5 Unseen Kerala Beaches


Kerala also known as God’s Own Country is truly heaven on Earth. Beautiful kerala beaches with backwaters, hill stations, spice plantations, elephant trumpets and temples with magnificent architecture are all synonymous to Kerala. It has some unseen beaches too that are equally breathtaking. It is a lot more than Kovalam Beach and backwaters of Alleppey. Let’s have a look at the five unseen kerala beaches that are worth visiting.

Bekal Beach

In the far north of Kerala, lies the pristine white sand beach known as Bekal beach.

Kerala Beaches
Unseen Kerala Beaches

You can opt for a house boat stay at Bekal Boat and explore the Valiyaparamba backwaters. Kappil Beach and Hosdurg Fort are also lovely.

Marari Beach

Marari beach is Alappuzha is actually a pretty fishing village that has emerged as a hot tourist destination recently.

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For relaxation and some solitary time with your loved one, the pristine and unexplored beach of Marari is a great option. You can even swim in the sea when the waves are not too high.

Secret Beach

Yes! You read it right. The name of the beach is “Secret” beach. For all who are keen on knowing more about the traditional lifestyle of people in Kerala and relish on their local delicacies, it is an ideal destination.


Located in Alleppey its a little known and picturesque beach.

Poovar Beach

Poovar in Kerala is an unexplored island for those who love nature and peace. A green and serene picture perfect destination known for its clean golden sandy beaches.

Poovar island

Poovar Beach separates the Arabian Sea from the Neyyar River is an excellent place for all those who love solitude by the sea.

Ottummal Beach

An absolutely pristine beach of Kerala is the Ottummal beach in Parappanangadi in Malappuram district. The tranquil ambiance and the picturesque landscape make it an ideal place for relaxation.

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Image source – Keralaunseen

Ottummal beach remains free from the exploitation by urbanization and commercialization that keep the surroundings very close to nature.

The next time you visit Kerala, do not forget to include the unseen kerala beaches in your itinerary besides Munnar, Kovalam, Thekkady and backwaters of Alleppey.