Popularly known as the paradise of the South, Kovalam is home to three of the beautiful beaches which are internationally acclaimed for their spontaneous beauty. The main thing for this beach to become popular among the local as well as foreign tourists in its easier accessibility, cleanliness, delicious culinary delights along the restaurants, affordable stays and interesting leisure time activities. All these things equally amalgamate to draw tourists from around the world. , though it was in the 1970’s when the herds of Hippies visit this place and made it popular among the domestic and international travelers.
Lighthouse Beach: Owing its name to the nearby old aged Vizhinjam Lighthouse which is situated on a stony outcrop, Lighthouse Beach is the most popular and is most frequented by visitors. If you want fun and entertainment than this beach is perfect where you can relish a wide range of activities which includes water sports and lot more.
Hawah Beach: Enriched with stony cape and a pleasant bay of bluish waters, Hawah beach also known as Eve’s Beach is a beehive of activities where fisherman and many other visitors can be seen carrying out their own activities. Alike other beaches this beach is also perfect to carry out fun activities but if you want to have fun in a tranquil ambience, than you must visit this beach.
Samudra Beach: Samudra Beach is less crowded compared to other two beaches and an enormous cape differentiates it from the southern side. It is an ideal beach side for spending a secluded and serene time listening to the roaring waves of the sea and relishing a calm breeze.