Kovalam is Kerala's most famousbeach town. Nestled by the cerulean Arabian Sea, the sun-kissed shores fringedby swaying palms and coconut groves lies a half-hour drive, 16 kms from capitalcity Thiruvananthapuram. The popular tourist destination is one of the best honeymoondestinations in Kerala. The beach town is known for its three wonderful beaches– Hawa beach, Lighthouse beach and the Kovalam beach. Besides, the scenicbeauty, Ayurveda massages and water sports activities help in enjoying thebeach bliss.
Kovalam was discovered by thewestern hippies in the 1960s. The fishing village in earlier days has sincebecome one of the most popular beach destinations and a tropical paradise. Relaxed,sun-kissed and free of crowds, Kovalam has it all in becoming the most soughtof beach holiday destinations in India. Families, couples on honeymoon, backpackers,leisure seekers or anyone seeking a beach getaway, Kovalam suits all! The beach resorts and accommodation has a majorrole in making the visitors feel right at home. There are expansive lavish lodgingsthat offer a comfortable stay with a whole range of amenities.
Not just confined to relaxing,the amazing beaches of Kovalam are also known for adventurous sports, Ayurvedamassages and more. The thrilling activities includes swimming, diving,parasailing, wind surfing and many more. The blissful waters are thronged by adventurelovers in search of a rush of adrenalin. The Ayurveda resorts along the beachesare the perfect respite to relax and feel rejuvenated. Choose from numerouspackages, the apt one fitting your need and budget. The ancient practice ofhealth and wellness is said to provide holistic solutions for the body, mindand soul. Pamper yourself with Ayurveda therapy while enjoying the beautiful scenery.In addition, Kovalam is known for the many amazing seaside eateries serving afusion of Indian and continental food, itinerant hawkers, fast food vendors,pubs etc. Shopping too is a pleasure as one can find great bargains of handicrafts,and more.