Home to pretty treasures, Kappil is India's best kept secret. The nearest major city to Kappil is Kollam. Attractions in Kollam include Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Tangasseri Lighthouse. Also, to reach Kappil, you'll have to take a flight to Kollam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Kappil, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!