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Kuzhupilly Beach Overview

Kuzhupilly Beach has recently been recognized by Ernakulam District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC) as a potential tourists’ spot in Kerala. The aim of the DTPC is to promote it as part of a tourism circuit connecting Kuzhuppilly, Cherai and Munambam. The beach is named after a small village called Kuzhupilly. The road leading to the beach from the village is also a picturesque one. You will see Kochi backwaters on both sides during your journey. 

The beach is a part of the Vypeen islands. Kuzhupilly Beach is 21 kilometres away from Kochi.  Those visiting Ernakulam always come here to spend time with family and friends. It takes only 40 minutes to reach the beach from Ernakulam. 

At Kuzhupilly Beach, the sea is calm and hence ideal for swimming. It is wonderful to see the small canopies lined up along the golden sand. The paddy fields and coconut groves add to the beach vibes. Many tourists visit Kuzhupilly beach to enjoy the beautiful sunset scene. 

Kuzhupilly Beach is the venue for organizing Kite Festival, which has been a regular event here since 2000.

Activities in Kuzhupilly Beach

  • Take your camera. You can take pictures of the fishermen catching fish from aboard their boats. 
  • Prawn farming is a means of livelihood for the fishermen of Kuzhupilly Beach. You can have a different kind of experience when you visit one such Prawn farm. You can arrange a prawn farm visit with the help of your tour operator. 

You can explore Changampuzha Park.

Tips to Remember

  • Surprisingly there are no shops except tea shops in the area. It is wise to carry your food. Otherwise, you have to wait until you reach Cherai. It is around 4 Kilometers away. Here, you will find Kerala Seafood. 
  • Visit Kuzhupilly Beach before sunset to make the most out of your trip.  The sunset view is amazing. 
  • Use a hat and sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun.

Nearest railway station:   Ernakulam Junction is the nearest railway station. It is about 24 kilometres away. 

Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport to Kuzhupilly beach. It is around 30 kilometres away.

Kuzhupilly Beach Resort

There are plenty of resorts near Kuzhupilly beach. A few of them are given below: 

  1. Sea Lagoon Health Resort 
  2. Renai Blue Waters 
  3. Maliekal Heritance Cherai 
  4. Cherai Beach Residency 
  5. Cherai Beach Resort 
  6. Aamri Beach Ayurveda Wellness Rehab 
  7. Taj Malabar Resort and Spa, Cochin 
  8. 36 Palms Boutique Resort

Kuzhupilly Beach House

Kuzhupilly Beach House is a 3-star hotel. It is near Kuzhupilly Beach. It is situated in North Paravur. It is 2.5 mi (3.9 km) from Cherai Beach. You will also find Thiruvanchikulam Mahadeva Temple and Cheraman Juma Masjid Mosque which are within 12 miles (20 km). 

At Kuzhupilly Beach House, you will get complimentary breakfast and free Wi-Fi. The beach house is a smoke-free area. Pets are also not allowed on the premises.  It offers room service. Bathrooms are attached. 

Kuzhupilly Beach is trying to attract more tourists, However, the lack of adequate facilities, like accommodation, toilet and food around the beach is making it difficult to get tourists around the year. When the concerned authority will enhance facilities on the beach, Kuzhupilly Beach is expected to turn into a good tourists’ hub.

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