With a 600-km coastline you can only imagine the host of water sports and adventurous activities one can look out for in Kerala. If you are looking for surfing, head to Kovalam. At the Hawah Beach, you can rent surfboards for a meager sum. Surf all day in the sun and get a high! Some of the resorts in the area, too, provide them free of cost.
A few areas that have beaches as well as river and estuaries, agencies offer boating and canoeing facilities. The slower houseboats in Cochin, Alleppey and Kumarakom are ideal for those looking to relax. For those interested in adrenaline-pumping activities, there are a number of boat clubs in Trivandrum, Cochin and Kollam that rent out speed boats and water scooters.
Private agencies in Cochin, Alleppey, and Ezhimala in Kannur organises adventure camps. Here you can get a taste of sailing, parasailing and sea swimming. Often catering to young locals, tourists also can register for them.
Adventure clubs in major cities like Cochin, Trivandrum and Calicut have facilities for pedal-boating, rowing and you can rent out canoes, surfboards, water scooters and the like. Don’t just come for a walk or a swim in the beaches of Kerala, engage in some thrilling activities to make your trip memorable