Kannur - Kerala

Discover Kannur

Kannur, formerly known as Cannanore, is a beautiful port city with beaches  located on the Malabar coast in North Kerala.

Things to do in Kannur

Some of the great things you can enjoy in Kannur include:

  • Kannur is best known for its temple Theyyam performances. This exquisite art form is an important component of the culture of this district in Northern Kerala
  • Kannur has been acclaimed as a powerful maritime port since the dawn of time and Marco Polo dubbed it as a “Great Emporium Of Spice Trade”. According to legend, it has had interactions and commercial links with the rest of the globe since King Solomon’s time, including the Greeks, Arabs, and Romans
  • It has numerous forts, temples, beaches, and wildlife reserves that attract visitors on a regular basis
  • Throughout the year, major festivals and events are organised, making this one of the best spots in Kerala to spend your holiday

The best way to see Kannur

If you would like to visit Kannur, why not take a look at one of our wonderful ATOL and ABTA protected holidays?  Please remember all our private tours are designed to meet your exact requirements, and the tours mentioned are just examples to help inspire you. Contact our travel experts on 01792 315499 or email info@aitholidays.com for more information.