Top things to do in Bekal & Around

Fort in Bekal & Around

Bekal Fort

The huge laterite-brick Bekal Fort, built between 1645 and 1660, is the largest in Kerala and sits on Bekal’s rocky headland with fine views. It passed into British hands in 1792, having originally been seized from …
Beach in Bekal & Around

Kappil Beach

Isolated Kappil Beach, 6km north of Bekal, is a beautiful, lonely stretch of fine gold-hued sand with calm water, but beware of shifting sandbars. Autorickshaws from Bekal cost around ₹100.
Beach in Bekal & Around

Nileshwar Beach

Around 18km southeast of Bekal, Nileshwar's gorgeous beach is a tranquil, palm-bordered expanse of blonde sand that fades into the hazy distance; there are a couple of lovely resorts here.
Beach in Bekal & Around

Bekal Beach

Overlooked by Bekal's majestic fort, the beachfront encompasses a grassy park and a long, beautiful stretch of gold-tinged sand that gets busy on weekends and holidays when local families descend.