Bekal is recognized among the most inviting beaches of Kerala. Far away from the hustle bustle of the city, the beach provides a calm atmosphere to its visitors. This extraordinary beach allures tourists from different parts of the world with its serene beauty and unique charm. Feet kissing waves and beautiful palms on the beach, simply spell bind the beauty admirers. Velvety sand of the beach leaves you mesmerized and resists you to leave the place. This is one of the beautiful places of the state that stands true to your imagination.
Attractions at Bekal
Bekal fort is the largest fort in the region. This best preserved fort is a major attraction that lies by the sea shore. Bekal fort stands on a headland, which is 35 acres of space and runs into the Arabian sea. This circular structure of laterite is an amazing architecture and is at a rise of 130 ft. above sea level. This age-old fort was built by Sivappa Naik of the Ikkeri dynasty. Around 300 year old, this? fort is a must visit place.
The pathways on the beach are developed by Bekal Resorts Development Corporation. These sea side pathways enhance the beauty of the beach and provide a smooth path, where you can sit and enjoy breathtaking views. En route there are several cosy grottos that are the perfect place to spend a quality time with your loved ones. These hidden grottos are used as picnic spots.
This is another magnificent fort of the city. It serves as a testimony to the glorious history of the city. This place is famous for offering a range of options to the visitors. Those who love heritage? and the natural beauty, this place serves the best for them.
This 17th Century Fort is famous for providing rare and amazing views to its guests. Travellers visiting the fort can enjoy the sun set amidst the heritage architecture.
Being a prime tourist destination, the city boasts of its range of accommodation options. Starting from the budgeted ones, tourists can choose from the splurge also.
By Air : The nearest airport is Bajpe Airport, Mangalore. This domestic airport is well connected to all major cities of the nation and serves regular flights.
By Rail : Kasaragod railway station is just few kilometres away from the city. The station is well-linked to Goa, Chennai, Pune and many more stations.
By Road : Tourist visiting the city can use the state transport, which is linked with all the nearby cities through a wide network of roads.