• Kozhikode Calicut
  • Kerala
  • India
Amont Things to Do in Kozhikode Calicut
  • Area 21.32 km2
  • Elevation 15 metres
  • Nearest Airport Calicut (60 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station Vatakara

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Vadakara, Kozhikode Calicut Overview

Resting close to the Laccadive Sea, Vadakara is a coastal town that lies in the district of Kozhikode, Kerala. Vadakara is the 2nd biggest town in Kozhikode and unfolds over a gross area of 21 sq. km. It has a rich history that catches the attention of the visitors that visit this town. Over the years, Vadakara town has emanated as an unconventional choice for many honeymoon couples to enjoy their romantic holiday.


It Is Known For:-
1) Vadakara is the birthplace of the legendary Unniyarcha, Aromal Chekevar, and Thacholi Othenan. They were depicted as the warriors in Vadakkan Pattukal
2) Being a coastal town, it is also known for its Sand Beach. The Sand Beach is a frequented attraction where one can relish the beautiful view of the sunrise and sunset
3) The globally-renowned martial art form, Kalaripayattu, originated from Vadakara
4) There are notable attractions in Vadakara. The must-visit places include the names like Lokarnavaku Temple, Mutthappan Temple, Shivapura Kshethram, and much more


Best Time To Visit:-
The best time to visit this quaint coastal town is throughout the year, excluding the monsoons. Since the average temperatures scale between 25°C-37°C, it becomes feasible to spend a great vacation at Vadakara. During monsoons, it is recommended to stay indoors due to thunderstorms and heavy rainfall.


Reaching There:-
Though Vadakara is a coastal town, it has a well-connected network of roadways that make it easier for the visitors to reach the town. One can hire the service of the local buses and taxis to reach this alluring coastal town.


Nearest Railway Station- Vadakara Railway Station
Nearest Airport- Calicut International Airport

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