Kannur is a place that you will find sprinkled with beauty right in the middle of God's Own Country Kerala. It is rightly described as 'The Land of Looms and Lores'. With the Western Ghats in the east and Lakshadweep sea in the west, Kannur district is bounded by a wealth of natural beauty. It is known for major exporter handlooms in India. Kannur is blessed with natural beaches, hill stations, rivers, backwaters, monuments and religious centres. There are a large number of temples where Theyyam is performed. Its beautiful weather and pleasant wind chasing the glow of setting sun is enough to attract tourists for spending quality time from all over the country.