Cherai beach is located in the Cherai village of the Ernakulam district, 35 km away from Kochi. If you are visiting kerala or south India then you must visit Cherai beach, It is the most fascinating beach in South India. The Cherai beach is quite different from any other beaches there, it has a coastline of 15 kms. You can enjoy sunbathing and it is the best beach for swimming as the beach is very clean and shallow. If you are bored from the hustle and confused life then this beach is the ideal place for you to energies your soul and Being so near from the main Kochi city, an important commercial capital of Kerala, the Cherai beach is an enticing option for anybody who loves to swim and relax on the beach.
It’s beauty and sophistication which stands surrounded by tall coconut trees and green paddy fields attracts thousands of tourists to this beach and this may be the reason you will find many locals and tourists picnicking on the sandy shores of the beach.It is called as the golden beach of Kerala and it is also known by the name of ‘Princess of the Queen of the Arabian Sea’. 400 meters long walkway area has been newly added with the main beach where people can enjoy walk also along the beach side. Walking in the night gives a different joy and to enjoy that there are high mask lamps along the edges of the walkway make the Cherai beach enjoyable even during the night. Food is also an important factor for every tourists but if you are at cherai beach you don’t have to go anywhere to enjoy delicious food as the beach is also well known for its fresh & mouth watering sea food.
Cherai Beach is deemed as one of the most beautiful beaches in Kerala and it is most amazing beach as you can find dolphins also in the water occasionally and few fortunate tourists have seen that. Combination of sea and backwaters rimmed by lush green coconut palms and paddy fields makes the beach like a heaven on the earth. If you are travelling with children then also don’t worry, there is a park for children on the beach where children can play and enjoy. For more fun and entertainment you can also ride the water-scooter and speedboats, which are available here on rent. If you are planning to stay you can book any lodge or hotel as there are numerous good lodges and hotels in this area where you can put up. During the holiday you will find the beach full of locals and tourists.
Location: 35 kms from Cochin
Highlights: Water-scooter and Speedboat rides, Park for children
How to Reach: The Cochin International Airport is located 20 kms away. The nearest railway station is at Ernakulam, situated about 40 km away.