On a visit to Kovalam you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Kovalam. These places are what Kovalam is all about. These must see places in Kovalam will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Lighthouse beach, Kovalam
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This remarkably huge beach is all special significance because of the 35 meter high lighthouse on the Kurumkal hill. Visitors can climb the spiraling staircase inside to the top of the red and white tower and enjoy a spectacular view of the surroundings.
The beach has a number of resorts and restaurants ideal for staying. The beach also has adventu...
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Kovalam beach, Kovalam
Bordered with coconut trees and gentle breeze swaying around as you take a stroll on the Kovalam beach is a reason good enough to be here. With hypnotizing waters safe enough for a great swim or a quick dip, the lip-smacking food available at the number of restaurants on the beach, and matchless Sunset and Sunrise view, Kovalam beach is what you ar...
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Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Beautiful sandy shores, roaring sea and locals chanting and singing in brilliant acoustics, need a better reason to spend your time on Hawa beach! This beach is also known as Eve’s beach and is just opposite to the lighthouse beach. Hawa beach is separated from other beaches by the foreland of Edakkalu. From here, you can get the majestic vie...
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Samudra beach, north to Ashoka beach, Kovalam
Lying to the north of the Ashok Beach, the Samudra Beach at Kovalam in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala, can be accessed only by taking a detour past Kovalam Junction. It is an awesome sight to watch the waves crashing on the rocks below as you walk along the stretch of sea wall here. The water is safe to swim and you can enjoy shopping from t...
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Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala, India
Located seven kilometres away from Kovalam, Vellayani lake is also known as Kochu Kovalam which means little Kovalam. A must-visit for people planning a vacation to Kovalam, Vellayani Lake in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala is a freshwater lake.
Absolutely stunning in the moonlight, the best time to visit the lake is during the Onam festival ...
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Kovalam, 695527, Kerala
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Kovalam’s wide of range of seafood delicacies is seen in its raw form at the city’s fresh fish market. The small city is located close to the Arabian sea and this is where fishing is seen at its best! From fishes to lobsters, crabs and prawns- you can take your pick at the place and if you can cook and love seafood, you will love the fr...
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Karamana River, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Karamana River is the blood line of the city and is even mentioned in ancient scripts and has been the inspiration for many works of literature and music.
The scenic river with its many activities like boating to explore the backwaters, riding elephants or taking a boat ride to Poovar to grab a bite at the floating restaurant, is something you ...
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Thiruvallam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695027
04:30 am - 08:30 pm
One of the major shrines in south India, this temple dates back to 2000 years ago. Dedicated to Parusharama, it is also known as Sri Parasurama Swami Temple.
The temple is protected by the Archeaology department of Kerala. Devotees can take a holy dip in the water to make offerings to the departed souls.
Kovalam Art gallery showcases art works from all over the country. From paintings, to intricately made artefacts- the gallery is perfect to see what is trending in the art world on this side of the globe.
The art gallery showcases exhibitions from local as well as International artists, giving the visitors a world-art ambience. If you love art and ...
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LMS Vellayambalam Rd, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Home to inspirational paintings, artwork and artifacts, the Kovalam Art Gallery is a favourite tourist haunt. Much appreciated, especially by international visitors and artists, the Kovalam Art Gallery is a great place to spend some quality time. Its collection includes bronze idols, ivory carvings, ancient ornaments and a temple chariot. The best ...
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09:00 am - 05:30 pm
With one of the most exotic collections of ornamental fishes and oysters, this aquarium, located close to the Vizhinjam Harbor, is a prominent attraction in the city. There are visual demonstrations of pearl imaging techniques inside. The collection of fishes is elaborate and distinct which showcases the beauty and distinction of the sea-life in th...