Kozhikode, formerly called Calicut was the traditional capital of Northern Kerala under the Samuthiri rule. Calicut, the most important city of Malabar region of Kerala, was a leading trading centre for spices on the West Coast of India during the medieval period.
Calicut has lush green forests, rivers, wildlife, hills, a unique culture and a warm friendly ambience makes it a wonderful city. There are a number of places worth visiting in Calicut. Click the links on the left side to view various tourist places in Calicut.
Kappad Beach, Pookot Lake, Pazhassiraja Museum, Backwaters, Thusharagiri, waterfalls, Beypore Beach, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Peruvannamuzhi Dam, Thali Temple and Sultan Bathery are the places of interest.
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