Rich in history, with standing monuments and stories at every corner, Calicut is a treasure trove, a heritage destination waiting to be discovered. Be a part of the book launch of Calicut Heritage Trails on 17th January 2020 at Hotel Malabar Palace, Calicut. Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla AVSM, NM, VSM, ADC Flag Officer Commanding in Chief, Southern Naval Command will release the book at the event.
Captain Ramesh Babu takes you through the city’s heritage trails, tracing its history from the eighth century to modern times. Once the spice capital of the world, ruled by majestic kings, the city attracted traders, travellers, conquerors and colonisers for centuries. All of them have left their marks on the monsoon-swept sands of the city. Calicut Heritage Trails is a handy guide for heritage enthusiasts, a reference book for students of history and an engaging narrative for readers looking to fall in love with the city.