Kovalam is one of natural beautiful beaches of the world. The high rock hills jutting into sea,has created a natural has created a natural bay of calm waters for sea bath and the beautiful for sunbath. A sheet of Silvery sand curves into and arc that is bordered on the one side by azure blue water and on the other side by a never ending spread of green palmgroves. It consist of adjacent crescent beaches. The southernmost, known as the lighthouse beach, is the most popular.Kovalam offers accommodation options to suite all budgets.
Kovalam has three beaches separated by rocky outcroppings
- Lighthouse beach This is the southernmost beach having most number of tourists are visiting. The beach gets its name from Vizhinjam Lighthouse located on a 35 meter high on top a hillock. The lighthouse itself is a beauty constructed in red and white stones and is 118 meters high. If you are visiting here, be sure to make a trip to the lighthouse.The view from the lighthouse is breathtaking.
- Hawah Beach
Eve’s Beach, more commonly known as Hawa Beach, ranks second in the beginning is a hive of activities with fishermen moving to the sea. With a high rocky promontory and a calm bay of blue waters, This beach paradise creates a unique watercolor on the moon nights.
- Samudra beach
A large projection separates this part of the south. Samudra Beach, not tourists or hectic bustle of business. Local fishermen ply their trade in this part.