India | Kerala | Peravoor


Peravoor, a beautiful village in Kannur District, is situated 45 km from Thalassery and 50 km from Kannur. The village is characterised by plains, paddy fields, and small ranges. Rice, pepper, tapioca, coconut, rubber, plantain, cashew, arecanut and a variety of vegetables are the major crops grown in this village.

Peravoor is the home town of late Jimmy George, the great international volley ball player and recipient of Arjuna Award. The famous Shri Krishna Temple dedicated to Lord Krishna is situated here. Kottiyoor Shiva Temple, 16 km east of Peravoor, can be easily accessed from Peravoor.

Thalassery Railway Station is 45 km away. Calicut Airport is the nearest airport.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Kannur
Location: Peravoor    


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