In west coast of Kerala, within the lively Kasaragod district lies the small town of Bekal, one of the popular tourist spots. One may find it quite sleepy or too remote from other Kerala attractions, but it boasts of an impressive status since it entered top ten ranking for travel destination by the leading travel guide, Lonely Planet.
Join hands with Funday Holidays and we will take you on an enriching Bekal sightseeing…! One of the main features here is the iconic Bekal Fort, which is a favorite hangout for locals and people in Kerala and Mangalore. Foreigners are a common sight here as the fort holds historical significance.
The giant keyhole shaped structure is surrounded by the lovely Arabian Sea, which provides a picture-perfect setting, especially for photography enthusiasts. The fort is well preserved and even the beach around it also maintained to look good and clean. People come here to go up the magnificent observation towers and glance across the panoramic expanse of the blue sea. Interestingly, it was only a few centuries ago that the towers were found to have a number of huge cannons stored in them.
The Bekal Fort, in fact, is a major point for cinema professionals and many popular romantic numbers were shot within this beautiful South landmark. Every nook and corner of this seaside fortress provides a scenic view, following which it is hard to resist from taking a click here.
By opting for Bekal one day tour with Funday Holidays, you will be able to leisurely enjoy the beautiful backwaters, water sports facilities, several eating joints, and other hilly Bekal destinations in this district. Besides Bekal fort, there is also Chandragiri Fort which is touted to have been built in 17th Century.Bekal Beach, Kappil Beach, Trikkannad Tryambakeshwara Temple, Bekal Beach Park and Erol Palace are some of the other recreational places here.