Location : In the south Indian state of
Tourists Attractions : The beach, water sports, the sea food.
Best Hangouts : Ayurvedic massage parlours, yoga centers.
Best Activity : Try the sea foods, available in the
restaurant nearby, also try you hand in water sports.
Nearby Tourist destinations : Trivandrum, Kollam,
Kovalam beach is known as the "Paradise of the South". Kovalam is
just 16 kms away from Trivandrum, Kerala's capital city. Kovalam is
an evergreen and pleasant climatic beach resort. Kovalam is a
dreamland for tourists all over the world. With high rock promontory
and a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a unique
aquarelle on moonlit nights. Kovalam was brought to the public eye
by the Maharaja of Travancore. Over the past three decades, the
place has been well developed, and now figures prominently on the
world tourism map. The warm and clean atmosphere by the coconut
trees and the white sandbed are perfect for relaxing holidays, as
the seabreeze gently plays with the waves.
With composed climate, luring surroundings, azure sea, soft sand and
solacing sun, Kovalam is the perfect destination for the people
looking forward to relaxing and rejuvenating holidays.
Major Tourist Attractions in Kovalam
The Nature Around : The nature around Kovalam is mind blowing.
The coconut groves, the soothing breeze, the murmuring sea, the sun
and the soft sand all adds to the charm of Kovalam, making it a
paradise for the beach lovers.
Activities : Swimming and bathing are very refreshing and
exhilarating in the waves. And if you are not interested in all
this, then just walk around and the gentle breeze blow around will
completely intoxicate you. Ayurvedic massage parlours, yoga centers
and water sport facilities, makes Kovalam a popular haven for
tourists from all over the globe.
Air : Nearest Airport is at Trivandrum (20 kms).
Rail : Nearest rail head is Trivandrum Central. Trivandrum is
connected by rail with many important cities.
Road : Kovalam is connected by road with several tourist
destinations within Kerala and India.
Accommodations are in plenty, ranging form luxury to budget category
hotels and restaurants. They are the pleasant delight for the
epicureans, for the vast menu catering to the taste buds of the
people coming from all around. Besides, the surrounding atmosphere
plays a vital role to hypnotize every single traveler.