Payyambalam beach which is just 2 kilometres away from Kannur town is a large stretch of golden sand frilled by coconut greenery. The Payyambalam Beach is an impeccably maintained destination in Kannur. This secluded location is known for providing one with the opportunity to simply relax or enjoy a family picnic in absolute tranquillity. Surfing and swimming options are also available for those who seek a little adventure. The gentle waters form a picturesque setting that has been featured in many South Indian movies as well. Being close to Kannur town has made it a favourite haunt for tourists and locals alike
Muzhapilangad Beach is credited as being The Longest Drive-in Beach in Asia with a lengthy shore line of 4km. You may Drive or Ride and practice stunts along the full stretch of the beach. The basalt rock formations in the open sea keeps the ocean currents at bay, making the beach safe for swimming. Advisible to avoid during monsoons as the water engulfs the beach.