Kovalam beach, one of best beaches in Kerala, is famous for its New Year celebrations, deepstrong massages, (ancient medicine) treatments, (lying in the sun) fests, and water sports likeparasailing. It has a crescent shaped (land next to a body of water) which is always buzzing withactivities. People from different countries, cultures, and states come together and add to thebeauty of the place.
Popular tourist attractions: Lighthouse Beach , Hawah Beach, The Lighthouse, Samudra Beach, Thiruvallam Parasurama Temple, Vizhinjam Marine Fish tank, Peaceful and calm Castle, AkkulamLake, Vizhinjam Fishing Safe place (for boats), Kovalam Jama Masjid, Vellayani Lake, KaramanaRiver, Aruvikkara, Rock Cut Caves, and Valiathura Pier.
Best time to visit: September to May
Nearest airport: Trivandrum International Airport is mere 15 km away.
Nearest railway station: Trivandrum Railway Station is just 14 km away.