Kannur Boatels and Cruises, a project of Bekal Resorts Development, operates houseboat tours in the backwaters of Kannur
. The houseboats feature two spacious bedrooms, hygienic kitchen, spacious dining area cum lounge and a balcony for watching aquatic birds. Traditional Malabar seafood is prepared for the guests. Visitors can also enjoy the vibrant dance drama Theyyam
and the martial art Kalaripayattu
through the cruises.