Kerala has numerous beaches as it has a long 580 Km coastline. The beaches in Kerala are characterized by long stretches of golden sand, clear skies, and rows upon rows of swaying palm trees. Almost in every coastline district of Kerala you can find at least one beach. The Kovalam beach is the most famous among them. Kerala even has a drive in beach in Kannur.
Kovalam Beach also Known as “The Paradise of the South“, is a world famous beach situated in Kerala, India. It is one of the main travel destination of international tourists. The Beach with miles of golden sands, Coconut trees and the blue water of the Arabian Sea make Kovalam one of the favorite destination of all types of tourists
Best described as a land of white shores, Payyambalam Beach is a very beautiful beach in the Kannur district with an unbroken coastline of a few kilometres. The beach attracts a lot of local people and tourists. The southern side of the beach is full of big rocks which adds the beauty of the beach. The beach is situated just 2 Km away from the Kannur town and is well connected by road and easily accessible.
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach is the only drive in beach in Kerala which stretches for a length of 5.5 km. The Beach is located at a distance of 8 Km from Thalassery and 16 Km from Kannur and runs parallel to National Highway 66 (formerly National Highway 17) and is the longest Drive-In Beach in India. The long beach curves in a wide area providing a good view of Kannur on the north.
Chootad Beach is a very attractive beach facing the Ezhimala hills and became famous recently. The beach is very clean and gives a very good view of the Ezhimala hills. Chootad is a beautiful landscape situated near to the foothill of the famous Ezhimala hills, surrounded by very closely planted Casuarina trees, a river and coconut trees.