Ezhimala, the formidable mountainous region is bordered by sea on its three sides. It is located 55 km north of Kannur
. Plenty of rare medicinal herbs are found on these hills. This cluster of hills is at an altitude of 286 m above the sea level. At the foot of the hills there is a cave and an old burial chamber, further up the hills is an ancient mosque where sculptured stone pillars can be seen.