This beach is
washed by tides twice a day and
by monsoons yearly; the Kappad Beach has
always something new to offer. But there is
something common although - gentle aquatic
hues mingling with sun-kissed sands and
endless pleasure in moving around - that once
had made the great explorer put his feet and
now attracts hundreds of tourists round the
year. The Kappad beach in Kerala is an
important tourist attraction of Kerala.
Kappad Backwaters: The place is Kappad
offers the unique backwaters, which consist of
a complex network of lagoons, lakes & canals.
Traveling on these backwaters is an experience
one can never forget. On the banks one can see
lush green rice fields spreading away into the
distance and coconut groves with the
occasional temple or church.
Short Cruises at Kappad: A boat ride into
the countryside offers a close look at rustic
village life- fishermen launching their
cockleshell boats, women catching fish with
their feet, aimless cattle grazing, white
lotuses floating here and there in small,
Pookot Lake: The natural fresh water lake
is covered by trees on all sides. It is
located half way from Calicut, half an hour
ahead of Kalpetta.
HOW TO REACH KAPPAD BEACH
By Air: Karipur International Airport,
Kozhikode about 23 km from Kozhikode town.
By Rail: Kozhikode, about 16 km.