Around 15 km from Kadavu, at the mouth of River Chaliyar, Beypore beach is a beautiful beach that boasts of pristine atmosphere and abundant natural scenery. As you walk on the clean golden sands, notice the swaying coconut trees along the beach and let the cool air brush past your face. A visit to this beach, away from the hustle-bustle of city life, is pretty refreshing.
Pamper yourself with a refreshing Ayurvedic massage, take a stroll down the beach, indulge in water sports, or partake in any beach game. You can also visit the fishermen villages, built nearby.
Activities at Beypore Beach
One of the most popular beaches at Kozhikode, Beypore is an ideal for a number of activities such as water sports, beach stroll, enjoying lip-smacking food, partaking in shopping, sunbathing and so on. Here are some popular things to do on Beypore Beach:
Water Sports- Parasailing, surfing, sunbathing, water skiing, angling, swimming are some of the popular water sports activities at Beypore beach. Or, just relax and enjoy sunbathing.
Shopping and eating joints- Near the beach, there are a number of shops selling some wonderful souvenirs. Seafood and traditional Malabari delicacies at the beach shacks and eating joints are sumptuous. Some of the other specialties include banana chips and Kozhikodan Halwa.
Other Activities- Visitors also visit Beypore beach for pampering themselves with a relaxing Ayurvedic massage to rejuvenate all their senses.
Places to visit
There are a number of places around Beypore beach, which are worth-visiting:
Beypore Harbour - Visit the Beypore Harbour, which bustles with activity in the morning. Watch the fisherman as they are busy in their daily chores.
Beypore Port- An ancient fort with a historical significance, Beypore port was the port from where trade between the Middle East and Asia had started. Later, it became an important trade and maritime center.
Dolphin’s Point– Located at a distance of 15 minutes from the city center, Dolphin’s Point must be visited during early morning hours for dolphin spotting. You can also visit the lighthouse here.
Kozhikode Town– Formerly known as Calicut, Kozhikode is one of the most popular destinations in Kerala. The serene beaches, wildlife sanctuaries, verdant hills, lush countryside, rivers, historic sites, and colorful culture, allure visitors from all around.
Mananchira Square, Muchunthi Palli, Thusharagiri waterfalls, Kappad, Pazhassi Raja Museum and Art Gallery, The Art Gallery of Kozhikode, and Krishna Menon Museum are some of the other attractions in and around Beypore.
How to Reach
Nearest railway station: Kozhikode railway station (around 10 km)
Nearest airport: Calicut International Airport (around 21 km)
Best Time to Visit- October to March