Andhakaranazhy is a coastal village located 4 km West of Pattanakkad under Pattanakkad Panchayath under Cherthala Taluk. It is famous for its beach which draws a number of domestic and international tourists. One can reach Andhakaranazhy via the Thanky - Andhakaranazhy - Pallithode beach road or divert towards west at Padmakshi-Kavilpalli junction on NH 47 between Pattanakkad and Thuravoor.
An azhy similar to an isthmus, is a sand sedimentation formed by the constant action of seawater where the back waters merge into the sea. A tall and majestic light house near the azhy, stands like a signal tower guiding the seamen during night. This light house is thrown open to public during Onam. This place is also one of the popular locations for Malayalam film shoots.The Vyathara Trimurthi temple, a very rare and old temple in Kerala, dedicated to tri-gods trimurthi Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma consecrated in a single sreekovil is located in Andhakaranazhy. The Kandakarana temple is also located near the Trimurthi temple.The Subramanya temple dedicated to Lord Murugan is located near the light house.