Uncrowded, the beach is a tourists' paradise, with golden sand and surf. It is situated at Azhikode, 12km from Kannur.
Moppila bay, the famous fishing harbour is situated near the St.Angelo's Fort.
The beach is a natural and now a modernised fishing harbour built with assist- ance under the Indo Norwegian pact.
Muzhappilangad, one of the longest beaches in Kerala is located 15 kms south of Kannur. The long beach is the only drive-in beach in India.
The Payyambalam beach located near the Kannur town is one of the beautiful beaches in the state of Kerala.
Located 8 kms from Thiruvananthapuram city, the Shankhumugham Beach is a favourite haunt of sunset watchers.
The small coastal fishing town of Tanur was one of the earliest settlements of the Portuguese.
It is believed that St. Francis Xavier visited the place in 1546 AD.
Vizhinjam was once a commercial centre for the Europeans, Portuguese and Dutch who had trade ties with the local kings.