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Kozhikode was the capital of Malabar during the time of Zamorins who where ruling before the British Rule in India. It was trading in spices like black pepper and cardamom with the outside world with the Jews, Arabs, Phoenicians, Chinese from centuries and with the Dutch and Portuguese more than 500 years ago.
This city is famous for receiving Vasco da Gama in 1498. He landed on the remote beach of Kappad which is 18 km away from the Calicut City.
There are bus services operating from cities like Mangalore, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Madras, Bangalore, Coimbatore to Kozhikode.
Kozhikode is well connected to other cities Mangalore, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Madras, Bangalore, Coimbatore by road.
Eat & Drink
You can get Particularly South Indian Dishes such as Dosa, Idly, sambar, Uttapam. In drinks you will enjoy, fresh coconut water, wine, beer and other drinks
India Govt. NIC site for Kozhikode (http://kozhikode.nic.in/), maps, history, photo gallery