Chavakkad Beach in Thrissur is famous for the Azhimukam, the confluence of the river and sea. Visitors throng here to observe this delightful phenomenon. It is a great place to swim and relax in a serene environment. The nearby lighthouse attracts frequent visitors as well. On the other side of the beach is Ramachapadam, vast farmland of the Ayurvedic herb, Ramacham. The fish market available in the evening sees a huge crowd every day. It is among the best picnic spots in Thrissur. Visitors can relax at the beach by engaging in flying kites or simply taking a dip in the water. The cleanliness of the beach and the tranquillity one experiences here is one of the highlights of the visit.
The azure waters and the energy of the fishermen as they bring in their daily catch to the beach is a sight to behold. The fresh catch of the day is sold in a matter of a few hours. One of the main attraction is that you can buy fish directly from this beach. Best time for visiting is early morning and evening. Sunrise and sunset is the best time to enjoy the seashore.