A serene backwater network in the northern most district of Kerala - Kasaragod. Here adjoining the backwaters of Valiyaparampu lies a beautiful backwater village of Thekkekadu, which has an inspiring story to share with its visitors. It is all about Padanna's crusader in self-employment, Mr. Gul Mohammed and his backwater retreat - Oyster Opera at Padanna.
In the midst of the mountains , coconut trees and abundant greenery, tourist can enjoy many houseboat cruises. A trip on the houseboat and sunbathing at the Valiyaparamaba beach are some of the activities that can be enjoyed here. The major highlight here is the houseboat cruise that tourists can enjoy during full-moon lights..
Places to See in Padanna Backwaters
Bekal Fort, Kappil Beach, Chandragiri town, Ananthapuram Lake Temple, Pandiyan Kallu Rock, Kanhangad Fort and the cultural centre of Nileshwaram.
Best Time to visit Padanna Backwaters
The climate remains pleasant all through the year at Padanna, due the abundance of greenery all around. The place receives abundant rainfall during the monsoon months of June, July and August. The best time to visit this place is the time just after monsoon, which is from September to February.