The main tourist attractions in Valapattanam are
The largest wood based industry in South East Asia
A charming fishing harbor
Muthappan temple on the banks of River Valapattanam
Valapattanam - Getting there:
Nearest railway station: Kannur, about 7 km from Valapattanam.
Nearest airports: Karipur international airport, Kozhikode, about 93 km from Kannur town.