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Address: Kannur, India
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it was such a great experience. . went there with friends. . and there were leaches when we were going to the view point. . so don't forget to take salt. . but the view was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Thalassery, India
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Thalassery, India
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was such a great experience. . went there with friends. . and there were leaches when we were going to the view point. . so don't forget to take salt. . but the view was soooo good. . and the atmosphere was so fresh. it makes your mind calm. . and makes u feel fresh

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Good for locals from Kannur district. Not recommended for outsiders. Really bad roads and no activities after reaching there. Only one resort and food is really bad there as they don't have any competitors nearby.

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Kasaragod, India
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Paithalamala is an ecotourism destination in Kannur, mostly preferable for those who have interest in trekking. The trek through forest is a thrilling for natural lovers. The landscape view of Paithalmala is breathtaking one....a nice experience....

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1 Thank AshrafBalloor
Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This trek can be classified as an easy/moderate one. . Half of the trail is through the forest. Forest officers wont allow you to take plastic inside. A welcome move from the dept. There are two view points at the top. Entry ticket costs you Rs 30/- You can buy water at the parking lot which is opposite to paithal... More 

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Noida, India
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The trek is really nice and the view after is worth the hard-working​. Very refreshing and green. Me and my friends enjoyed the place alot. Do wear sports shoes as it's an above average trek and little difficult also.

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1 Thank PrernaNagori
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The place is good but should walk around 2.5 km inside the forest by walk to view the view point at the top of the mountain

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1 Thank purushotham J
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Paithalmala is an underrated tourist destination in kannur. It is highest point in kannur . Can be reached from both Kudiyanmala and kappi mala side. The trek time is one to Two hours depending on a person speed. DTPC Paithalmala resort is at the entry point of trek. Plastic carry bags are not allowed inside. Water bottles will be numbered... More 

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Thank Roshan T
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Suitable for those who can walk about 1.5 hours. All you can do is enjoy the nature. At the end you will reach a viewing point where you can have a view of the mountains connecting each other. Recommended for those who love trekking! Morning and evening is the recommended time to visit!

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Good place not known to all. Not commercialized , good to see the resorts built to make people enjoy the serene nature

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St Johann in Tirol, Austria
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Nice view and excellent climate. Good for those who likes trekking. Awesome views of valleys and hills, the mystic mountains adds perfection to the perfect location

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