Some beaches are all about leisure, fun and entertainment. However, some others have many stories to tell from the bygone times; reflections of which can be seen and experienced on those shores. The heart and soul of the fishermen community in the region, Vizhinjam Beach is one of the most splendid shores in Kerala. This hamlet has for generations been home to these communities who in many ways define the destination. The charm and bustles of this beach is indeed something to see and experience.
Situated near Vizhinjam Harbour, the beach is famed for its clear waters and rocky shoreline, which provides a splendidly stunning landscape. This makes the beach a great spot for water activities and sports including snorkelling and surfing. This is a shore that also gives you rare glimpses of the day-to-day lives of fishermen and their families. The Vizhinjam Port that is under construction in this area is an International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport which is expected to become one of the largest and busiest of its kind in India. Another attraction that awaits you in Vizhinjam is the Sagarika Marine Research Aquarium where you can have glimpses of a number of marine species including angelfish, clown fish, seahorses, box fish, cowfish, eels, wrasses and so on. There is also a reef tank with an amazing assortment of corals.