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.
Golden Triangle and Backwaters Tour

Golden Triangle and Backwaters Tour
(16 Days / 15 Nights)

$ 2193
Golden Triangle and Backwaters Tour / PI-0390 (16 Days / 15 Nights)
Delhi-Agra-Fatehpur Sikri-Jaipur-Goa-Kochi-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Kottayam-Alappuzha-Kovalam-Thiruvananthapuram-Delhi

This Tour of the Golden Triangle with Back waters probably combines the best tours of India, with the famous Golden triangle with the tour to the Nature's beloved, famously known as the God's own country: Kerala. Visit the marvels like the Taj Mahal and the Amber fort and at the same time wonder at the Nature's bounty showered on this tiny state of Kerala. Take a trip through the serene and calm back waters of Kerala. This tour shows you the best of India.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Delhi
Day 2 : Delhi
Day 3 : Delhi - Agra
Day 4 : Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur
Day 5 : Jaipur
Day 6 : Jaipur - Goa
Day 7 : Goa
Day 8 : Goa
Day 9 : Goa-Kochi
Day 10 : Kochi-Thekkady
Day 11 : Thekkady-Kumarakom
Day 12 : Kumarakom
Day 13 : Kumarakom - Kottayam - Alappuzha
Day 14 : Alappuzha - Kovalam
Day 15 : Kovalam
Day 16 : Kovalam-Thiruvananthapuram-Delhi
South India Legacy

South India Legacy
(30 Days / 29 Nights)

$ 4819
South India Legacy / PI-0450 (30 Days / 29 Nights)
Mumbai-Bengaluru-Mysore-Chennai-Mamallapuram-Covelong-Puducherry-Tiruchirappalli-Madurai-Thekkady-Munnar-Kumarakom-Alappuzha-Mararikulam-Kovalam-Kollam-Kochi



Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Mumbai - Bengaluru
Day 2 : Bengaluru
Day 3 : Bengaluru - Mysore
Day 4 : Mysore
Day 5 : Mysore - Chennai
Day 6 : Chennai - Mamallapuram
Day 7 : Mamallapuram
Day 8 : Mamallapuram
Day 9 : Covelong - Puducherry
Day 10 : Puducherry - Tiruchirappalli
Day 11 : Tiruchirappalli
Day 12 : Tiruchirappalli-Madurai
Day 13 : Madurai
Day 14 : Madurai-Thekkady
Day 15 : Thekkady
Day 16 : Thekkady-Munnar
Day 17 : Munnar
Day 18 : Munnar - Kumarakom
Day 19 : Kumarakom
Day 20 : Kumarakom - Alappuzha
Day 21 : Alappuzha
Day 22 : Alappuzha - Mararikulam
Day 23 : Mararikulam
Day 24 : Mararikulam
Day 25 : Mararikulam - Kovalam
Day 26 : Kovalam
Day 27 : Kovalam
Day 28 : Kovalam - Kollam
Day 29 : Kollam-Kochi
Day 30 : Kochi
Backwaters and Beaches of Kerala

Backwaters and Beaches of Kerala
(9 Days / 8 Nights)

$ 1613
Backwaters and Beaches of Kerala / PI-069 (9 Days / 8 Nights)
Kochi-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Alappuzha-Kollam-Kovalam-Mumbai

Backwaters of Kerala - the most romantic notion of a tropical country, hold great promises of enchanting holiday options! It has one of the most unique network of lakes, canals and estuaries and deltas of forty-four rivers that drain into the Arabian sea. One of the most exciting things on the backwaters of Kerala is the kettuvallom (a traditional houseboat) the most amazing spectacle in the world. Come, experience this spectacle yourself!!!

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Kochi
Day 2 : Kochi
Day 3 : Kochi-Thekkady
Day 4 : Thekkady-Kumarakom
Day 5 : Kumarakom - Alappuzha - Kollam
Day 6 : Kollam
Day 7 : Kollam - Kovalam
Day 8 : Kovalam
Day 9 : Kovalam-Mumbai
Exclusive South India

Exclusive South India
(15 Days / 14 Nights)

On Request
Exclusive South India / PI-0340 (15 Days / 14 Nights)
Chennai-Bengaluru-Mysore-Ooty-Kochi-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Alappuzha-Kovalam-Mumbai

If your idea of holiday revolves around lazing around on backwaters while indulging yourself in relaxing Ayurvedic massages, then this is the tour for you. Pamper yourself in the palm fringed tranquility of Kerala backwaters with this exclusive South India tour that takes you floating across the paddy fields, viewing azure waters and taking in serene palm forests. You can also spoil yourself to the max in the Kerala spas and experience the exotic birdlife in the Kumarakom bird sanctuary.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Chennai
Day 2 : Chennai
Day 3 : Chennai - Bengaluru
Day 4 : Bengaluru - Mysore
Day 5 : Mysore - Ooty
Day 6 : Ooty
Day 7 : Ooty-Kochi
Day 8 : Kochi-Thekkady
Day 9 : Thekkady-Kumarakom
Day 10 : Kumarakom
Day 11 : Kumarakom - Alappuzha
Day 12 : Alappuzha - Kovalam
Day 13 : Kovalam
Day 14 : Kovalam-Mumbai
Day 15 : Mumbai

Kovalam, India Tours

TOM'S INN
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Kovalam, India
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THE RAJA
3 Star
Kovalam, India
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TURTLE ON THE BEACH
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Kovalam, India
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CHALET RESORTS
1 Star
Kovalam, India
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ABAD HARMONIA AYU...
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Kovalam, India
$ 37
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KADALORAM BEACH R...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
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SAGARA BEACH RESORT
4 Star
Kovalam, India
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SWAGATH HOLIDAY ...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 24
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Soma Palmshore Be...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 110
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UDAY SAMUDRA
4 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 49
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SEA FACE HOTEL
3 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 66
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HOTEL SEAWEED-SEA...
2 Star
Kovalam, India
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HOTEL SAMUDRA
4 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 46
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THE TRAVANCORE HE...
3 Star
Kovalam, India
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VIVANTA by Taj-Ko...
5 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 98
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SOMATHEERAM AYURV...
2.5 Star
Kovalam, India
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THE LEELA KEMP...
5 Star
Kovalam, India
$ 166
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