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.