Kariyathumpara Kozhikode lies next to the Western Ghats and Wayanad and enjoys the soothing weather most of the year. Its a picnic spot and shooting location in Kozhikode. Kariyathumpara is situated in Koorachund Panchayat. It 45km from Calicut town/Kozhikode. It is a lovely tourist destination. There are many natural water springs and naturally formed water pools and it is an ideal place for a refreshing bath in the clean water. Its good feature is its ease of access. There are no walks through wild forests or treks up devious mountains. The backdrop mostly remains emerald. Pristine new, green and quiet ambiance makes it a apt and calm holiday destination.