Separated from the mainland by backwaters, Valiyaparamba fishing village is an island with the Arabian Sea as one of the borders. Located about 30 km from Bekal, Valiyaparamba backwaters is one of the most picturesque backwater boroughs in Kerala. The island located in River Tejeswini, is known for its natural beauty.
A boat cruise in traditional ‘kettuvallam’ (houseboat) offers panoramic view of the coconut groves in this island.Being a fishing centre, different moods of fishing scenes adds to its beauty. The cool breeze, coconut lagoons, variety of sea birds, activities like husking, etc. provide a larger canvas for the travellers. The Island is also well known for its mussel cultivation.
How to Reach :
Located at a distance of 105 Kilometers from Mangalore Airport,
Cheruvathur is the nearest railway station which is 5km from Valiyaparamba.
Valiyaparamba is around 50 Kms away from Kasargod
There are many hotels, resorts and home stays. Visit the link (Home-> Accommodation(Hotel/Resort/Dharamsala) for details. For more information, contact District Tourism Promotion Council 04994 256450