Not only is Kerala the first state in our country to have four international airports (yaaaas!) but also has amazing features. Kannur International Airport is huge! Spread across 2,330 acres of land, it’s expected that more than one million passengers will use this airport annually.
If you’re in Kannur, the airport is 30 km away but is only 3 km from Mattanur. To start off with, over 24 check-in counters will function at the airport. Also, it’s got the LEED gold rating for energy and environment conservation, plus, there’s a solar powered system. You can fly to Gulf regions like UAE, Oman, and Qatar and this airport is well-connected to Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Mumbai.
The art on the walls of the airport reflects the cultural traditions of Malabar and Kannur. With mural paintings of dance forms like Theyyam and Kathakali, it really looks like a swanky kaleidoscope in there!
As for Chennai makkal, check for tickets in GoAir that have flights to Kannur.