Dharmadam Island is a small 2 hectare private island in between Kannur and Thalassery. It lies 100 metres from the mainland at Dharmadam. This island, covered with coconut palms and dense bush is a beautiful sight from the Muzhappilangad beach. During low tide, one can walk out to it from the beach. Permission is required to land on the island as it is privately owned. Dharmadam, known earlier as Dharmapattanam, was a Buddhist stronghold.
Location: Dhamadam, 17 kms south of Kannur, 4 kms north of Thalassery
Nearest Railway Station: Dharmadam
Nearest major Railway Station: Thalassery
Nearest major Bus Station: Thalassery
Nearest Airports: Mangalore(140 kms), Kozhikode (100 kms).
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