A locality in the Kannur district of Kerala state, Perumba is located in the Payyannur city. It is a part of the North Kerala division. It is located 515 km away from the state capital of Trivandrum. There is a lot of humidity in the area and the Perumba River is very close to the place. It is one of the major freshwater rivers of the Malabar region.
Places to Stay
Since Perumba is a very small locality, the nearest hotels are in Ranipuram which is 11 km away. Some of them are Elegance Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Neelambari Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Kichu’s Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Ganganna’s Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Perumba is Malayalam. The other languages spoken include Hindi, English, Tamil and Telegu.
Like the rest of Kerala, the most important festival that is celebrated here is Onam. It is usually celebrated in the month of March-April.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Perumba. Some of the places include, Kunhimangalam (5 km from Perumba), Cheruthazham (6 km from here), Ramanthali (6 km from Perumba), Karivellur -peralam (9 km from Perumba) and Kokkanisseri (2 km from the locality)
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Perumba is the Bajpe Airport. It is located about 113 km away from the locality.
Perumba is well connected to a number of cities like Mysore, Trivandrum etc. There are express trains from Perumba which has Payyannur Railway station as the closest one.
There are daily bus services Kokkanisseri, Trivandrum, Mysore, Trichy, Bekal, Kannur, Chennai and Bangalore. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include SRS Travels, VRL Travels and Zabbar Travels. Bus ticket booking discount coupons from travel portals can help you save money when you are travelling.