Pallikkunnu Tourism

Pallikkunnu is a small township in Kannur, Kerala state, in South India. It is located outside the Kannur Town municipal limits, on the National Highway between Kannur and Payyannur. It is three kilometers away from Kannur Town. Pallikunnu houses several educational institutions including Sreepuram English Medium School, the Krishna Menon Memorial Government Women's College, and the Kerala Vocational Training Center. Pallikunnu is famous for the Mookambika Temple. Another well-known temple is the Kanathoor Maha Vishnu Temple. It is close to the Kadalayi Sreekrishna Temple in Chirakkal. The Central Prison, where many leaders of the Indian freedom struggle and various local peasant revolts were either brutally imprisoned or mercilessly executed, is located here. The Doordarshan and Akashvani radio broadcasting station is also located here. Pallikunnu was a well-known place during the British empire. Many activities took place at the bungalow of the Superintendent, which has since been converted into a women's college. Chalad is included in the Pallikkunnu panchayath areaPallikkunnu Church was built by a French priest Fr. Jefreno in 1908. Approximate distance to the church from Kalpetta is 14 kilometers. Devotees believe that abundant blessings are showered by mother mary and no intention goes unanswered. Lunch of rice and curry is served free of cost during the annual feast and it is a custom to collect and remove the leaves/plates left over after eating by others. Stone carrying by head, Shayanapradakshinam and crown carrying by hand are also the custom in Pallikkunnu Church. The festival in February 2008 marked its 100th year celebration. In every year's festival more than 3 lakh people visits Pallikkunnu. The Church is known as "LOURDH MATHA SHRINE PALLIKKUNNU."

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Planning a vacation to Pallikkunnu in India? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Ooty, India. Ooty is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Government Botanical Gardens, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Ooty Lake. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Pallikkunnu.

  • Know the pollution level of Pallikkunnu before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 60 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 38.89 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 55 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • How safe is Pallikkunnu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pallikkunnu.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.11 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 50.05 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 33.72 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.43 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 19.61 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 84.13 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pallikkunnu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.79 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.93 USD

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