Pythal Mala is the scenic cliff at Sreekandapuram, around 65km from
Kannur Town. Perched at an altitude of 4,500 ft. above sea level near
the Kerala - Karnataka border, it is an ideal place for trekking. It is
a 6 km trek to the top of the hills. Spread over an area of 300 acres,
it is rich in flora and fauna and is home to numerous birds, butterflies,
rare plants and trees. There is a reception center at the bottom and a
watchtower at the top of this hill rock. The place is visited by nature
lovers mainly during the summer season.