Malabar is a region in South India. The name of the region is thought to be derived from the Malayalam words mala and vaaram, westernized into -bar. The region is a part of The Malabar Coast, which in historical contexts, refers to India's southwest coast, lying on the narrow coastal plain of Karnataka and Kerala states between the Western Ghats range and the Arabian Sea.
Popular destinations: Kozhikode, Kannur and Beypore Beach

Malabar Hotels

Search for hotels in Kozhikode, in Kannur, in Kozhikode, in Palakkad and in Kasaragod.

Popular Destinations

Kozhikode District or Calicut District is in Malabar, in Kerala, India.
Popular destinations: Kozhikode, Beypore Beach and Thamarassery

Kannur District is in Malabar area of Kerala state, India. The population is 2.4 million and the density is 813 people per Kannur has both coastal and hilly towns and villages.
Popular destinations: Kannur, Thalassery and Taliparamba

Wayanad is a region of Kerala state in India. It is a forest district with a small population engaged in agricultural activities.
Popular destinations: Mananthavady, Kalpetta and Sultan Bathery


Palakkad District is in Malabar, Kerala, India. The population is 2.8 million and the density is 627 people per Palakkad Gap is the only place where Kerala is not shielded by the Western Ghats mountain ranges.
Popular destinations: Silent Valley National Park, Palakkad and Agali Hills

Malappuram District is in Malabar, Kerala, India. The cities of Malappuram can be rather ugly because of haphazard construction and the large number of noisy motorcycles.
Popular destinations: Nilambur, Malappuram and Kondotty

Kasaragod District is the northernmost part of Malabar region in Kerala, India.
Popular destinations: Kasaragod, Nileshwaram and Kanhangad
Choose the road less travelled. And remember that the best places to visit are not in the guide.
My Destination
Travel Dates

Popular Destinations in Kerala

Escape to a Random Place


Thanks for Sharing

A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.
, ,
About Around Guides. Site powered by Mapcarta. Based on the page Malabar. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
Photos provided by Flickr under the copyright of their owners. This product uses the Flickr API but is not endorsed or certified by Flickr. Please contact us if you'd prefer to remove your Flickr photos from Around Guides.