Kovalam Beach

Kovalam is an internationally far-famed beach with three adjacent crescent beaches. It’s been a favorite haunt of tourists, particularly Europeans, since the 1930. The three outlined beaches in Kovalam are spread in an area of 17 Km. The light house beach or the south beach is most commonly preferred beach by the tourist. Hawah Beach or the Eve’s Beach ranks second as during the early day numerous activities are carried out by fishermen here.

Samudra Beach is the last one unlike others lies separated. Samudra Beach does not have much tourist visits and are often popular among the fishermen. The leisure choices at this beach are numerous. Sunbathing, swimming, special cultural programmes, herbal body massages, boat sailing, catamaran ride and so on. The spell bounding tropical sunset, the diverse leisure activities all together makes kovalam an ideal place to visit. Life on the beach begins late and is carried till the night. The beach includes lots of options like budget cottages, Ayurvedic health resorts, shopping areas; swimming pools; Yoga and Ayurvedic massage centres and so on.

How to Reach

BY ROAD
Frequent bus services are available from Thampanoor Bus Terminal to Kovalam. Just 16 km from Thiruvananthapuram city.

BY AIR
Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, about 10 km.

BY RAIL
Thiruvananthapuram Central, about 16 km, is the nearest railway station.

Shopping Areas

  • SMSM Institute
  • Kairali Handicrafts
  • Sankers Cofee&Tea
  • Sarwaa Shop
  • QRS Mega Mall
  • SreeKaryam Market
  • Essjay Marketing
  • Latika Market
  • Village Fish Market
  • Chalai Bazaar

Main Hotel's

  • Kovalam Beach Hotel
  • The Leela Kovalam Beach
  • Turtle On The Beach
  • Country Spa Wellness Beach Resort
  • KTDC Samudra Kovalam