Peringathur is a census town in Talassery taluk of Kannur district in the state of Kerala. It is located 21 kms towards south from district head quarters Kannur and 463 kms from state capital Thiruvananthapuram. Nearby towns and cities to Peringathur are Kadirur (3 kms), Panniyannur (7 kms) , Mahe (6 kms), Chockli (10 kms) , Thalassery (2 kms), Panoor (6 kms), Nadapuram (9 kms), Kadavathur (4 kms) and Kallachi (11 kms).
Places to Stay
Good budget hotels are available in Thalassery (2 kms). Some of the budget hotels in Thalassery are Pranam Hotel (Tariff Rs.200 onwards), Aswathy Guest House (Tariff Rs.200 onwards), Chattanchal Tourist Home (Tariff Rs.300 onwards) and Paris Presidency (Tariff Rs.600 onwards),
Malayalam is the official language of Peringathur.
Places to see
Kanaka mala, Juma Masjid (less than 1 km from bus stand), Mazhayi river, are the notable place to visit in Peringathur. There is a place in the hills of Peringathur that houses the ashram of “Nithya Chaithanya Yathi” the renowned writer of Kerala. Nearby tourist destinations toPeringathur are Thalassery (2 kms), Kannur (20 kms), Payyoli (33 kms) Ranipuram (48 kms) and Kappad (54 kms).
How to Get There
Calicut Airport(94 kms) is the nearest airport to Peringathur.
Tellicherry railway station is the nearest railway station to Peringathur. Kozhikode railway station (72 kms) is the nearest major railway station to Peringathur.
Kalpaka travels and P K Travels are the leading bus operators on this route. Making use of bus ticket booking discount can help you save money while travelling. Look out for such offers at Ticketgoose.com.