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Payyambalam Beach

Payyambalam beach is a large stretch of golden sand frilled by coconut greenery. This favorite hangout for locals is the best known of all Kannur beaches. The road to the bridge crosses a walking bridge over a small canal and is the main access. There are monuments commemorate the lives of political leaders who belonged to Kannur after the entrance.

Payyambalam Images

Tourist Attractions

  • Large stretch of golden sand frilled by coconut greenery
  • Long, wide and quite even beach extends about 4 kms
  • A cliff which forms a natural border and lapping the waves
  • Beach garden with the sculpture of mother, child etc.
  • Good for swimming and sunbathing
  • Water skiing, para sailing and boat rides during monsoon
  • St.Angelio's fort and Arakkal palace museum

Address of Payyambalam

Payyambalam beaches are located near Kannur city of Kerala state, India - 670001.

How to Reach

  • Nearest City: Kannur - 2 km
  • Distance From: Kozhikode - 93 km, Kasaragod - 97 km, Mysore - 182 km
  • Nearest Airport: Calicut (Kozhikode) International
  • Nearest Bus Station: Kannur
  • Nearest Railway Station: Cannanore (Kannur)
  • Transport: Kannur city is well connected by road and Nearest Railways. Local transport mode is autorickshaw.

Where to Stay

There are couple of beach resorts at Payyambalam available. Number of options from budget to Luxury hotels at Kannur city.

What to Eat

Kannur city posses many restaurants. The beach restaurant Naura Cafeteria at Payyambalam beach.

Best Season & Time to Visit

Anytime but Kerala Tourism Department conduct activities like Water skiing, Para sailing during rainy season.

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