One of the major attractions of Kerala is its Beaches. Some of the popular beaches in kerala are-
This is the historic beach where Vasco da Gama landed on the May 27,1498 with 170 men in three vessels. The rock studded beach is locally known as Kappakadavu.
The Kovalam Beach is 16 Km from Thiruvanan thapuram City.
Marari originates from " Mararikulam ", one of the local fishing villages.
Here life still goes on much as it did a hundred years ago,
Varkala is a seaside resort and spa, as well as an important Hindu centre of pilgrimage.
This is the most popular picnic spots in Alappuzha. The pier, which extends into the sea here, is about a 140 years old.
Beypore, one of the prominent ports and fishing harbors of ancient Kerala was an important trade and maritime centre.
Dharmadam beach is on the island with the same name. Located 17 km from Kannur town.
The beautiful beach here has a hillock nearby (286 m height). A naval academy is being developed here.
This seaside village of historic importance has ruins of an old Portuguese fort and churches built in the 18th century.
Cochin has been a port of call for foreign traders from early times. Its cosmopolitan character is reflected in the buildings and structures represen- ting different regions of the World.