A coastal town in Malappuram Distict of Kerala, Pariyapuram is 4 km south-west of Parappanangadi.
Pariyapuram is filled with Red Teri sands, which are rich in minerals and the alluvium has a thickness of 15 m. The festival at Pariyapuram church, an important Christian center, attracts scores of devotees in summer season. Tanur and
Valiyora are nearby towns.
Calicut Airport is 15 km north. Tirur Railway Station is the closest railhead.