Alakapuri is situated at Kanjirakolly village, which is located at 60 km from Kannur and 45 km from Taliparamba. The water falls are located between the foot hills of Western Ghats, bordering the Coorg area of Karnataka Evergreen Forests contains 3 phases. First phase is known as Elappara waterfalls; second phase is the famous one and is also known as Alakapuri waterfalls and the third phase contains the biggest water fall in the monsoon season. Also the second stage contains seven stages of shelves of rock. On the both sides of the water fall, hard Rocks look like Salamanders of the forest. The surrounding area of the falls are filled with "Kurinji" which bloom in every 8 years.