Kappad, or Kappakadavu locally, is a famous beach near Kozhikode (Calicut), India, where the Portuguese explorer Vasco Da Gama landed on 20 May 1498. His voyage established the sea route from Europe to India. This established a permanent route from Europe to India. This heralded the arrival and permanent presence of various European merchant companies, leading to eventual domination and rule by the East India Company and later the period of British colonial rule. Wikipedia
A place in India, Kappad is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Kappad is Coimbatore. Coimbatore is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Dhyanalinga Temple, Marudamalai Temple, Perur Pateeswarar Temple. Also, to reach Kappad, you'll have to take a flight to Coimbatore; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Kappad can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.
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