Mukkam, a small developing town situated on the banks of River Iruvazhinji, is located in Kunnamangalam of Kozhikode district in Kerala. The Nilambur-Koyilandi Highway passes through this town. Most of the people in this region are into agriculture and small scale industries. Some of the nearby cities include Mavoor, Kozhikode, Malappuram and Quilandy.
Places to Stay
Mukkam does not have hotels in its vicinity. Kozhikode, 28 km away from Mukkam, offers budget hotels. Some of these hotels are Apex Inn Tourist Home (Tariff – Rs.438), Hotel Span (Tariff – Rs.711), East Avenue Suites (Tariff – Rs.964) and Hotel Calicut Gate (Tariff – Rs.690).
The official language spoken in Mukkam is Malayalam.
The important festivals in Mukkam are Maha Shivratri in February, Vishu in April and Onam in September.
Places of Interest
Mukkam has many tourist attractions in and around the town, these include, beaches, churches, temples and mosques. Most of the attractions are located in Kozhikode (28 km), Palayam (30 km), Thamarassery (13 km) and Kunnamangalam (14 km) from Mukkam.
How to Get There
The nearest airport, Calicut International Airport, is located 29 km away from Mukkam.
Mukkam does not have any railway stations. Calicut Railway Station is the nearest railway station, which is 30 km from this town.
This town is well connected through many bus routes from nearby towns and cities. Private bus operators such as SRS Travels have daily bus trips from Bangalore and Ernakulam. When you are booking your tickets through Ticketgoose.com, look out for bus ticket coupons and save money.