Palakkayam Thattu is a hill station in Kannur. This lesser-known location is a misty mountain in the Western Ghats have an altitude of 3500 Ft from Mean Sea Level. Western Ghat Mountain Ranges are renowned for their rich bio-diversity. Paithalmala, Another famous hill station in Kannur District is just a few kilometers away from Palakkayam Thattu. It is a must-visit location for those who loves trekking and adventures. Palakkayam Thattu is almost 56 KMs away from Kannur Town. Nearest towns are Naduvil and Pulikurumba. To reach the top of Palakkayam thattu you can either trek uphill or hire a taxi Jeep which will cost almost ₹200. After the Jeep ride, we should walk another 500 meters to reach the top of the mountain. Reaching there you will be witnessing one of the most picturesque spots in Kerala. Palakkayam Thattu has two entry points with police guards. The Gates opens at 6 AM and remains open till 10 PM. It will be better if you park your car downhill and use a jeep to go uphill. The Jeep drivers are friendly and helpful. If you have a heavy duty vehicle and some experience in harsh driving conditions, you can try going uphill. The width of the road is less, so that take care while driving. Kids and elder people are requested to make use of a local jeep to ensure their safety.


 Police Station: Kudiyanmala : 100 / 09497 980864
 Fire and Rescue: Taliparamba: 101 / 0460 220 7101