Kovalam is extremely majestic place that is Situated 16 kms from the Capital of Kerala is a city with four sandy bays. It is a beach resort known for its 'groove of coconut trees’ meaning. Today, it is emerged as the most glorious tourist attraction in the south part of India.
It was developed as a great tourist spot dotting four sandy beaches which look like a sight of paradise; all the four bays are separated by rocks. The Samudra Beach, Kovalam Beach, Hawa Beach and the light house beach are the natural beauty that catches the attention of the tourists at its first glance. Moreover, it is renowned as most famous place for Ayurvedic massage offering many yoga resorts. Tourists can also enjoy a number of cultural programs that are organized in abundance. One of the main attractions of this town is the catamaran cruise in which one can visit at anytime in the year.
Besides it, Kovalam is a major centre for shopping spotting plenty of shops of handicrafts and spices. There are two statues are very popular at Kovalam beach that are Rose wood and teak wood statues.
As it is earlier said that Kovalam is a beautiful tourist spot we would advise you to visit here during the Monsoon which starts from June to October.
It has two major attractions that are Lighthouse Beach, Backwaters.
Travel within city
Kovalam has a plenty of options for travelling within the city. One can opt for it tourist taxis, rented bikes and buses in order to visit around the popular destination of Kovalam.
Among all other travelling options, the bus services are pretty cheap mode of travel in order to reach all the major destinations and must see places. Deluxe buses are also available for you at bare minimum rates.
Taxi or cabs is another best way to commute throughout the city within your budget. Taxis are considered as a safe mode of travel, thus opting for a taxi during night travel can be a very convenient option.
Occupy a motorbike on rent would be cheap and best option through you can travel anywhere you want at low fare prices.
Eating in Kovalam can be an excellent option to enjoy multi-cuisine at the open-air restaurants. Restaurants in this city remain open till 7:30 am till midnight offering best menus as well as prices, thus tourists can choose the place which appeals to them the most.
For vegetarian food, Suprabhatham comes at first place known for its authentic Keralan cuisines and secluded. Garzia Seafood Center and Beatles are the two places which are famous for funky decor and yummy sea food delights. Spice Village and Cafe Spice Garden services you delicious multi-cuisine options with wide range of cocktails and beverages.