Paithalmala location and visiting time – highest hill top in kannur district
Paithalmala, highest hill top in kannur
paithal mala is a beautiful hill station in kannur located at kerala karnataka border. the hill station is 15oo feet above from the sea level. paithal mala is awesome view for the visitors near to kodagu forest. this velvet meadows are the prime attraction in kannur district. this is extremely a typical place for trkking. there are two trekking are possible which are in summer and monsoon. leeches are a challenging thing for trekkers, some times a heard of elephants prevent from trekking. paithalmala located along with western ghats. it also ranked as the highest peak in kannur.
this greenly hill top is rich witth flaura and fauna. the hill offers 6 km trek to reach the destination.
The trekking to the hill top starts from kudiyanmala, to the hill top. this amazing trekking give absolutely a peasant experience for you. also this is the best view point to see the beauty of kannur and karnataka. there is an intersseting thing about this hill top, it will give the view of of arabian sea from the hill top. it is clear that this is the view point to see the geographical condition of kerala. paithalmala is spread over an area oof 300 acres.
the observatory town lies at the top is the focus point, unfortunately it is in bad condition, the walls are broken stage. but you can enjoy the beauty this is not a preventing thing because without the tower it can also give the view point for the visitors. It is located at Sreekandapuram, 65 km away from kannur town. paithalmala also known as vaithalmala. the nearest railway station is located at kannour at an approximate distance 40 km from here. you can reach at calicut international airport when you travel 140 km drive from here.