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Kappad Beach


Kozhikode, Kerala 


Vasco da Gama (1460-1524), the Portuguese voyager is said to have landed on this beach 

Best time to visit

October to May 

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How to reach

From Kozhikode you can reach the beach either by road or by a backwater cruise through the Korazppuzha river. The backwater cruise through the Korappuzha river which merges with the Arabian sea is a unique experience to enjoy the beauty and charm of the surrounding villages.

Air : The nearest airport is Karipur International Airport (44kms). Indian Airlines flies daily to Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Coimbatore and Madurai. Air India has flights to Mumbai and Sharjah. East West Airlines and Jet airways flies to Mumbai. The Chennai flight also touches Coimbatore and Madurai.

Rail :The nearest railway station is Koilandy (8kms) Kozhikode railway station (18kms), located south of Ansari Park about 2km from the bus stand on Mavoor .

Road :The KSRTC bus terminal is on Mavoor Road, close to the Junction with Bank Road. Both KSRTC and private buses connect Kozhikode to Magalore, Bangalaru, Kochi, Mysore and Thiruvananthapuram.