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Kozhikode Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Kozhikode Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Kozhikode with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Kozhikode useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Kozhikode!

Kozhikode History

Hyder Ali, the famous ruler of Mysore, captured Kozhikode somewhere in the year of 1766 and this wasn’t appreciated by the British Rulers. As a result, India had to face 4 Anglo Mysore Wars which continued for years. It took some time but finally Kozhikode was totally under the control of Mysore. read more

Kozhikode Sightseeing

Other famous tourist destinations of Kozhikode are Thusharagiri, Planetarium, Lalitha Kala Academy, Krishna Menon Museum and the Art gallery, Kakkayam, Pavayil Cheerpu, and Purakkattiri. There are many places for devotees to worship and these are also worth a visit due to their historical designs.    read more

Kozhikode Travel Guide

The name of Kozhikode is a mix of two different words Koyil (which means palace) and Kodu (which means fortified). The other name Calicut is said to be the anglicized version of the real name Kozhikode. Theory says that Calicut used to be a very famous port which was used by the foreign traders for trading purposes. During those days there was a fort surrounding the port. This fort was called as Koyil (meaning palace)... read more

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