Know About splendid and eventful Beach Holiday at Kovalam Beach – Kerala Beaches

Malabar coast Kovalam beach is renowned for the water sports and most ideal for kayaking, swimming, surfing and skiing. Surely on the list of beach hangouts of the country, sandy and coconut palms dotted Kovalam will be placed at the top.

Eventually Kovalam beach is fusion of three small successive beaches, Lighthouse Beach, where the most of travelers visit, the middle part is Hawah, one which is used by the local fishermen and the last part Samudra, which is least affected by huge tourism traffic beach attracts.

Shallow blue water and tropical sun of  Kovalam beach are tempting for swimming [ though Kovalam beach is not perfect swim safe beach] and sun bath whereas as the extended sandy shore appears inviting for long romantic and leisure walks and talks or go for meditation by practicing yoga.


Vital Tourist Information : Kovalam Beach

Location :
Kovalam beach is located in between city heart [15 km] and airport [10km] of Tirvandrum at walking distance from Kovalam village.


Near By City : Tirvandrum


State : Kerala [India]


Famous as / For :
Water Sports - Beach Activities - Sea Food


Weather & Climate :
Tirvandrum experiences tropical climate.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 36ºC Min. 20ºC
Winter : Max. 35ºC Min. 18ºC


Best Time to Visit :
Kovalam beach have tourist season extended for the entire year, though this will good enough if you can avoid rainy months.


Spoken Languages :
Malayalam - Tamil - English - Hindi


Dining / Food Facility :
Kovalam beach offers high class sea food variety including lobsters along with delicious vegetarian cuisines.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Traditional handicrafts of Kerala are products to buy here as the tour souvenir.


Basic Travel Info :
City Buses ply regularly between city and Kovalam village. Taxies and vehicles are also there for hiring by tourists.


Beach Activities :
Backwater cruise - Romantic & Leisure walks - Sea Food - Swimming - Water sports


Travel Tips :
Tourist are advised to follow the security instruction while swimming here because Kovalam beach is not perfect safe for swimming due to under water currents.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
What to See on Trivandrum Tour
Tourist Spots : Akkulam Boat Club - Anchuthengu fort - Aruvikkara Dam - Kovalam Beach - Koyikkal Palace - Peppara - Shankgumugham Beach - The Napier Museum - Zoological park
Religious Places : Mahadeva Temple - Padmanabhaswamy Temple


How To Reach Kovalam Beach Kerala [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Tirvandrum is important rail halt on trains of south India. Direct trains are available from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and many other cities for train journey to Tirvandrum.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Visitors can reach Tirvandrum by road travel from various cities of state. Inter state bus service is also operational for adjoining states.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Tirvandrum have an international airport hardly 5 km from the city heart so it is quite easy to reach here by air travel.