Located in Kasargod District, Valiyaparamba backwaters has become one of the fastest growing backwater destinations in Kerala. Earlier too it was a popular stop for tourists on their way to Bekal. However, now it is become quite popular as a perfect option for a day’s retreat for exploring the place while cruising. A backwater cruise in the houseboat along the Valiyaparamba backwaters in the northern-most Kasargode district is one of the most sought-after journeys. This backwater journey is quite an enchanting one. Valiyaparamba Island is popular for fishing and handloom and coir industries.