Know About splendid and eventful Beach Holiday at Covelong Beach – Tamil Nadu Beaches

Covelong beach , one of the finest and picture perfect scenic beach of Coromandel coast in south India. Covelong beach is the delight of beach lovers and renowned for peace and tranquility under the swaying palms.

The perfect combination of sun, sand and sea resulting as the fascinating beach destination Covelong beach in the southern state of Tamil Nadu.  Covelong beach is located just 40 odd km away from the state capital city Chennai.

Visitors with a bit more adventurous nature will find windsurfing and other water sports offered by Covelong beach matching with their attitude.

Covelong beach tour is much more than a normal beach holiday as Mahabalipuram monuments  [one of the World Heritage sites in the country], ruins of ancient Dutch fort and many historic monuments such as churches & mosques are situated in close vicinity of Covelong beach, so there are ample place for looking at the glorious and historic past.

Covelong beach is ideal spot for sunbathing and enjoying fishing expeditions. In the recent time Covelong beach has become as family picnic spot and destination of weekend beach holidays for the Chennai citizens.


Vital Tourist Information : Covelong Beach

Location :
Covelong beach is located on the Chennai Mahabalipuram highway in a fishing village Covelong.


Near By City : Chennai


State : Tamil Nadu [India]


Famous as / For :
Water Sports - World Heritage Site


Weather & Climate :
Hot & Humid through out the year.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 37°C Min. 21° C
Winter : Max. 32° C Min. 20° C


Best Time to Visit :
Best time to visit Covelong beach is the months of November to February.


Spoken Languages :
Tamil - English - Hindi


Dining / Food Facility :
Dinning here is dominated by south Indian snacks but ample stalls / hotels are there offering delicious & world class vegetarian and non vegetarian cuisines.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Traditional South Indian Craft items are the most suitable articles to take back home as the tour souvenir.


Basic Travel Info :
Buses and taxies are the most popular way of reaching Covelong beach from Chennai and other nearby cities.


Beach Activities :
Beach Walk - Fishing - Swimming - Water Sports


Travel Tips :
Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation has constructed a beach resort for the comforts of tourist at Covelong beach. Rooms can be booked from Chennai office also.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Mahabalipuram monuments, ruins of ancient Dutch fort and many historic monuments such as churches & mosques are the near by tourist attraction on Covelong Beach holiday in Tamil Nadu.


How To Reach Covelong Beach Tamil Nadu [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Chennai city have two railway stations namely Chennai Central and Egmore and connected with all major travel destinations of the country by wide range of rail network and number of regular express and super fast trains.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Chennai have very excellent and effective web of roads. Regular bus service is there for and from various cities in the state and nearby inter state destinations.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Chennai city have Kamaraj Domestic Airport and the Anna International Airport situated at Tirusulam, about 20 km from the city heart and have regular flights.