Visiting Places

Kanhangad is famous for Nityananda ashram, Anandashram, Guruvanam, Agricultural University, Tookkupalam at Padannekkad, Theerthakulam [big pond] also at Padannekkad, Hosdurg fort large number of temples, mosques, churches and auditoriums. 
The city is famous for Nehru Arts and Science College which produced several eminent social worker cum teachers to the entire Kerala. 

It is also famous for the historic Nair soldiers and their families known as Echikkanam, Koroth, Karicherry, Kodoth, Melathe, Nangachoor etc. It is a beautiful city with Bekal fort guarding it from sea which makes a beautiful destination to spend the evening. also it is a city blessed with Anandashram and Nithyanandashram which is a core point of meditation and self relaxation and peace. its a costal area with middle class people where from Coorg (Kodagu) is very near by and also Ranipuram; which are beautiful places to spend the leasure.