Kozhikode (Calicut), the most important region of Malabar in yesteryears, was the capital of the powerful Zamorins and also a prominent trade and commerce center.

Kozhikode District found a place in the World History with the discovery of Sea Route to India in 1498 by the Portuguese Navigator Vasco Da Gama. Vasco Da Gama landed at the Kappad sea shore with three vessels and 170 men. A monument is constucted here to commemorate the historical landing.

Kozhikode city continues to be a centre of flourishing domestic and international trade. Its contribution to all round development of the district in trade, commerce and economic development over the years is spectacular.

Hotels In Kozhikode

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The Gateawy Hotel, Kozhikode

The Taj Residency at Calicut is a business hotel located in the historically significant spice trading town and sea port ...

Malabar Palace, Kozhikode

Malabar is a perfect partner for the business traveler with all facilities that you need to make your stay both pleasurable ....

West Way Hotel, Kozhikode

Located in Kerala, Calicut , is an important hub for trading and business. The aesthetically designed West Way Hotel

Hotel Hyson Heritage, Kozhikode

Hyson heritage inhabits a distinctive country setting with elegant gracefullness.......

About Kozhikode

Kozhikode city is the marketing centre for commodities like pepper coconut, coffee, rubber, lemon grass oil etc., produced in Kozhikode and the neighbouring districts of Wayanad, Malappuram and Kannur.

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 with the serene beaches, lush green countryside, historic sites, all combine to make Kozhikode a popular tourist destination filled with a warm ambience to fascinate a visitor

Location :Northern Kerala

What To See :Beaches-Kozhikode, Beypore

Museums- Pazhassirajah,Krishna Menon Waterfalls-Thusharagiri

Religious stuctures-Jama-at-palli,Tali Temple

Sanctuary - Kadalundi Bird Sanctury etc.

Must Taste :Kozhikodan Halwa,

Fame :-The Second Mecca of football lovers -The land of Kalaripayyattu

Climate :Tropical, STD Code :0495, Best Time To Visit :September To May

Topography :Sandy coastal belt, the rocky highlands,lateritic midland

Borders :Kannur district in North, Wayanad, district in East, Malappuram district in South, Arabian Sea on West.