Payyambalam beach Kannur is known as the Kovalam of Kannur. Kannur beach is a group of five beaches on the western side of kannur city in Kerala province of India.They are:
- Payyambalam Beach
- Meenkunnu Beach
- Adikadalayi Beach
- Baby Beach
- Thayyil Beach
Payyambalam beach Kannur is a popular hangout place for the local people. It has an entrance with walking bridge over a small canal. One of the major attraction of the beach is a majestic statue of Mother and Child.The beach cliff forms a natural border on one side.
On top of the cliff is the beach garden.Water skiing, parasailing, boat rides,horse riding and camel riding are available to attract tourists and the charges are nominal.The beach is also good for swimming and sunbathing.Payyambalam beach resorts are of high quality and eco friendly.
Meenkunnu Beach is on the road to Azhikode. This beach is popular among Europeans because of its picture-postcard-looks. There are no facilities on the beach for tourists. It is the favorite of the click happy tourist.It is one of main tourist attractions of kannur.
Adikadalayi Beach is situated 6 kilometers from kannur. Kannur tourist places includes Adikadalai village. It is a tourist area located near the village of Edakkad. Adikadalayi Sri Krishna Temple is located in the heart of Adikadalayi.
Baby Beach contains the sculpture Mother and Child is an attractive feature of the beach garden. A part of the garden is specially for children. Baby beach is the favorite one of the kannur beaches.