Sharing its borders with the Western Ghats and Arabian Sea, Kannur is a charming coastal town and is one of the top beach destinations in Kerala. Earlier known as Cannanore, it is one of the best Tourist Places in Kerala and also the third-largest port on the western coast, after Bombay and Karachi under the British. With its serene beaches, historical monuments and ancient temples, Kannur has plethora of sightseeing options that lures huge number of tourist every year. Typically, 1-2 days is required to explore best of Kannur Tour Packages. Besides, St. Angelos Fort, Thalassery Fort, Muzhappilangad Beach, Parassinikkadavu Snake Park, Arakkal Museum, Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary, Payyambalam Beach, Madayipara, Valiyaparamba Island and Kottappuram are the top places to visit in Kannur. Apart, Kannur is famous for its handlooms and also has a Asia's largest Naval Academy.
Nagarhole National Park and Madkeri are also close to Kannur and 4-5 day trips can be planned to visit Kannur along with these places as part of Kerala Tour Packages.