Canolly Canal, Calicut

Canolly Canal - A Quick Overview


Address: Thrissur District, Chavakkad, Kerala, Calicut, India

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About Canolly Canal, Calicut

The Canolly Canal is also referred to as the Elathur Kallai Canal and was named after Malabar Canolly who was responsible for commissioning its construction. The canal was constructed in 1848 and remained a popular and busy trading port till the late 1950s. The entire width of the canal varies from around 20 to 65 feet.

Most tourists and locals opt for a boat ride down the canal which is the best way to tour the area.

Canolly Canal Information

  • Recommended time to visit is from October to March.
  • Carry plenty of water and food and also camera for capturing scenic view.
  • Summers in Kozhikode are warm and humid.
  • The maximum temperature during the season is around 37 and 39 degrees Celsius.

How To reach Canolly Canal by Public Transport

  • Well-connected by trains.
  • Buses ply to the destination.

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