at the mouth of the Chaliyar River in Kozhikode district, Beypore, one
of the prominent ports and fishing harbours of ancient Kerala was an
important trade and maritime centre.
Ancient Beypore was much sought after by merchants from Western Asia,
for its ship building industry. The boat building yard here is famous
for the construction of the Uru, the traditional Arabian trading vessel.
The Beypore Beach has a bridge built nearly 2 kms into the sea. It is
actually made up of huge stones piled together for nearly 2 kms making a
pathway into the sea.
Bridge Built Of Stone.
10 Kms South Of Kozhikode, Kerala.
Formerly Known As
Ship Building Industry.
Ambiance of Beypore Beach
Peace and tranquility covered in warmth of sun and sand is the ambiance of
overlooking the Arabain Sea. A beach tour in Kerala will remain
unaccomplished without visiting the Beypore Beach. If you wish to unwind
yourself in the natural surroundings, come to Beypore Beach and indulge in
various beach activities. If you have done enough of beach walk then trip to
the ship building yards and see the adroit artisans making whooping ships.
Uru Ride in Arabian Sea
Yes! You can enjoy a uru ride at Beypore in the company of resident
fisherman. Just enter into an Uru and get going to detour the cerulean sea.
Imagine yourself cruising in the vast sea, trying to touch the azure water,
playing gleefully with the waves. How fascinating ! And see there .... did
you also spot that coy fish.
Besides, cruising you can enjoy the exhilarating backwaters in Kozhikode
which is located near Beypore. Backwaters are a real fun to see when you are
done with sufficient beach tour.
Relish the Savories
Do check out the local cuisines of Beypore at the stalls settled up at the
beach and the flavors you get to taste there are simply delectable. So, just
do not think twice before enjoying these savories of Beypore.
Prime Attractions of Calicut (Kozhikode)
With its own dream-like serenity, this natural fresh
water lake surrounded by meadows and trees on all sides is a haven for
peace-loving travellers. It is located half way from Calicut half an
hour ahead of Kalpetta. more..
Thali temple, located downtown
is an important temple of the erstwhile Zamorin Kingdom of Kozhikode.
The temple is famous for the 'Revathi Pattathanam', an annual
competition of pedagogic skills.