Located on the banks of the River Payaswini, Sree Mahalingeshwara Temple an ancient Siva Temple.
The Sanskrit inscription in Kannada script attributes Kirtivarman II (745 - 755 AD) , the Western Chalukya King as its patron.
Brilliant Kerala style temple architecture with three tiers of roof, all clad in copper.
This temple has a striking similarity with the Madhur Anantheshwara Vinayaka Temple.
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This grandiose temple in north malabar region of Kerala is dedicated to Lord Shiva, however the temple is popularly known after Maha Ganapathi.
Bekal has a great combination of natural and historic attractions.
Explore the four routes to drive to Wayanad from Bekal. Route maps and distance s to drive from Bekal to Wayanad.
This laterite hillock that protrudes into the sea makes a pleasant beach hiking location in Bekal.
If you could visit only one place in Kerala to savour its Natural, heritage cultural and culinary flavour, pick Bekal and its environs. You'll not regret it!
Ananthapura Temple near Bekal in Kerala is unlike any other temples you'll find in this region. The whole temple is built like an island in the middle of a rectangular pond. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, this is the only lake temple in Kerala.
A spectacular coastline, unending thickets of coconut palms, a hinterland with rocky outcrops along the beach...the 17th century Bekal Fort sits comfortably in a movie setting like surreal environment. Yes, Bekal Fort and its environs is a popular movie shooting location as well!
Valiyaparamba Backwaters near Bekal makes an an ideal daytrip from Bekal.