Payyambalam is the beach of Kannur town. It is long and clean. Flat laterite cliffs just into the sea at one end. Picturesque and incredibly beautiful. The well laid out gardens and the massive landscaped sculpture of mother & child greet the visitor to Payyambalam. The beach is only walking distance from fort St. Angelo.
Muzhappilangad is 15 km South of Kannur and only 8 km from Thalassery. A long clean beach, its enchanting ambience invites you to swim, sunbathe, or just lounge around. Black rocks protect Muzhappilangad from the current of the deep, making its shallow water a swimmer's paradise. Muzhappilangad is arguably Kerala's only drive-in beach.
Baby Beach is called so as it is smaller than its bigger neighbourhood, Payyambalam beach. The famous St. Angelo fort is adjacent to it.
Kizhunna Ezhara Beach
Kizhunna Ezhara beach is 11 km from kannur, this beautiful stretch of sand is one of the most secluded beaches in Kerala.
This is situated near the St. Angelo's Fort. A fishing harbour built with Indo Norwegian project assistance. If the weather is favorable a ride in the sea will be a memorable experience. The remnants fort is still seen in Mappila bay.
Situated at Azhikode its hardly few kilometers from the town. The virgin beach is a tourist's paradise with golden sand & surf.