A small township in Kannur District, Kerala, Chakkarakkalis located 13kms from Kannur and 18kms from Thalassery town. Since it is located at the road junction that connects Kannur, Kanhirode, Chalode, Peralassery and Anjarakkandi, the town is considered to be a major commercial centre in the district. The temples in this town are visited by a large number of people from the surrounding villages.
Places to Stay
Chakkarakkalhas a good number of hotels located within a kilometre from the bus stand. Broad Bean Hoteloffers rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
The annual festivals like Onam, Vishu, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here.
Malayalam is the main language spoken in this town.
Places to Visit
The Muzhuppilangad Beach in Thalassery (15kms), the SreePeralasserySubrahmanya Temple (7kms) and the KoodaliSreeGanapathy Temple in the heart of town near the bus stand are places of interest here.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Calicut Airport (102kms).
The nearest railway station is at Etakkot (1km).
ChakkarakkalBus Stand runs regular bus service to neighbouring towns and villages. There are a great number of bus operators like Cauvery Travelsthat offer travellers regular bus services to and from the town. TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Travellers can choose from multiple top operators, bus types, convenient schedules and price. Several bus booking portals provide online bus booking offers to lure their customers.