Tourist Places in Thalassery

Places to Visit in Thalassery

Thalassery - #35 of 58 in Kerala |
Thalassery Average Rating - 5.5/7 1 based on 73 Ratings

Thalassery is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Thalassery is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Thalassery are February, March, October, November, December. There are 36 tourist places in Thalassery, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Thalassery can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Thalassery for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Thalassery Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Thalassery, browse through photos & pictures, explore Thalassery using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Thalassery, which are great places to visit, are Sea View Park, Tagore Park, Mahe, Kannur, Dharmadam Thuruth. Thalassery can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Thalassery Tourist Places



  • Type: Beach
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Muzhappilangad Beach, Thalassery
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Muzhappilangad Beach is located at a distance of around 8 km from the destination. This beach is often referred to as a swimmer’s paradise. Swimming, sunbathing and boating are the popular activities enjoyed at the beach. It is the only drive-in beach of Kerela and... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Kannur, Thalassery
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Kannur, popularly known as Cannanore, is located at a distance of around 24 km from the destination. The town was named Cannanore during the colonial rule. It is often referred to as the Land of Looms and Lores; and has attractions like beaches, forts, religious sites,... Read More »
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Thalassery Fort, Thalassery
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Thalassery Fort stands on a rocky cliff that lies on the banks of the Muzhappilangad Beach. It was constructed by the British East India Company in the 18th century. The fort was developed with an aim to establish a strong foothold in the Malabar Coast. The square shaped... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Mahe, Thalassery
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Mahe, officially known as Mayyazhi, is a nearby town, which is officially a part of the Union Territory of Puducherry. The town derives its name from the word ‘Mayyazhi’, meaning ‘Eyebrow of the sea’. Formerly a French Colony, the town now serves as a... Read More »
  • Type: Island
Dharmadam Thuruth, Thalassery
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Dharmadam Thuruth is an island located in the midst of the Arabian Sea. The island covers an area of around 5 acres of land. This place is covered with thick plantations of coconut and palm amidst green bushes. The site is home to a group of migratory birds that arrive here... Read More »
"Small Island"Oct 1, 2013
Sea View Park, Thalassery
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"Good sea viw park ..."Oct 15, 2016
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Overbury's Folly, Thalassery
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Overbury's Folly, a major attraction of Thalassery, is a seashore recreational park. The park is located on the hilltop, close to the Thalassery Municipal Stadium and Sports Authority of India (SAI). The site derives its name from its constructor E. N. Overbury, who once... Read More »
"Good For Relaxing."Oct 1, 2013
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Tagore Park, Thalassery
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"Average park."Oct 14, 2016
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Wellesley's Bungalow, Thalassery
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Wellesley’s Bungalow is a beautiful colonial mansion that is renowned for its peaceful and calm surroundings. The house belonged to Babar, a businessman, who served as a host to Lord Wellesley, the first Duke of Wellington. The site derives its name from Wellesley, who... Read More »
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Gundert Bungalow, Thalassery
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Gundert Bungalow was the residence of Dr. Herman Gundert, the German Missionary, who became a member of the Basal Mission in 1934. Dr. Herman Gundert was born in Stuttgart and arrived in India as a Christian missionary. On 27th February 1839, he shifted to Illikunnu, a place... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Catholic Rosary Church, Thalassery
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Catholic Rosary Church, close to the popular Thalassery Fort, was established in the early 16th century. It is amongst the oldest churches in Kerala. The church is adorned with distinct stained glass works that were brought from London. The church was under the guidance... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
English Church, Thalassery
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The English Church, also known as the St. John's Anglican Church, is believed to be more than 140 years old. The church is located behind the Thalassery Fort and is considered to be one of the first churches to be constructed in the Malabar region. The church has a cemetery... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Fisherfolk Temple, Thalassery
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Fisherfolk Temple is situated on the Kannur-Thalassery-Mahe coastline. It is close to the ground where cricket was first played in India. The temple is flanked on one side by the Arabian Sea and a popular belief states that the shrine was built to pay gratitude to the sea, for... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Juma Masjid, Thalassery
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Juma Masjid is a 1000 year old mosque, situated close to the Arabian Sea, in Thalassery. It is counted amongst the most beautiful mosques of the Kannur District and is believed to have been constructed by Malik Ibin Dinar, an Arab trader. It is believed that Malik Ibin Dinar... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Sree Kandeswara Temple, Thalassery
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Sree Kandeswara Temple is situated in the Thalassery Town and the presiding deity of the temple is Lord Shiva. It was constructed in 1910 and the idol was installed by Shri Narayana Guru, the great social reformer of Kerala. The temple was constructed in the Nalleswara Madian,... Read More »
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Jawahar Ghat, Thalassery
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Jawahar Ghat is situated behind the Thalassery Fort and is located at a distance of around 4 km from the destination. During the freedom struggle of India, the ghat served as a meeting point of thousands of revolutionaries. Under the British rule, meetings and rallies were... Read More »
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Tellichery Pier, Thalassery
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Tellichery Pier, one of the prominent ports of the region, is among the four piers of Kerela. During the British rule, large ships were unable to move closer to the coastline; hence, the British established certain piers in the region. This one became an important centre for... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Jagannath Temple, Thalassery
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Jagannath Temple was established by Sree Narayana Guru to stop the evils of the caste system. It is believed that during the medieval age, natives belonging to lower castes were forbidden to enter the temple. They were only allowed to worship the deities that were enshrined... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Sree Rama Swami Temple, Thalassery
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Sree Rama Swami Temple is located in Thiruvangad, which lies at a distance of around 4 km from Thalassery. It is believed that a dip in chira, the temple tank, washes away all sins. According to the Kerala Mahatmyam, the shrine was constructed by Lord Parasurama, one of... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Odathil Mosque, Thalassery
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Odathil Mosque, located in the Malabar region, is around 200 years old. The dome of the mosque is quite high, making it visible from a distance. The mosque was built of teak wood, under the guidance of a king of Travancore. Read More »
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