Kerala tour of incredible India has mesmerized the tourists all over the world for its unexplainable natural beauty, indigenous rich culture, Ayurveda resorts, backwaters, beaches, hill stations, spice plantations, wildlife, eco tourism, monuments, museums, religious places, cities, fairs and festivals, dances, cuisine, arts and crafts, and many other attractions that remained the evergreen source of tourist attractions of Kerala. The Kappad beach tour is one of the destinations of the beach tour of Kerala which is famous in the world as the historical beach where Vasco De Gama landed and discovered a sea route to India for the first time!
Historical importance of Kappad Beach
Kappad beach is one of the historical beach tours of India where Vasco De Gama with 170 men in three vessels landed on 27th of May, 1498 and opened a new chapter in the history of India as “Coming of Europeans” and in the history of world as “Exploration of Europeans”. The Kappad beach is situated 16 Km away from Kozhikode, locally known as Kappakadavu is famous for its pleasant, calm beach studded with rocks and caressed friendly waves! Kappad beach of Kerala also attracted the tourists for the rock where 800 years old temple is situated and the landscape that protrudes into the sea.
Tourist Attractions of Kappad Beach
One of the most famous attractions of Kappad beach tour of Kerala is Kappad beach resorts spread over two and a half acre of land that gives the panoramic view of Malabar Coast and is located 16 Kms from Kozhikode. Some other attractions in and around Kappad Beach are Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary which is located at the distance of 25 km from Kozhikode, Science Planetarium, Pazhassirajah Museum and Art Gallery, Pookot Lake, Thali Temple, the huge rock, temple on the rock etc. The Kappad beach resort is well equipped with all the modern amenities like garden dining, swimming pool, conference hall, Ayurvedic & fitness centre, multi-cuisine restaurant etc.
Air : Karipur International Airport, Kozhikode
about 23 km from Kozhikode town.
Rail : Kozhikode, about 16 km.