Ezhimala is one of the palce which is recorded in the most ancient History of Northern Kerala. The beautiful beach here has a hillock nearby (286 m high). Carved stone pillars and an ancient burial chamber can be seen at the foot of the hills. The hills are noted for rare medicinal herbs. A naval academy is being developed here. Permission is required for entry.
At an altitude of 286 m and 55 km from Kannur is Ezhimala, which has fascinating scultured stone pillars scattered all over the beach. There is also an ancient mosque on a hill nearby.
* 8 km away from Payyanur.
* 150 km away from Karipur Airport.