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Mararikulam Tour Packages

Located 41 km from Cochin, Mararikulam is a village in the district of Alappuzha, Kerala, known for a range of attractions for tourists. For instance, one can go for day excursions to Alappuzha Beach and Marari Beach and enjoy water sports, such as surfing, parasailing, windsurfing, etc. One can also visit Mararikulam Shiva Temple, Velorvattom Mahadeva Temple, and St. Andrews Church.

Not to mention the pleasure of houseboat cruising on the Kerala backwaters can also be relished here. Following is a list of places you can visit while you are at Mararikulam.

Places to Visit in Mararikulam

Marari Beach: A perfect beach escapade in Mararikulam, this pristine beach is known for its tranquil outlook and soul-soothing ambience. The beach, filled with coconut palm trees and golden sands, is a perfect vacation spot for tourists.

Alappuzha Beach: it is situated amidst an abundance of alluring water bodies: the Arabian Sea on one side and alluring rivers and blue lagoons on the other. Located in Alleppey, the 'Backwater Capital of Kerala,' Alappuzha Beach offers a range of exciting tourist activities.

Cherthala: Located only 12km from Mararikulam, this pictorial town is more of a relaxed tourist destination in Kerala. The place is home to several holy Hindu temples and several churches.

Thumpolly Beach: One of the closest beaches to Mararikulam, Thumpolly Beach is among the most spectacular virgin beaches in Kerala. A natural treasure trove, this beach attracts many local and migratory birds throughout the year.

Aroor: If you are a seafood lover, the town of Aroor is the perfect go-to place for the foodies. The place is also a major exporter of seafood in the entire country.

Dutch Palace: Located in Mattancherry, Dutch Palace is considered a masterpiece: its intricate detailing, flamboyant decors, woodworks, and artifacts make it a must-visit tourist attraction in Mararikulam. The historical palace was built by the Portuguese in 1555.

How to Reach

  • By Air: Kochi is the nearest airport to reach Marari beach.
  • By Rail: The nearest railheads are at Alleppey (16 km), Kottayam (42kms), and Cochin (Ernakulam) (55 km).
  • By Road: Cochin is easily accessible by road, which is at a distance of 67 km from the beach. 

Accommodation in Mararikulam

Being one of the most popular beaches in Kerala, accommodation is not an issue at all. Budget hotels, beach resorts, luxury stays, homestays, etc., are available to the visitors to select per preference.

However, if traveling during the peak season, visitors should consider advance booking as the village experiences a massive rush during this period.

Best Time to Visit: September to May is the best time to visit this top beach destination in Kerala. However, heavy rains may spoil much of the fun during the monsoon (June-August).

IHPL offers you several tour packages to experience the taste of Kerala cuisine, indulge in water sports, and enjoy an experience at a beach or cruise on Kerala Backwaters while your trip to Mararikulam.


Best Mararikulam Holiday Packages

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South of Malabar Coast

16 N / 17 D

Chennai - Covelong - Pondicherry - Tanjore - Madurai - Kodaikanal - Munnar - Cochin - Mararikulam - Cochin

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  • Glimpse of culture at Dakshin Chitra
  • Sightseeing in Covelong
  • Bask in French charms of Pondicherry
  • Explore Chidambaram and Kumbakonam
  • Full day excursion to Tanjore
  • Pray at fabled temples of Madurai
  • Awe at Kodaikanal
  • Explore the lure of Munnar
  • Cochin Sightseeing
  • Beach getaway in Mararikulam

16 Days Tamil Nadu Kerala Tour

15 N / 16 D

Chennai - Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Tanjore (Thanjavur) - Madurai/Chettinad/Kodaikanal – Munnar - Cochin (Kochi) – Mararikulam - Chennai

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  • Excursion to Chennai
  • Explore monuments of Mahabalipuram
  • Enjoy Tanjore city tour
  • Guided tour of Madurai/Chettinad
  • Day trip to Kodaikanal
  • Sightseeing in Munnar
  • Outing to Cochin
  • Cruise on the backwaters

Kerala Tour with Culinary

7 N / 8 D

Cochin – Periyar – Kumarakom - Mararikulam – Cochin

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  • Visit spice market of Cochin
  • Learn Indian style of cooking by expert chefs.
  • Explore tea & spice estates in Periyar
  • Boat ride on the Periyar Lake
  • Spice Village guided tour
  • Practice Indian style of cooking
  • Excursion to Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Attend the Kerala seafood cooking class

Exquisite Kerala Beach Tour

7 N / 8 D

Kochi - Kumarakom – Mararikulam – Kochi

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Faqs for Mararikulam Tour Packages

Q: Where Mararikulam ( Marari ) is situated?

Ans: Mararikulam is situated in Kerala and is the small village of Alappuzha district, it is famous for its beautiful beach.

Q: Which is the nearest airport and Railway station of Mararikulam?

Ans: Cochin is the nearest airport of Mararikulm( 71kms )Ernakulum railway station (55kms ) and Alleppey ( Alappuzha) railway station (15 kms)

Q: Why Mararikulam is famous for?

Ans: Mararikulam is a beautiful village of Alappuzha district and famous for its yellow sandy beach Marari.

Q: What are top Places we can explore along with Mararikulam?

Ans: The top places visited near Mararikulam are Munnar (155kms),Periyar (96 kms) , Alleppey (15 kms) , Kumarakom (48 kms) ,Kovalam (175 kms).

Q: What is the best season to visit Mararikulam?

Ans: The best time to visit Mararikulam is between October and March when the temperature is moderate around 33°C

Q: Which beach is better between Kovalam and Marari?

Ans: Marari is peaceful beach and more cleaner than Kovalam beach.

Q: What all activities we can do at Mararikulam?

Ans: Following are the list of activities you can enjoy at Mararikulam.

  • Ayurveda Spa Treatment
  • Backwater Cruising
  • Nature Village walk
  • Visit Fish-Landing Harbour
Q: How many days is sufficient for Mararikulam /Marari Beach?

Ans: Marari beach is peaceful beach hence you can spend 2 or 3 days for relaxation. You can also spend a week over there for an Ayurveda treatment.

Q: Suggest best itineraries of Mararikulam with nearby tourist places.

Ans: You can browse the given links and finalized your trip depends on your choice of places in Mararikulam.