), an institution of the Government of Kerala, administered by the Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE), dedicated to the conservation and research on aquatic plant diversity, lower group plants, endangered plants of the erstwhile Malabar Region, as well as disseminating knowledge on various facets of plant sciences. The Malabar Botanical Garden & Institute for Plant Sciences is situated adjacent to Pokkunnu at Olavanna village in Kozhikode District and lies within 11º 30’ latitude and 75º 50’ longitude. The Garden is spread over an area of about 40 acres of which about 15 acres is marshy land and the remaining part is a hilly terrain providing diverse habitats for varieties of plants. By virtue of possessing a vast morass land, the Malabar Botanical Garden and Institute for Plant Sciences becomes unique in the nation ideal for ex situ conservation of aquatic/wetland plants and for undertaking research on them.

Pazhassiraja Museum

Pazhassiraja Museum located on East Hill has been named after the great Pazhassiraja Kerala Varma of the Padinjare Kovilakom of the Kottayam Royal Family. The museum is famous for its various archaeological remains such as antique bronzes, ancient paintings and the historical umbrella stones etc.

Thusharagiri Waterfall

Lying in the Western Ghats of Kozhikode district in Kerala, Thusharagiri Fall cascades down as three waterfalls. Trekkers and rock climbers will find trekking trails towards Lakkidi Ghat passing through thick foliage & lush, green surroundings offering its visitors a sheer delight.

Homestays, Hotes & Resorts in Calicut

Three Leaves Luxury Villas Wayanad

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Olives Homestay Wayanad

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Whistling Rocks Homestay Wayanad

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Ente Veedu Homestay Wayanad

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Sundara Mahal Homestay Wayanad

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Green Mount Homestay Wayanad

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Sree Goutham Homestay Wayanad

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Dreams Homestay Wayanad

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Spiceland Holiday Home Wayanad

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Iris Homestay Wayanad

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Mountain Mist Homestay Wayanad

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Coffee Mint Homestay Wayanad

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Blueberry Homestay Wayanad

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Greenvilla Homestay Wayanad

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Clements Homestay Wayanad

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Westway Hotel Calicut

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Sea Queen Hotel Calicut

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Hotel Paramount Tower Calicut

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Malabar Palace Hotel Calicut

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Hotel Marina Residency Calicut

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Hotel Maharani Calicut

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Hyson Heritage Hotel Calicut

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Emarald Hotel Calicut

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Copper Folia Hotel Calicut

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Asma Tower Hotel Calicut

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