In and Around Kannur (°C - °C)
Earlier known as Cannanore, the largest city of North Malabar Region continues to be an important centre for trade and commerce. Being a site of historical importance, Kannur is famously known for its popular ritual worship called Theyyam. Kannur is the land of Looms and Lore because of the loom industries functioning here and ritualistic folk arts held in the temples. Known for its pristine beaches, Kannur often lures travellers towards its natural beauty and serene ambience. Famous for its temples, beaches and forts, Kannur has numerous places of tourist interest where tourists can relax and are enthralled by its gracefulness. The famous beaches include Payyambalam Beach with an unbroken coastline, Baby Beach, Meenkunnu Beach, Muzhappilangad Beach and Choottad Beach which offers a stunning view of the surroundings. Apart from the beaches, the city is also known for its St. Angelo Fort, Arakkal Museum, Mapila Bay, Parassinikkadavu Snake Park and Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary. Kannur got the name as the Land of Krishna because of the Kadalai Shri Krishnaswami Temple. Moreover, the temples such as Shri Rajarajeshwaram, Parassinikadavu Sree Muthappan Temple and Annapurneshwari Temple, Kottiyoor Vadakkeshwaram Temple, Kalarivathukkal Bhagavathy Temple and Tiruvarkadu Bhagavathy Temple attract pilgrims who wish to dwell in religious practices and pooja. Savour a plethora of the regional spices here while you enjoy a splendid stay at the available budget hotels in Kannur. OYO Rooms, India’s Largest Branded Network of Hotels offers a wide range of budget hotels in Kannur under different categories like Standard and Premium. Situated near Kannur Bus Stand, OYO offers a variety of Premium and Rooms categories of hotels, convenient for travellers looking for a budget stay in Kannur. Not just that, OYO also facilitates the varied range of budget hotels near Kannur University ideal for those visiting the city for a small trip. Guests can wake-up to the mesmerizing views of the calm beaches by staying at OYO budget hotels near Payyambalam Beach. Tourists, who wish to immerse in the serenity and beauty of the nature, can stay conveniently in budget hotels near Choottad Beach and witness some breathtaking views of the city. The OYO Rooms offers a homely environment with a touch of the rich Kerala style hospitality and décor along with an excellent round the clock services to its visitors. Also, there are OYO budget hotels near Kannur International Airport for guests visiting the city for work and are always on a run. For International travellers, OYO offers luxurious stay with modern amenities at the premium hotels near Kannur Fort. Tourists visiting the city on a budget can stay conveniently at hotels near Kannur Railway Station and explore the rich architecture of the city. With the availability of multiple budget hotels in Kannur, travel and tourism industry have flourished and hence made it easier for travellers to extend their stay without worrying about their budget.