Kappad Beach- Kozhikode

Kappad beach is a historic place located near Kozhikode. It was at Kappad, in 1498, Vasco-da-Gama landed with his 170 men. His epic landing set in motion waves of change that would rewrite the socio-cultural

Kappad beach is a historic place located near Kozhikode. It was at Kappad, in 1498, Vasco-da-Gama landed with his 170 men. His epic landing set in motion waves of change that would rewrite the socio-cultural and political landscape of Kerala forever. Kappad was to be the gateway of European merchants who flocked in for spice trade, which eventually ended up in Colonial rule. Undoubtedly Kappad is a much sought after spot for the historically initiated. Kappad is also remarkable for its wide and open beaches. The long stretch of rocks and hillocks and occasional migratory birds offer a pleasing experience to beach lovers. Attachments area.

How to reach Kannur is the nearest airport. Kozhikode is the nearest railway station. Thiruvangoor is the nearest bus stop.

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