Payyambalam Beach, a beautiful stretch of white shores, is a popular tourist attraction in the region of Kannur. Situated at a distance of about 2 km from the town of Kannur, the beach is easily accessible by road.
Travellers come here to enjoy the golden rays of the setting sun and to cast away the burdens of hectic routines. The chief attraction of Payyambalam Beach is a magnificent sculpture of a mother and a child.
Kanayi Kunjiraman, the most renowned sculptor who designed Yakshi sculpture of Malampuzha, crafted this gigantic landscaped sculpture which amuses visitors with its craftsmanship. The beach has a well maintained garden adjacent to it where people can spend their evening watching the beauty of the roaring ocean.
Many noted personalities such as Swadeshabimani Ramakrishna Pilla, Pamban Mandavan, A.K Gopalan and K.G Marar took their final rest near this beach. The prime features of this beach are its cleanliness and safety that make it an ideal leisure spot for families and children.