Kappad at Its Best
History changed its course when Vasco Da Gama set foot on Kappad, and now it’s time for you to follow the explorer’s path. Set off on a holiday to the awesome beach destination of kerala honeymoon trip to add the flavour of brine, spices and seafood to your life. The moss covered and rock studded shoreline, the cobalt blue water and golden sands are sure to entice your soul.
At Kappad, history comes alive where a memorial is set at the site where the Portuguese fleet led by Vasco Da Gama docked in 1498. An interesting part of the coastline is the sprawling rock that protrudes into the sea. You can walk across the rock formation to visit an ancient temple that is more than 800 years old set on it.
The months from September to February is the best time to go for a beach holiday at Kappad as the monsoons would be over and the winter season would set in at Kerala. The incessant monsoon of Kerala is the best suitable time to regain health and feel rejuvenated with Ayurveda, the ancient therapeutic system with its roots in Kerala. The effective therapies and care can be enjoyed at excellent centres and enchanting retreats at Kappad.
The scenic beauty of the fishing villages intoxicates the mind and soul. The authentic Kozhikodan cuisine with indelible influence of the Arabs, Portuguese, Africans, Chinese, Jewish as well as indigenous flavours are a joy to the palate. From the ever familiar Kozhikode Halwa, crisp banana chips, the Malabar Biriyani, Patthiris, Ghee Rice and a variety of mouth watering seafood delicacies, Calicut has much to offer.