Cherai Beach, which is one of the best-voted beaches of the state, is situated at a distance of 30 km from Kochi city. Its strategic location on the northern end of the Vypin Island in Kochi makes it a perfect merging point of the sea and backwaters. The surrounding greenery and the seashells present in different shapes and Chinese fishing nets add to the beauty of the sea. Its coastline alone runs for about 15 km and plays a distinguishing factor from all the other beaches.
Also known as the ‘Princess of the Arabian Sea’ it is a perfect spot for relaxation having a picturesque view and beachfront combined. One can also witness high mask lamps with beautiful lights which illuminate the way and makes the walkway edges worth visiting and an absolute pleasure to be at during the night There is a park for the kids as well alongside the beach where kids can play and spend a lovely time with their families and friends. Visitors can hire speedboats as well as water-scooters on rent which double the fun. One can also find accommodation easily since there are several hotels and resorts around the area at a reasonable cost.