Kuruva Island

The uninhabited island, lying on the tributaries of east flowing river Kabani and having a cross sectional area of 950 acres of evergreen forest, far away from the disturbances of city life is an ideal picnic spot. This of dense and evergreen forest is uninhabited and hence a home to rare kinds of flora and fauna: uncommon species of birds, orchids and herbs namely. Its unique geographical characteristics make it a place where not only the leaves but also silence is evergreen being away from cities and thus it has become a place of attraction. The island is situated in a remote area and can be reached using Rafts of bamboo provided by the tourism department.Rare species of birds, orchids and herbs are seen here adds to the serenity of the Island. It is situated 17 kms east of Mananthavady and 40 kms North West of Sulthan Bathery. Its unique geographical characteristics make it a place where not only the leaves but also silence is evergreen being away from cities and thus it has become a place of attraction. Most recently, tourists drawn from all over the globe have identified it as the most visited place in the district. Kuruva comprises of more than 150 small islands and two fresh water ponds. This group of many islands with a stretch of one hectare to 148 hectares.

How to Reach

BY ROAD
Kuruvadweep is 14 km east of Mananthavady.

BY AIR
Nearest airport is Karipur International Airport, about 119 km.

BY RAIL
Nearest railway station is Kozhikode, about 99 km away from Mananthavady.

Shopping Areas

  • Uravu
  • Trident Arcade
  • Dubai shopping center
  • Easwaran Nanmboodiri
  • Santhi Pappadam

Main Hotel's

  • Pepper Green Resorts
  • Vythiri Greens
  • Meenmutty Resort
  • Ente Veedu
  • Agraharam Cottages