of the relaxing tourist hot spots is the unspoiled Payyabalam beach. What
attracts people’s attention is the wonderful sunset view along with the sun rays
creating sparkle on the golden sands of Arabian sea. Most of the beautiful
beaches in Kerala have a unique picturesque view which makes you feel great and
enables you to relax. The aura of the Payyabalam beach and the Kannur beach is
truly mesmerizing with a peaceful and pleasant ambience. If you want to be away
from all your hustle and bustle and are looking for a place where you can spend
some peaceful personal time, then nothing can be more pleasant than a lively
beach. The way to the beach goes through a crossover bridge built over a narrow
canal. The legacy of Kannur’s important political leaders can be seen in the
form of memorials to the right of the bridge.
beauty of the beach is enhanced by the palm trees jiggling by the wind and
making a stunning view with their greenish hue. If you are interested in some
recreational activities such as boating, swimming and other adventurous water
sports, then this is the place you should go to. Once you’re at the beach, you
can’t stop yourself from taking a dip in the water. As mentioned above, if you
choose to experience some adventurous water sports, then you can fathom more
distance into the limitless Arabian sea. The Payyamballam Beach offers you a
long beach spanning 4 km to walk and amazing views.
More on Payyambalam
Things To Do at
Payyamballam Beach attracts lots of tourists due to
the cleanliness and well-managed surroundings by the regional authorities. This
is one of the reasons why many movies, especially South Indian movies, are
filmed here. There are many cafeterias in the vicinity of the beach, but the
most famous is the Naura Cafeteria. The old name of Kannur was Naura, and this
cafeteria has kept the old name alive. This cafeteria is famous for celebrity
visits who come here after their shoots.
One of the admirable pieces of structures popularly
known as Mother and Child can be found at the Payyabalam Beach. This structure
was built by a popular Indian sculptor named Kanai Kunhiraman. This sculpture
draws the attention of many tourists and people from nearby cities and
villages. If you have a dream to experience some thrilling activities such as
speed boating, parasailing, and water skiing, then this place is for you. These
activities are regulated and controlled by the regional Tourism Council, so you
need not have to get worried about the safety.
After you are done with your thrilling rides, you can
sit and relax on the golden sand and glance and feel the waves touching your
feet. In general, you will not find the beach too crowded except on some
holidays, so choose your comfortable and cozy place to spend some relaxing
time. You can find some entertaining activities like small balloon shooting and
ring throwing, so if you have your kids with you, they will surely get excited
Best Time To Visit Payyambalam Beach
can choose any day throughout the year to visit Payyabalam Beach.However, winters
are the most pleasant. The winter begins in September and lasts up to the end
of February. The climate is calm and cold(around 16 degree Celsius) which don’t
let you feel any kind of discomfort. You can visit the beach and explore other
nearby places without looking at your watch and weather.
not many people may want to visit this place due to its hot and humid weather.
Summer begins here in March and ends in May. Due to the hot summer, the beach
gets warmer, but the calm and cold water is there to kick the heat out of your
rainy days, due to the rise and unpredictable water of the sea, most of the recreational
activities are prohibited. On the other hand, due to rain, you will get a good
vibe, and the greener trees offer an amazing view.
Tips For Visiting
is no specific time for visiting the beach, but once it gets darker, you will
be asked by the local patrolling police team to leave the area to avoid any
kind of accidents.
How to Reach
can reach Kannur by rail or road. The distance between Payyabalam Beach and the
railway stations is about 2.7 km. You can take a taxi or even use the bus
service from Cannanore Bus Stand.