Kasargod is the northernmost district of Kerala and is globally renowned for its coir and handloom industries. It is a land of rich history and once a seat of great military importance. It is a land which abounds in forts, beaches, rivers and hills. It prides itself in having the largest and the best preserved fort in Kerala. Kasargod also boasts the only lake temple in Kerala. Situated on the banks of the Payaswini River, Kasargod’s monuments take you back in time to a glorious era. Its temple architecture shows a variety of styles indicating its rich cultural heritage and history.