As the summers have started, we all are looking for the destinations with a cool environment and composed atmosphere. Hence, the popular summer destinations get crowded with thousands of tourists during this season.
So, if you desire to avoid visiting these explored destinations, get yourself to secluded places, like these wonderful summer destinations in Kozhikode district of Kerala, which remain uncrowded throughout the year, thereby, giving its visitors better opportunities of savouring the pristine beauty of nature. Read on to know more about these picturesque locations where you can certainly choose to retire and get lost in the godly presence of nature.
Located in the valley of Vellarimala mountain range, Anakkampoyil is a tiny hamlet which is surrounded by lush green vegetation in the form of beautiful grasslands and rich forests. It is located at a distance of about 50 km from the centre of Kozhikode and hence, is easily accessible by road. Famous for Arippara Water Falls, the beautiful town of Anakkampoyil is an ideal place to spend your summers.
As the climatic conditions are favourable throughout the year, one can visit this natural splendour anytime in a year. The spectacular views of crystal clear water flowing through the rich vegetation over the rough terrains are certainly commendable. Wouldn't you love to spend your day lazing by Arippara Water Falls and figuring out the magic of nature through its incredible surroundings?
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Another hill station in Kozhikode district, Koorachundu, is a beauty settled amidst lush greenery and beautiful hills. The presence of coconut groves, spice gardens and surrounding hills makes this village look like a mini paradise in God's Own Country.
Located at a distance of about 40 km from Kozhikode city, Koorachundu is a weekend destination for local tourists. If you are definitely looking for a place in seclusion away from the world of complexities, then Koorachundu is the place where you should be this season.
The ultimate feeling of being in a serene environment will assuredly capture you, once you have set your foot on its land. The region around Koorachundu is also favourable for trekking, camping and picnics. So, who would miss an opportunity of experiencing heaven amidst hills, valleys and forests?
Located at a distance of around 40 km from Kozhikode, Perambra is one of the few places in Kerala which are unknown to common tourists and hence, it is a perfect summer retreat for you amidst undisturbed environment. From taking a stroll in its valleys to transversing through forests, each and every activity done here is certainly memorable.
What else do you need other than an environment where you can relax your mind, body and soul and savour the best of natural beauties? The region around Perambra also provides its visitors with the opportunities of rock climbing, trekking and wildlife recreation.
Rich in exotic wildlife, Peruvannamuzhi is located inside Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary at a distance of around 45 km from Kozhikode city. The presence of Peruvannamuzhi Dam adds on to the existing beauty and glamour of the place.
Being a part of a wildlife sanctuary, it is home to several endangered species of plants and animals. You can also spot several species of colourful birds and butterflies in the region. Even though Peruvannamuzhi is popular amongst local tourists as a picnic spot, it is still a perfect place to spend your summer season in Kerala.
Crocodile Farm, the thick forests of Janakikadu, the picnic spots of Pottiyapara and several nearby gardens are a few other places in and around Peruvannamuzhi which might interest you.
Thusharagiri is a wonderful place at a distance of about 50 km from Kozhikode city and is popular for its Thusharagiri Waterfall, which is located on the Chalippuzha river and gushes down from a height of 246 feet. From trekking trails to hiking spots and rich wildlife to dense forests, the region in and around Thusharagiri is a treat to savour.
You should not miss this exotic hidden beauty if you really love exploring new places. Due to its pleasant atmosphere throughout the year, it is also a perfect place to spend your summers. Thamarassery, Kodenchery and Thiruvambady are certain other nearby attractions. So, how about planning a trip to these locations this summer?