From soaring snow mountains of the far north to the steamy sun-washed beaches, India’s dramtic terrain is breathtaking. Along with abundant natural beauties, exquisitely carved temples rise majestically out of pancakeflat deserts and old fotresses peer over plunging ravines. Aficionados of the great outdoors can scout for big jungle cats on wildlife safaris, paddle in the shimmering waters of one of many beautiful beaches, take blood pumping treks high in the Himalaya, or simply inhale pine-scented air on meditative forest walks.
Bekal is a small town on the eastern shore of Kerala state of South India. Giant keyhole shaped fort, the golden expanse of a beautiful beach surrounding the fort, backwaters, hill destinations and water sport facilities are nearby. Bekal is a significant tourism spot that has several prominent features. The place is far-famed for its scenic beauty that grabs the attention of the visitors from several different places.
80 kms drive from Mangalore airport and 15 kms drive from Kasaragod railway station.
The nearest airports to Bekal are Mangalore or Kozikhode.
Approx. 1.5 hrs drive from Mangalore and 3 hrs drive from Kozhikode.
Best time to visit
Bekal is at its best during winters with temperatures ranging from 220c – 290c dry weather. It is ideal for outings and sightseeing. Recommended time to travel is October – March.