Beaches of Kerala
If we talk about beaches in India, Kerala is known for the best beach destination. Beaches of Kerala are perfect alternative to Goa’s beaches. If you are a travel freak and love beach holiday, your search may end with Kerala.
Here is a list of some of the world renowned and most visited beaches Alappuzha Beach, Kovalam Beach, Beypore Beach, Cherai Beach, Varkala Beach, Bekal Beach, Marari Beach (Mararikulam), Somatheeram Beach, etc.
Alappuzha beach is a quite famous tourist spot which is known for providing relaxation in Alappuzha or Alleppey’s district. This wonderfully beautiful beach is bestowed with unique natural beauty such as fresh water rivers, vast lakes, serene lagoons, dense palm groves, Other than a long sandy beach, Vijaya Beach Park is there for the entertainment of visitors as well as an old lighthouse nearby Alappuzha beach. Vijaya Beach Park comprise of picnic spot with boating facilities as well as children’s park.
Kovalam is a world renowned beach resort located 16 km south of Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) city. Lovely coconut palms fringe the golden sands, Ayurvedic parlors as well as yoga and meditation centers sprung up all over the destination. The coconut-palms-lined high rock promontory cuddling the calm blue waters provides perfect atmosphere for relaxation. Adding to this, you can enjoy Kathakali dance on this eye-catching beach in the evening.
Beypore Beach is located at the mouth of Chliyar River (also known as Chulika River or Beypore River), Beypore that is one of the striking fishing harbours and the second largest port of Kerala. It is undoubtedly an ideal beach of Kerala. 1 km long pathway through the sea for solitude walk on the beach and sunset are among the major attractions.
This lovely beach is 45 kms away from Ernakulam city. It is bordering Vypeen Island and considered ideal spot for swimming lovers. Lovely coconut groves and typical village with paddy fields nearby are added attractions of this beach.
If you are planning for a beach holiday in Kerala, December to March is the best time to visit Kerala beaches.