Thaikadappuram Beach, Kasaragod
Near Nileshwaram, Thaikadappuram beach is famous for the rare Olive Ridley Turtles that visit during the rainy season to lay eggs. Activists of Neythal, a non-governmental organisation, run an Olive Ridley breeding centre here. September to January is the ideal time to visit the beach.
Location: 40 km south of Kasaragod.