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Kerala Tour Destination

KOVALAM

KOVALAM

KOVALAM

Tourist Attractions

Kovalam has three beaches separated by rocky outcroppings in its 17 km coastline, the three together form the famous crescent of the Kovalam beach
 
Lighthouse Beach
 
Lighthouse-Beach
 
The southernmost beach, the Lighthouse Beach is the one most frequented by tourists, Lighthouse Beach got its name due to the old Vizhinjam Lighthouse located on a 35 meter high on top of the Kurumkal hillock. The lighthouse is built using stones is colored in red and white bands and enjoys a height of 118 feet. It's intermittent beams at night render the beach with an unearthly charm
 
Hawa Beach
 
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Eve’s Beach, more commonly known as Hawa Beach, ranks second, in the early day, is a beehive of activities with fishermen setting out for sea. With a high rock promontory and a calm bay of blue waters, this beach paradise creates a unique aquarelle on moonlit nights.
 
Samudra Beach
 
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A large promontory separates this part from the southern side. Samudra Beach doesn't have tourists thronging there or hectic business. The local fishermen ply their trade on this part.
 
Poovar Backwater
 
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Poovar is a small coastal village in the Trivandrum district of Kerala . This village has a beautiful beach which attracts tourists. Poovar is one among the natural wonders where the Lake, River, Sea and Beach meet the land. It is famous for backwaters. Travelers get  backwater cruise by motor boat.
 
 
 
 
 

How To Reach

By Air
Trivandrum international Airport- 15  km from the Kovalam

By Train
 Railway station – Thiruvanathapuram  Central Railway Station
 
By Bus
The most inexpensive way to get to Kovalam from nearby cities like Trivandrum  and Kanyakumari are the government or private run buses.

Distance

  • Kanyakumari: 82 km
  • Trivandrum: 10 km
  • Varkkala: 55 km
  • Kollam:75 km
  • Alleppey:160km
  • Cochin: 210 km
  • Munnar: 310 km
  • Thekkady: 220 km
  • Wayanad:470 km

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