Located in northern Kerala, Kozhikode is an ultimate place that is known for its historical
significance. This is the place where Vasco da Gama landed first. Earlier known as
Calicut, Kozhikode is still having a western influence that can be witnessed on your
Kozhikode trip. Kozhikode holiday packages are very popular as they take you on visit
to a place that has so much to offer its visitors. The city enjoys western atmosphere
yet it has its own identity, culture and traditions. Kozhikode has always been the center
of attraction for many countries and assures an experience to its visitors that they can
Tourist Attractions in Kozhikode
On your Kozhikode tour, you can explore a number of attractions.
This is a beautiful beach point where you can watch dolphins playing in the sea. This is
an ideal place to have a serene walk.
This is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and has a statue of Natraja symbolizing
Krishna Menon Museum and Pazhassi Raja Museum are two popular museums of
Pookot Lake is a natural fresh water lake offering a tranquil atmosphere to its visitors.
Best Time to Visit Kozhikode
Kozhikode is pleasant all through the year due to enjoying coastal climate. One can
enjoy Kozhikode vacation in any season. The place experiences summers between
months of March and May. The temperature ranges from 25° C to 38° C. June
to November are the monsoon months witnessing heavy rain falls. After rainfall,
temperature starts falling and winters months arrive in December and continue till
February with temperature between 18° C and 25° C. The months of September to
March are the best time to visit Kozhikode.
Things to Buy in Kozhikode
Shopping in Kozhikode is a great experience as city offers several small souvenirs to
choose from. Your Kozhikode holiday is incomplete without buying stuffs from here.
After exploring the local markets, you will realize what you can buy in Kozhikode.
SM Street is famous market in the town to buy sweetmeats. You can also buy here
rosewood items, exquisite carvings, artifacts, coir products and small models of snake
boats. Handloom fabrics are also very famous over here.
How to Reach Kozhikode
Before planning a Kozhikode trip, find out the options to reach to Kozhikode with us.
Kozhikode has its own airport – Calicut International Airport. It connects the city with
many cities of India and world. You can get regular flights for this airport from various
cities like Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Goa. International cities like Sharjah, Abu Dhabi,
Bahrain, Dubai, Kuwait, Doha and Muscat are also connected.
Kozhikode railway station is connected through wide network of rail and various inter-
city trains are available to reach here.
The wide network of roads connects Kozhikode with other cities of Kerala and its
neighboring states. One can reach this place from anywhere in Kerala and from its