Kavvayi can easily be counted as one of the foremost backwater destinations in Kannur adorning the Kannur district with its stunning wonderful features in Kerala. One of the largest in the whole North Kerala region is Kavvayi Backwaters which is the third largest backwater in Kerala. It has its charms which can literally make you fall in love with the place which like other wonderful backwater locations. The largest backwater island group in the northern part of Kerala is this lesser known pristine land of composed beauty sprawling across the districts of Kasaragod and Kannur. Among the most fascinating backwater destinations in Kerala is Kavvayi Kayal. Among the exotic locations in North Kerala, considering is Kavvayi Kayal which has been bestowned with many a natural gift.
Along with the scenic Kavvayi backwaters, famed for the island groups which exist is this idyllic destination. Taking in an absorbing the incredible surroundings and cool breeze either enjoy long walks admiring the greenery or hop onto any of the country boats. The perfect place to visit for some well- deserved relaxation and peace is Kavvayi Backwaters. The backwater and Valiyaparamba near it is also known by the same name which is the largest island of Kavvayi. Also immense potential for rural village tourism, backwater tourism and Aqua- tourism is there. Mainly Muslim population is stay here. One of the most picturesque backwater destinations in Kannur district is Kavvayi Backwaters which is also known as Kavvayi Kayal.
At this place one can simply find a lot of calm and quite. Also some large and small islands in the backwater add to its captivating beauty are there. This place is also providing you a chance to step in one of the country boats, the lushness and richness of surrounding greenery, relax while relishing. Home to a variety of flora and fauna are the wetlands and the backwater. Kumarakom offers visitors various other leisure options an enchanting backwater destination. At a sprawling old bungalow- turned- resort, the Taj Garden Retreat available are fishing and boating facilities. The largest backwater stretch in the North Kerala is the Kavvayi Backwater which is located north to Payyannur.
PLACES TO VISIT
The northern part of the Kavvayi Backwaters which flows through Kasaragod district is Valiyaparamba Backwaters. Also known as Valiyaparamba is the northern portion of the Kavvayi Backwaters. During the past centuries, a major administrative center and Kavvayi used to be an inland port. From fishing and agriculture, the main source of income of this Island. Several educational institutions in this small island as a remnant of its year’s glory and pride are there but now the importance of the Kavvayi Island has increased. A region of best natural beauty is Valiyaparamba Backwater. Through it is favorable all year around, between November and February is the best time to visit Valiyaparamba Backwaters. A coastal island in Hosdurg taluk of Kasaragod district in the state of Kerala is Valiyaparamba.
A marshy island is Edayilakkad also spelled at Edayilekkadu or Edayilakkadu which is situated in the Kerala district of Kasaragod in India. This is located in the Kavvayi Backwaters, arm of the Arabian Sea, a long and almost isolated. This is look like a heaven. A sacred forest the ‘Nagam’ which is inhabited by an amount of monkeys is there in Edayilakkad. The area was part of Madras before the formation of the Indian state of Kerala. One of the largest islands in eth northern part of Kerala is Edayilakkad due to its width. While the Trikkarippur which is located on the mainland east of Edayilakkad to the south of Edayilakkad lies the island of Madakkal.
HOW TO REACH
By Boat: Just incredible and let one see and enjoy the beautiful sights of Kavvayi Kayal is an expedition on boat from Kotti to Kottapuram.
By Train: Payyannur is the closest railway station to reach Kavvayi Backwaters which is located at a 3 km distance.
By Air: Karipur international airport is the nearest airport which is located at a distance of 154 km from Kavvayi.