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Calm and Neat beach

i have traveled many places, but this was my first visit to calicut, while exploring, i heard many... read more

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Bengaluru, India
Clean beach

Vasco da Gama had landed in 1498 i kappad . He came for spices and traded with the local... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i have traveled many places, but this was my first visit to calicut, while exploring, i heard many people say.. you have to visit the beach, hence i went through..Biut the biggest challenge is the Parking issue, as i was more excited to get into...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anoop_mamachan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kappad beach is one famous beach of Kozhikode. This beach is 17 to 20 KM far away from Kozhikode city. It is a very clean and beautiful beach. Some idiot and non-sense People are thrown broken beer bottles and plastic plated at the beach. Be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kadam_Mashruwala2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kappad beach, famous beach in Kozhikode, spend few hours here, comapring with Kozhikode beach I like here

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vmsatheesh22
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Vasco da Gama had landed in 1498 i kappad . He came for spices and traded with the local chieftains. The unspoiled beach, located around 35 kms from Kozhikode is today a popular tourist spot. There is an old temple on the nearby rocks which...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SabeeraA
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, good location and excellent food. Rooms were clean but stools and modern bar on balcony didn’t work for relaxing as they were very uncomfortable .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Karenann31
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Come on, such a significant spot in the history of India and Kerala can do with a museum? This is where Vasco da Gama landed in 1498, but apart from an unremarkable pillar, there's nothing else to commemorate the historic event. What a shame for...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank gopinathp524
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Good place for get-together. Awesome atmosphere. Vascode Gama who landed here for first time in India. An historical place. It's an clean beach better than Calicut beach. 45 minutes journey from the main Calicut city.

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank VaisakhBhaskar
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

It's clean,beautiful and it runs at least 1.5kms along the road. No waves and ocean looked like backwaters and the depth is not much and at several places we saw kids playing in the water. Looked absolutely safe. There are benches,a walkable trail to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank murugavelp2017
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The beach is not at all clean and there is smell of rotten fish everywhere. Not suitable for visiting

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Anjals12
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a one of the historical beach. The great Vasco Da Gama first entered through this beach. And it's a good place to see it. All of the people were enjoyed it so much.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Georgethomas1996
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Response from PARTHA SARATHI B | Reviewed this property |
No. It would be either extremely hot & humid or incessant raining.