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NIT kozhikode-nit calicut Courses -National Institute of Technology (NITC) Calicut.

National Institute of Technology Calicut (NITC) is located about 22 kilometers north-east of Calicut City.National Institute of Technology Calicut (NITC) is one of the Premier National Institutions imparting technical educations in India.This was formerly known as Calicut Regional Engineering College-REC calicut.

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NITC offers academic programmes leading to B.Tech., B.Arch., M.Tech., MSc. (Tech) and Ph.D. degrees in the appropriate disciplines and MCA.NIT Calicut is one among the top 20 engg colleges in india and the best engg college in kerala

Courses offered at NITC Calicut and Admission procedures.


Electronics and Communication Engineering B.Tech No of seats: 106Civil Engineering B.Tech No of seats: 106Computer Science and Engg. B.Tech No of seats: 106Chemical Engineering B.Tech No of seats: 71Electrical Engineering B.Tech No of seats: 106Architecture B.Arch No of seats: N/AMechanical Eng…

Beypore Beach,Beypore Beach Tour,Kozhikode(Calicut) tour

Beypore Beach was once an important trade and maritime centre, lying just 10 km south of Kozhikode,Kerala.This is one of the main tourist area near Calicut city. The Beypore beach is situated at the mouth of the River Chaliyar a major river of north Kerala. It was one of the major ports and fishing harbors of olden times.Ancient Beypore port enjoyed immense importance in the trade and maritime History of Kerala.
The Boat-building yard of Beypore was world famous for its ship-building industry.This boatyard is famous for making a distinctive ship vessel known as 'Uru'.The Mappila Khalasis the traditional boat builders at Beypore were famous as the manufacturer of Uru the boats used mainly by Arabs for trading overseas.

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The Beypore Beach has a bridge built nearly 2 kms into the sea. It is actually made up of huge stones piled together for nearly 2 kms making a pathway into the sea.

How to reach Beypore?
By road: Beypore is…

Kappad Beach Tourism- Calicut, Kozhikode,Kerala,Kappad Resorts and Route

Kappad is situated 16 km from Kozhikode town.Kappad, also known as Kappakadavu locally, is famous as the beach near Calicut, India, where the Portuguese explorer Vasco Da Gama landed on May 20, 1498. That created a new chapter in history, the story of a long and tumultuous socio-political relationship between India and Europe. His expedition gave the Europeans a sea route to reach the wealth of the Malabar coast, and resulted in European domination of India for about 450 years.At that time Malabar (Kozhikode or Calicut) was ruled by the Zamorins (Samoothiris in Malayalam) and was abundant in spices, and produced a calico textile gave a warm welcome to Vasco Da Gama. 
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Kappad Backwaters
Kappad offers the unique backwaters, which consist of a complex network of lagoons, lakes & canals.

How to Reach Kappad:
Nearest railway station: Kozhikode, about 16 kmNearest airport: Karipur International Airport, Kozhikode about 23 km from Koz…

Hotels in Kozhikode (Calicut). Where to stay in Kozhikode? Hotel Tariffs

Here is a list of hotels where travelers will get decent accommodation and other facilities in and around Kozhikode city..Please note that the taiff informaton is approximate and please confirm with respective hotels for accurate and proper information.There are a number of places worth visiting in Kozhikode. Kappad is the place where Vasco da Gama set foot for the first time when he came to India on May 27, 1498.During the medieval period, it was the spice trading centre on the west coast of India. With the discovery of the sea route from Europe to India by Vasco Da Gama,Calicut found a place in the History of the World.
To know more about these hotels read here:Calicut Hotels (Kozhikode Luxury Hotels)
Hotel Name
Star rating
Tariff (approx) AC
Tariff (approx) Non AC
Taj residency, P T Usha Road
Malabar Palace, G H Road
Fortune Hotel, Kannur Road
Sea Queen Hotel, Beach Road
Alakapuri Guest House, M M Ali Road

Kottakal,Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala,How to reach?

Kottakal is a small town at a distance of about 12 km to the south west of Malappuram one of the northern district of kerala and is home to the renowned Kottakal Arya Vaidyasala.Kottakkal is a town whose name has now become synonymous for the Arya Vaidyasala.Kottakal is a health care center specializing in Ayurveda and traditional/ alternative/ herbal medicines and treatments.
It can be said almost without doubt that Ayurveda now enjoys owes a lot to Vaidya Ratnam PS Varier of Kottakal.Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala (AVS) is a century old Charitable Institution engaged in the practice and propagation of Ayurveda, the ancient health care system of India and was established at Kottakkal in Kerala State of India in 1902 by the visionary physician and philanthropist,the late Vaidyaratnam P.S. Varrier..
AVS offers classical Ayurvedic medicines and authentic Ayurvedic treatments and therapies to patients from all over India and abroad.

Kottakkal Pooram is the annual …

Wayanad, Kerala, Wayanad Hotels, Wayanad resorts, Wayanad routes

How to reach Wayanad? Where to stay in Wayanad?What are the places of interest in Wayanad?
Traveling from Bangalore to Wayanad for a weekend trip? Find all these information here.

Bangalore to Wayanad
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Map of Wayanad

Wayanad Resorts
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Wayanad Hotels

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Wayanad Tourism
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Chennai to Wayanad
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) to Wayanad (Kerala) is around 600 km and takes approx 12 hrs by road.
Wayanad does not have railway station. Kozhikkode is the nearby train station which is connected to Chennai.
The train from Chennai to Kozhikode are below
West Coast Express -11:30 AM (Chennai Central) 12:05 AM (Kozhikkode) Journey Time :12h 35m Mangalore Exp - 05:00 PM(Chennai Central) 04:15 AM(Kozhikkode) Journey Time :11h 15m Mangalore Mail - 08:15 PM(Chennai Central) 07:45 AM(Kozhikkode) Journey Time :11h 30m Ms Mangalore Express - 10:00 PM(Chennai Egmore) 04:55 PM(Kozhikkode) Jour…

Wayanad Hills Kerala-Tourist places-Wayanad Route-Wayanad Stay,Hotels and resorts.

Wayanadenjoys a predominant place in the tourist map of Kerala.The hilly district is a part of Niligiri plateau.The Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is contiguous to the protected area network of Nagarhole and Bandipur of Karnataka on the northeast and Mudumalai of Tamil Nadu on the southeast.The natural scenic beauty of Wayanad and its rich natural resources offer several opportunities for adventure tourism.
Wayanad has the highest concentration of tribal in Kerala.Wayanad is the seat of the warriors of the King Pazhassi Raja,the Kurichiyas.

How to reach Wayanad ?
1. From bangalore By road
Take the Bangalore mysore highway(150 Kms) from Mysore take the Bangalore - Gundalpet road.
From Gundalpet take the route to Sulthan Batheri,which is the main town in Wayanad district. (This is the same highway which goes to calicut).
This will take around 6 hours of driving.There are plenty of good hotels till you reach mysore.After mysore the next place where you get standard restaurents is in Wayanad d…

Edakkal Caves Wayanad, Kerala-Bangalore to Wayanad

Wayanad is set lofty on the majestic Western Ghats with altitudes ranging from 700 to 2100 Metres above mean sea level.
Wayanad is about 290 Kms from Bangalore and is located in North Kerala.

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Wayanad is full of Misty Mountains, Wild Forest Brooke, Waterfalls and Tea Plantation.There are many indigenous tribal in this area. The natural scenic beauty of Wayanad and its rich natural resources offer several opportunities for adventure tourism and is attracting thousands of people every year.
Edakkal Caves are located 1000 meters high on Ambukutty Mala 25 kms from Kalpetta in the Wayanad district of Kerala's Western Ghats.
The rock wall contains some interesting carvings, which represent human and animal figures and objects of human use and symbols.These carvings speak of a highly civilized people of…