How to reach:
By Air: Calicut International Airport, 84 km away from Kannur, where Paithalmala is located, is the nearest airport. But regular flights are not available to Kannur. You can also approach Bajpe airport around 128 km away from Kannur. Image Source
By Train: Regular trains are available from major cities to Kannur. Kannur Main is the railway station in Kannur.
By Road: Paithalmala is 9 km away from Kudiyanmala, which can be reached by bus from all the major cities of India. From here there is 5 km of tarred road with sharp turns making it an adventurous trip. After which 4 km walk can be taken through the forest to reach the hills.
Best time to visit: November to May
Professional Service: Rock climbing trainings are available.