The beaches of Kerala are dotted with coconut palms and these offer a panoramic view and the colour of their sands range from gold to silver to gravel. A day under the sun on a beach with coconut water and Ayurvedic massage to pamper you is a natural stress reliever.

The popular beaches of Kerala are the Kovalam Beach and Varkala Beach. Some of the other beaches include Thanagasseri Beach, Cheria Beach, Tanur Beach, Beypore Beach and Kappad Beach. Kappad is a small beach near Calicut. Kappad Beach has a historic importance because of Vasco-da-Gama's arrival at this place. Vasco - de - Gama landed here on the 27th of May 1498, A.D. with 170 men in three vessels.

These beaches offer the best accommodation facilities. You can savour the sumptuous food at the beaches of Kerala. There are water sports facilities that are offered in these beaches.

If you are looking for a break away from the hectic life just head straight for any of these tranquil beaches in Kerala.