Ezhimala beach, one of the popular beach in kannur
Ezhimala beach has some special features compared to other beaches of kerala, as the name suggests the beach is neat to hill that is mala in local language. the sea is surrounded by three hills in kannur. the view from the hill to beach is an amazing view. this is a variety peculiarity compared to other places because it is impossible to see a hill and sea together, once we visit here we can understand why it is called god’s own country. kannur has the highest area of sea shore than other districts of kerala. the state is blesses with shore of arabian sea at the western direction of indian sub continent. the total area of seashore in kerala is 580 km sq.
Ezhimala naval academy is situated 55 km away from the beach, ezhimala naval academy officially known as indian naval academy. there is light house located near to the beach which is maintained by indian naval academy it also known as mount deli light house. actually kozhikode is spotted as dolphin point, however it will give a good view to see the dolphins. the mosque at the hill top attracts the pilgrimages too. here we can see the combination of nature beauty by silvery sands of sea and green blanket of hills.
All over the year is best to visit the beach if you prefer the hills then it will better to visit november to january. payyannur is the nearest town to he beach which is 8 km which is 8 km way from the destination, the most nearest bus station is also situated at payyannur. payyannur railway station is also at the same distance from ezhimala beach. t connect all other cities of india. when you travel 95 km from the spot you can easily access at the nearest airport at karipur in malappuram.