Tag Archives: Kozhikode

Vellarimala ,Kozhikode Kerala Travel Information

Vellarimala Camel’s Hump Mountains Vellarimala is a mountain range in Thiruvambady town of the Kozhikode district, Kerala state, India. These mountains are a part of the Western Ghats and lie on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border. They extend to the Nilgiri Hills in Tamil Nadu and are separated by the Chaliyar valley. The Wayanad plateau lies east of the hills and merges into the Mysore plateau. Vellarimala hill is accessible from the last village in the region i.e. Muthappanpuzha, near Anakkampoyil Read more [...]

Thusharagiri Waterfalls ,Calicut, Kerala Travel Information

Thusharagiri Misty Waterfalls Thusharagiri are the waterfalls located in the Kozhikode district of the state of Kerala, India. Two streams originating in the valleys of the Western Ghats meet at Thusharagiri to form the River Chalippuzha, a tributary of Iruvanjippuzha. This river diverges into 5 sub-falls, out of which only 3 falls are accessible to the tourists visiting the area. These falls create a snowy spray during their descent and the water from these falls creates a silvery veil on the Read more [...]

Kappad Beach, Kozhikode

Kappad Beach, Kozhikode Considered as the gateway to the Malabar Coast, Kappad or the Kappakkadavu beach is a captivating beach for all beach lovers. This beach is historic, as Vasco da Gama, the well-known Portuguese explorer landed at this place on 20 May 1948 paving way for the colonial rule of India by different European conquerors for over 450 years. Some historians are of the belief that he actually landed at the nearby port of Pandalayani in Kollam and only anchored his ships at Kappad. Read more [...]