THUSHARAGIRI WATERFALLS:(:(50km from Kozhikode)Famous for its trekking tracks, Thusharagiri is located near Vythiri in Wayanad. Waterfalls and streams abound in this hilly region. Trekkers have to start early morning from the second waterfall and climb uphill through the pristine, dense and evergreen forest populated with exotic birds and wildlife to reach Vythiri by evening. The place also abounds in rubber, arecanut, pepper, ginger and spice plantations.Best Season:August-February
KOZHIKODE:A mighty seaport where Arab, Chinese and East African traders once converged, Kozhikode was previously the most important region of the Malabar Coast. Vasco Da Gama landed on its shores in 1498,catapulting the region to global fame. Once the capital of the powerful Zamorins and a prominent trade and commerce centre ,the winds of change have swept over this charming coastal land from time to time. The whiff of history continues to permeate the lanes, bazaars and business hubs of this great port of yerteryears. Lush green countryside, serene beaches, historic sites, wildlife sanctuaries, rivers and hills make Kozhikode a popular destination. Also adding to the legacy of this region is a unique culture and warm friendly people.
Telephone Access Code:+91-495
AIR: Nearest Airport: Karipur(28km from Kozhikode Town):Daily flights to Mumbai, Chennai, Bangaluru and the Middle East. The Chennai flights also touches Coimbatore and Madurai.
RAIL: Link to all the major cities and tourist centres in India.
ROAD: Well-connected to all the major cities and tourist centres in India.
TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRES
Kozhikode Railway Station ph: 2702606
Karipur Airport ph: 0483-2712762
Regional Joint Director,Civil Station,Kozhikode,fax:+91-495-2373862,mob:9846486265,Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Emergency Details:Facilitation Centre : 2236600.