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Marari Beach

Marari BeachMararikulam is a local fishing village and the name of the beach has also been derived from this very village. The lifestyle of the local fishermen has not changed over the years and the moment you reach here you travel back in time to feel the freshness of yesteryears. You'll find here excellent sand beaches along with the traditional Kerala hospitality that will make you feel exclusive but that doesn't mean that you have to spend your vacations alone.

The Marari Beach is not that popular among the tourists though we believe that the situation is not going to remain the same for long.

The Beach Itself
Many consider Marari to be the best beach in India for its endless stretch of white sand which looks warmly inviting. The place has not been touched by development yet and the tourists who come here love this fact no end. There are no beach shacks at Marari and you will enjoy being with just the sea and the sand.

Activities at the Beach
Though you are at a beach, yet you can easily enjoy a backwater cruise or see the traditional process of making coir locally. Lazing under the sun is an option that can always be exercised whereas those who are active types can participate in exciting water sports activities like surfing, parasailing and beach volleyball.
Nearby Attractions
The soft sandy beaches are a permanent attraction here and we are not talking about that. Apart from this, you can visit the local fishermen's village Mararikulam where you can see the traditional coir making process. Here you also get to experience the local way of life and culture of the natives.

Shopping Attractions
For shopping, you'll have to visit to Cochin which is an excellent shopping destination.

Experiences at the Beach
You can have a variety of experiences while you are visiting Marari which include backwater cruise as well as explore Kuttanad which is called the rice bowl of Kerala. Other option that you will definitely like to go for is the tour to five temples of the region which include the Mararikulam Shiva Temple and other temples.

How to Reach?
By Air
The nearest international airports are Thiruvananthapuram and Cochin which are 150 and 85 km away respectively.

By Rail
The place is well connected to major cities by railway network.

By Road
Marari is 40 km south of Cochin and thus is connected very well with all the major cities.
Tour Packages
Tour Name Package ID Duration Book now!
Chill Out KA-008 07 Days Book now
Moods of Kerala KA-009 14 Days Book now
Beach and Backwaters KA-010 09 Days Book now
Beach and Wildlife KA-013 10 Days Book now
Kerala Spice Tour KA-002 08 Days Book now  ( more .. )