(Last Updated on : 20/08/2014)
Padinharekara Beach is an exquisite beach of the South Indian state Kerala
, located in Mallapuram district
near Mallapuram town. Also known as Padinjarekara Beach, it offers a splendid view of the confluence of the River Bharatha, River Tirur and the Arabian Sea
. The natural beauty of the beach is enticing which allures a number of tourists from distant places. The clear white sand of Padinharekara Beach is bordered by rows of elegant palm trees. The sun kissed beach owns a distinct charm stretching through miles. Traditional Keralan charm delights the visitors at the beach while the local delicacies are also worth exploring.
Padinharekara Beach is blessed with moderate climate all through the year. Weekends and picnics at the beach are quite enjoyable for the locals. The beach drenches the tourists in exquisite natural beauty. Visitors can also indulge themselves in the adventurous waters sports
. A number of Ayurvedic spa centres can also be explored by the tourists for relaxation. Food lovers can also savour the sumptuous traditional cuisine of Kerala
. The cool sea breeze and the shade of coconut trees offer an invigorating time to the visitors. Bathing in the rolling waves and evening walks along the beach are refreshing. The landscapes of Padinharekara Beach are bewitching for which it serves as one of the most cherished tourist destinations of Kerala.
Padinharekara Beach has been enlisted amongst the top visited beaches of Kerala
. The beach hosts some of the beautiful rock formations that can be found in a seaside area. These rocks create a resplendent view of the beach. The beach is perfect for those seeking tranquillity in the arms of nature. Nearby tourist attractions of the beach include several temples and a few historical sites. Padinharekara Beach is also frequented by several exotic migratory birds, especially during the months of February to April.
Padinharekara Beach is best visited between the period of September and March. Calicut International Airport
at Karippur, 26 kilometres away, serves as the nearest airport whereas Kozhikode
hosts the nearest railways station. Mallapuram town is well connected with all the major cities of the state. Buses and private cabs can be availed for reaching the destination. Numerous resorts stand at the beach providing comfortable accommodation to the visitors.