Kerala is visited by thousands of tourists for the main reason that it has the most diverse varieties of beaches which cannot be seen anywhere in the world. Kerala beaches are spread alongside the Arabian coastline for about 900 Kms. Most of the Kerala districts have beaches. The Beaches In Kerala are charming with coconut groves, natural harbours and lagoons.
Kerala beaches are truly haven for holiday makers in the state as the state has host of picturesque beaches that are truly unmatched and incredible to rest of the beaches in the world. The people here are simple mannered and most of them have a livelihood on fishing and tourism related activities. Seafood cuisines, spas, watersports, backwater cruises etc. are common here.
Kovalam is the internationally renowned beach resort of Kerela which has been a favorite place of tourists since long past. Kovalam consists of 3 adjacent beaches of which the Lighthouse beach is the most popular.
Alappuzha beach is one of the most popular tourist spots in Kerala, known to provide relaxation. The sea bridge which extends into the sea is about 140 years old. Alappuzha is a natural wonderland of Kerala and the beach is most spectacular with natural beauty.
Cherai Beach is the cleanest beach of Kerala and so it is called 'The Princes of the Queen of the Arabian sea'. The paddy fields and coconut groves nearby is attractive. Cherai is also famous for its fresh seafood dishes.
The Marari Beach has a style of a traditional fishing village and it is one of the most preferred beaches in Kerala.
Varkala Beach, Poovar Beach, Kozhikode Beach, Bekal Beach, Beypore Beach, Ezhimala Beach, Fort Kochi Beach, Payyambalam Beach, Shanghumukham Beach, Somatheeram Beach, Thangasseri Beach etc. are other popular beaches in Kerala.