1. Alleppey Beach
2. Varkala Beach
Varkala Beach is nowhere behind when it comes to amenities and laid-back ambience. Just below the long stretch of craggy cliffs fringed with shops and shacks, Varkala Beach looks incredibly romantic.
3. Bekal Beach
Bekal Beach is a popular beach of Kerala, located in Kasagod. In spite of being so popular it has managed to sneak out of the hands of heavy crowd. This, a quieter beach, is popular for the rugged Bekal Fort on the shore. Just a short walk away to the north is an estuary where the Backwaters of Kerala join the Arabian Sea. Even if you want to spend time with family or alone, Bekal Beach is a great choice to make.
4. Cherai Beach
Cherai Beach is known for its parti-colored sea shells and is often flocked with tourists. Other main attraction of the beach is the point where the backwaters of Kerala meet the sea. This is an ideal spot for swimming owing to its low tides.
5. Kannur Beach
6. Marari Beach
For utter serenity, Marari Beach is your ideal beach, which is not too far from Alleppey a popular backwater destination of Kerala. This means you have both the sea and cruising on the backwaters as options for rejuvenation. Marari Beach Resort is a major attraction here as it makes your leisure time unforgettable with a touch of luxury and comfort. In the resort you can indulge in some of Kerala’s best services of Ayurveda treatments, massages and Yoga classes.
8. Kolavi Palam Beach
9. Kozhikode Beach
11. Payyambalam Beach
One of Kerala’s most popular beaches, Lighthouse Beach as its name suggests is marked by a 35-meter-tall lighthouse erected on Kurumkal Hill on the shore. Visitors can choose to climb this lighthouse in order to behold an unforgettable view of the surroundings.
14. Poovar Beach
15. Kollam Beach
Kollam Beach or Mahatma Gandhi Beach is one of the few beaches in Kerala with lifeguard outposts. The beach is rather filled with fun activities to try, especially for kids. Colorful swings are installed here to make it a full-fledged family picnic spot. The Marine Aquarium near the beach was the first one constructed in India. This is a single storey aquarium with forty large tanks.
16. Thirumullavaram beach
Hawa Beach is located opposite to the Lighthouse Beach and is also known as Eve’s Beach. When you are done sunbathing and relaxing treat yourself with lip-smacking food from nearby hotels and restaurants.
18. Shanghumukham Beach
19. Padinjarekkara Beach
Padinjarekkara Beach is where the Tirur Puzha, Bharatpuzha and Arabian Sea meet, which is truly a beautiful view to behold. Other than this, tourists can indulge in water-scooter rides, bird watching, speed boat-ride or munching snacks on floating coffee shops.
20. Kappil Beach
There aren’t too many beaches you can drive in, and Muzhappilangad Beach is one of those few. And since this is a long stretch of seashore, your drive actually becomes fun. It is located near Kannur and Thalassery where you can enjoy paragliding, power boating, microlite flights, parasailing and catamaran ride.
22. Somatheeram Beach
Undoubtedly Thangassery Beach is an ideal place for relaxing. There is a small port and a lighthouse which catch the eye. Former name of the beach is Dutch Quilon, when it used to be a British hub.
24. Samudra Beach
A rather secret beach of Kozhikhode Destrict, Kizhunna Ezhara Beach is undeniably one among the most beautiful beaches of Kerala. Since it is a secluded spot, come here with a relaxed mind, without any impatience.
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