Thangassery Beach is a scenic beach and ideal palce to spend holiday in Kollam. Travelers come here to this picturesque stretch of shores to unwind and relax.
Location : Thangassery Beach is located at a distance of about 5 km from Kollam.
About Thangassery Beach
Thangassery Beach is natural scenic location and it is part of a seaside village of spacious historic significance during the colonial era. Here tourist can see the ruins of an ancient Portuguese Fort. Due to its scenic beauty and historic value it attract many Travelers. In evening time this beach becomes vibrant and entire area of this beach acquires a heavenly charm as the golden rays of the setting sun fall on the sandy shores. While some prefer to just sit back and relax many can be seen engaging in extreme sports such as speed boat riding.
Main Attarction : Thangassery Beach is also famous for its 144 ft lighthouse built by the British dating back to 1519. This lighthouse is open to visitors (Timings: 15:30 PM to 17:3O PM). Other attraction of this place is there is many churches which were constructed during the eighteenth century.