Overlooking the old lighthouse, Central Kozhikode Beach is a great place to watch the sunset. Ltd, Alvaro Techno Solutions LLP, Xeno. The Portuguese manufactory and fort were broken in Calicut for a brief amount. The Arab merchants were known as it Qalika. History has been the historical capital since 1498 AD once Vasco public prosecutor Gama landed at Kapad close to Calicut. Ibn Battuta (1342–1347), United Nations agency visited sixfold, provides the primary glimpses of town life. Eradis of Nediirip, Iran, needed a let-sea confused to begin trade and commerce with distant lands. A Portuguese factory and a fortress in Kozhikode for a short time. The English landed in 1615 (making a trading post in 1665), followed by the French (1698) and the Dutch (1752). Kozhikode (Calicut) is a city with a long history. For over 500 years he traded with Jews, Arabs, Phoenicians and Chinese in spices such as pepper and cardamom. He was received by Shri Samoothi Maharaj himself.