Azhikkal, one of the oldest ports in Kerala
, is located on the coastline of Kannur
. It is a beautiful place renowned for its diversity and is enriched with a beach. Azhikkal beach attracts a large number of domestic and international tourists. The famous Valapattanam River flows through this place. Azhikkal, an all weather medium port, is one of the major tourist attractions in Kannur.
Calicut Airport is the nearby airport.