Marari Beach in Alappuzha has been rated as one of the top five Hammock Beaches in the world by National Geographic Survey.
The Beach is a quiet, calm and a virgin beach is ideal for those people exploring the Kerala backwaters Alleppey who feel like some time at the beach as well. The beach resorts in Marari make arrangements for a memorable stay. One can opt for houseboat stay, shikara ride, canoeing via country boat.
The name Marari is abridged from Mararikulam, a small and quiet village of fisherman folk.
The climate at Marari is temperate and humid throughout the year. Southwest and Northeast monsoons brings here heavy downpours.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, traditional coir making units, and the backwater canals Kerala are in the vicinity of this beach.
During August, one can also watch Snake Boat Races from here.
Mararikulam is connected by rail and has a railway station by the same name. It is also well connected by road. Nearest airport is Cochin International Airport.
Alleppey to Marari beach distance: 11.7 KM