Calicut is a major city located on the Malabar coast in the state of Kerala, and is also well known by the name of Kozhikode. Calicut is a traveler’s paradise offering a Pandora of sights and attractions in the city. While on one hand, Calicut is renowned for its serene beaches and lush green environments, on the other hand, it is also famous for its numerous historical monuments and museums. Some of the most important places to visit in Calicut include the Kappad Beach, the Beypore Fort, Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Thusharagiri Waterfalls, Krishna Menon, Pazhassirajah, The Tali Temple and Jama-at-palli.
Apart from the various historical landmarks and monument, Calicut is also close to the magnanimous Wayanad hills, where visitors can enjoy trekking and also spot wild animals in their natural habitats. The city is also a neighbor to the Western Ghats of Mysore or Bangalore thus offering one with a plenitude of weekend getaways.