Kasaragod – Kerala

Known world-wide for its coconut fiber and hand loom industries, Kasaragod, the northernmost district of Kerala has a 293 km long coastline. This quiet place is famous for being the land of the gods, bathed by the sea, majestic mountains, fortresses, lovely rivers and beaches.
Rich in history, Kasaragod is home to the largest and best preserved fort in the state – Bekal . The historic Malik Deenar Juma Masjid and Mahaganapathy Temple Madhur unique display a variety of styles of traditional architecture. Located on the banks of the Payaswini River , this ancient port city of the Rajas Kolathiri abounds in myths and legends and emanates a magical charm with its spectacular art forms Theyyam, Yakshagana, Poorakkali, Kolkali etc.