Kelakam is a fast growing hill town in the Kannur district of Kerala. It is serene; the people are very friendly and peace loving. The town has started to grow due to the migration of people from the south side of Kerala. It is a centre of hill produce, textile and jewelry shops.
Kelakam is located in North Kerala, of the Kannur district. It is 7km from the famous Kottiyoor temple. The beautiful Bavali river flows through Kelakam. People from all the surrounding villages come here to shop. Nearby cities are Kacherikadavu and Virajpet. Kelakam is also famous for its arrecknut plantations.