Kozhikode district is situated on the south west coast of India. The district is bounded on the north by Kannur district, on the east by Wynad district, on the south by Malappuram district and on the west by the Arabian sea.
Topographically the district has three distinct regions – the sandy, the rocky highlands formed by the hilly portion of the Western Ghats and lateritic midland. The total area of tha district is 2344 sq.kms
The Kozhikode district came into existence on 1st Jnauary 1957,orginally consisting of five taluks, Viz, Vadakara, Koyilandy, Kozhikode, Ernad “&” Tirur. With the formation of malapuram district on 1st june 1969 “&” Wayandu on 1st November 1980, kozhikode district now consist of only three taluks, Kozhikode,Koilandi and Vadakara. The district has a coastal length of about 80 kms
Kozhikode District, once the capital of the powerful Zamorins and a prominent trade and commerce centre. Kozhikode was the most important region of Malabar in the days gone by. Today, lush green countrysides, serene beaches, historic sites, wildlife sanutaries, rivers, hills, a unique culture and a warm, friendly ambience make Kozhikode a popular tourist destination.Basking in the idyllic setting of the serene Arabian Sea on the west and the proud peaks of the Wayanad hills on the east, this district has all the elements that fascinate a visitor

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Kozhikode Beach "&" Dolphin Point
The beauty and serenity of Kozhikode beach is not yet exploited to develop it into a tourist centre
Kadalundi Bird Sanctury
Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary,is located about 19 km from Kozhikode and 7 km from Beypore port, Malappuram district, north Kerala
At one time, the ton of Kallai that is situated next to the Kallai River, was the biggest timber trading center in the continent of Asia
Kappad Beach
To the tourist it is one of the most charming of Kerala's beaches. Kappad finds mention in history and geography texts as the gateway to the Malabar coast
Alleppey 'Venice of the East', figures prominently on the tourist trail as one of the major centers for backwater boat trips, served by ferries to Quilon and Kottayam in particular.
Kerala Institute for Research, Training and Development of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (KIRTADS) is an ethnological museum
Krishna Nenon Museum
The Krishna Menon Museum is located in the city of Kozhikode (Calicut), right next to the Pazhassi Raja Museum
Kunhali Marikar's Residence
From Kozhikode, this house is at a distance of 45 km. A gruesome story associates itself with this house
Kakkayam Dam
This picturesque damsite,45 km from Kozhikode, teeming with exotic wildlife, offers excellent trekking and rock climbing opportunities
Manamchira Square
A new attraction in the heart of the city, Mananchira Maithan, is the sublimation of the concept of a planned modern city
Peruvannamuzhi Hillstation
Peruvannamuzhi is located about 60 km North East of the Calicut (Kozhikode) district headquarters
Pazhassi Raja Museum
The Pazhassi Raja Museum is located atop the East Hill at a distance of 6 km from the Kozhikode town
SM Street
Sweat Meat Street, popularly known as SM street withits cross roads , is the busiest shopping spot of kozhikode
Thikkodi Light House "&" Payyoli Beach
This lighthouse, that has been guiding sailors for a long time now, can be seen right from Kappad itself