List of Best Beaches in Kerala

Kerala is the State in India and spread Coastline of over 550 Kilometers that made most successful tourist spot in India, the places attracts Beaches, Ayurveda and most of the places spread with mountain ranges with thick green forest. The overseas visitors increased to 225,000 in 2000, 428,500 in the year 2006 and growing rapidly, domestic visitors numbers increased too that about 6,200,000. The Humidity is pleasant and seasonally heavy rain in many part of the State including coastline. There are many Beach Resorts ranges from Budget to Luxury to spend the Holiday in front of Beaches. Kerala gains heavy revenue from tourism and focuses on development on Beaches. Kerala’s landscapes and Coastline attracts more foreign visitors than other States of India, Goa Beaches holds second position. Kerala Coastlines is dotted with many forts built by British, Portuguese in the British Raj Government.

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No Beaches District Note
1 Alappuzha Beach Alappuzha This beach interesting spot for tourists and has small park nearby, is situated from Alappuzha railway station.
2 Chavakkad Beach Thrissur Popular Beach in Kerala, located 5 kilometers from Guruvajoor Temple
3 Cherai Beach Vypin The beach located in Vypin Island and 25 km from Kochi and 30 km from Cochin International Airport.
4 Kappad Beach Kozhikode Kappad is a Place and famous Beach near Kozhikode, the place where Vasco Da Gama landed on 1498 and established route from Europe to India. Located 16 km from Kozhikode railway station.
5 Kappil Beach Thiruvanantapuram Kappil is a Town and has famous beach, and accessible by rail and road, nearest railway station is Varkala 10 km away.
6 Kappkadavu Kozhikode A small village situated about 16 km north of Kozhikode. You can see many attraction around the beach.
7 Kollam Beach Kollam Also known as Mahatma Gandhi Beach situated in Kollam City. Other attractions are Light House and Historical Monuments.
8 Kovalam Beach Thiruvananthapuram Kovalam is the Beach Town, there are three beaches Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach and Samudra Beach, the town located 16 km from Thiruvananthapuram city.
9 Mappila Bay Kannur A Natural harbor and famous for beach situated in Ayikkara Kannur Town, attracts Fishing harbor.
10 marari Beach Alappuzha It is located 11 km from Alappuzha town, Homestay, Beach Resorts and Luxury Hotels there to stay.
11 Meenkunnu Beach Kannur A Beach is situated 10 km from Kannur Town, It is gifted with huge stretch of golden sand and coconut trees.
12 Muzhappilangad Beach Kannur Beautiful beach with islands and palm trees, situated 7km from Thalassery and 15 km from Kannur.
13 Muziris Beach Ernakulam Situated nearby Vypin Island in Ernakulama District.
14 Payyambalama Beach Kannur The beach situated 2 km from Kannur Town, other attractions are Garden and Sculpture
15 Poover Beach Thiruvananthapuram 14 Km from Vizhinjam and has Beach Resorts to Stay.
16 Shankumugham Beach Thiruvananthapuram 8 km from Thiruvananthapuram, and has Historical Monuments, Restaurants and other Accommodation facilities.
17 Snehatheeram Beach Thrissur One of the best beach, the Beach attracts Garden with entry fee of Rs 5, has a restaurant.
18 Thottada Beach Kannur A 800 meter long Beach located about 2.5 kilometers from NH 17 which connecting Kannur and Thalassery.
19 Varkala Beach Thiruvananthapuram Best place for Sun bathing and Swimming, beautiful geographical features, Shri Janardhana Swami Temple is situated near the Beach.