The shallow water of this beautiful beach is ideal for swimming. During November - December hordes of the endangered Olive Ridley turtle come to lay eggs. Payyoli is one of the most outstanding tourism spot which has a good crowd of visitors. Payyoli is well-renowned for its famous Payyoli Beach, which is merely 45 kilometers away from Kadavu and 14 kilometer all the way through the Sea.
Payyoli will never fail to visit the Trikkottur Perumalpuram Temple in Kozhikode District. Ardent followers of lord Shiva will never fail to visit the temple during their visit. Payyoli offers a golden stretch of sand and queued up swaying coconut palm trees which enliven it further. A quiet and well groomed place for swimming, this remote village is creditable for its serenity and down to earth qualities. During the months of November and December, Olive Ridley turtles, an endangered species come on shore to lay eggs.
How to Reach Payyoli Beach
By Air: Kozhikode (Calicut) has an airport at Karipur.
By Rail: Kozhikode is served by a number of costal trains and several passenger trains.
By Road: A well-built network of roads connects Kozhikode (Calicut) to the other parts of Kerala and the surrounding states and India.
Local Transport: Various modes of local transportation like Auto Rickshaws, Deluxe Buses and taxis are easily available in Kozhikode.