Top Beach Destinations In India (Part 2)

About the Muzhappilangad beach

Many driver dreams of a picturesque trail with no traffic, no speed bumps, no crowds to worry about. The Muzhappilangad beach is one of the best and the most prominent beach drive places in India, featuring wavy sea and soothing breeze. The long, open trail is covered with shallow waters, spectacular scenery that lets you indulge in a good mood, hiding from the responsibilities of hectic daily life.

Activities To Do

This beach is a great place for various adventurous water sports and adventurous activities such as power-boating, catamaran rides, parasailing and paragliding. With instructors and safety measures, you will have a vacation to remember. Depending on your skill level the instructors are going to recommend the duration and difficulty of your activity.

There are a number of places in the region which offer some amazing local delicacies such as seafood like prawn, crabs, fish, and shellfish. If you are a food lovers, then you would definitely be in love with this beach.

As the only prominent drive-in beach in the country, the Muzhappilangad Beach is suitable for anh traveller who thrives on exploring new places.

Varkala Beach, Thiruvananthapuram

Located beside the eponymous hamlet, the Varkala Beach is the ideal place for people who is looking for a calm spot to enjoy a picnic or a day out. The Varkala beach is also called as the Papanasam  derives from the name of the holy natural spring located here. Legend has it that a dip in the holy waters can cure many ailments. The other notable destinations of the beach are a 2000 year old Janardhanaswamy Temple which is located on the edge of the cliffs and the Shivagiri Mutt which was founded by Sree Narayana Guru. The amazed beauty of cliffs is the primary natural attraction and one of the foremost reasons why this beach has been voted as one of the best destinations for your next trip.

The nearest railway station is at Varkala about 4 km out and the nearest airport is the Trivandrum International Airport which is situated about km away.