Destination-IconKovalam - The Most Famous Beach of India

 
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  • General Information

    District: Thiruvananthapuram, State: Kerala, India
    Area: 0
    Languages Spoken: Malayalam, English
    Long Distance Code: +91-471
    Importance: world famous beach
    Best Time to Visit: September to March
  • Description

    Around 15 kms from the state capital of Thiruvananthapuram is the one of the most famous beaches of India, for local as well as international tourists, the Kovalam Beach. The small village of Kovalam came into limelight due to its beautiful beaches; those were thronged by tourists from all over the world. The uniqueness of the beaches was what attracted the tourists to this tiny village. <br />Kovalam in the local language means, place fringed with coconut palms, and indeed it is. Kovalam is full of coconut trees and soothing seashore, one of the best in India for swimming and other water sports. <br />The beaches of Kovalam are in a crescent like shape and can be divided in three parts. To the south is the most popular beach known as the lighthouse beach. One can have a spectacular view of the Vizhinzam Mosque from here. The northern most beach is known as the Samudra Beach and in between lies the beach called Hawah. While the other two beaches are mostly used for fishing purposes, it is only the Lighthouse beach that is full of tourists day in and out. <br />The soothing sand, the cool breeze and the beautiful sea, is the best place to relax. Kovalam beach offers many other options for relaxation such as the Ayurvedic massage parlours and Yoga classes. To top all the wonderful sea cuisine to cheer one's palate is always there. <br />The nights on the beaches are enlivened with the traditional Kathakali dance performances and various other folk forms of art performed by the local artists.
  • Location

    It is located at a distance of around 15 kms from the capital of the state of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.
Backwater and Beach Delight

Backwater and Beach Delight
(6 Days / 5 Nights)

$ 667
Backwater and Beach Delight / PI-0227 (6 Days / 5 Nights)
Kochi-Alappuzha-Kovalam-Thiruvananthapuram

Experience some of the most picturesque places of India with this delightful tour that takes you on a trip to visit some of the most enthralling beaches of India. In addition, you can indulge your body in some rejuvenating ayurvedic spa treatments specialist of the region that will enliven your mind, body and soul to its best.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Kochi
Day 2 : Kochi
Day 3 : Kochi - Alappuzha
Day 4 : Alappuzha - Kovalam
Day 5 : Kovalam-Thiruvananthapuram
Day 6 : Thiruvananthapuram
Beautiful Kerala

Beautiful Kerala
(13 Days / 12 Nights)

$ 2106
Beautiful Kerala / PI-0286 (13 Days / 12 Nights)
Kochi-Munnar-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Alappuzha-Kovalam-Delhi

From Kochi to Kumarakom to Kovalam, get ready to experience some of the most beautiful and fascinating sites of Southern India. Spend your time visiting picturesque backwaters and quaint little villages and churches while indulging in spa and ayurveda therapies.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Kochi
Day 2 : Kochi
Day 3 : Kochi-Munnar
Day 4 : Munnar
Day 5 : Munnar-Thekkady
Day 6 : Thekkady
Day 7 : Thekkady-Kumarakom
Day 8 : Kumarakom
Day 9 : Kumarakom-Alappuzha
Day 10 : Alappuzha-Kovalam
Day 11 : Kovalam
Day 12 : Kovalam
Day 13 : Kovalam-Delhi

Kovalam, India Tours

ABAD HARMONIA AYU...
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Kovalam, India
$ 25
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THE RAJA
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 17
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CHALET RESORTS
1 Star
Kovalam, India
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SEA FACE HOTEL
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 61
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HOTEL SEAWEED-SEA...
2 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 13
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KADALORAM BEACH R...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
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THE TRAVANCORE HE...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 41
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TOM'S INN
0 Star
Kovalam, India
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TURTLE ON THE BEACH
0 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 76
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UDAY SAMUDRA
4 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 54
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HOTEL SAMUDRA
4 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 43
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SOMATHEERAM AYURV...
2.5 Star
Kovalam, India
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SAGARA BEACH RESORT
4 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 32
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Soma Palmshore Be...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 55
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SWAGATH HOLIDAY ...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 22
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THE LEELA KEMP...
5 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 155
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VIVANTA by Taj-Ko...
5 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 92
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