Kovalam was discovered by the European guests of the then Travancore kingdom in the 1930s as an ideal beach destination for relaxation and is still among the best beaches in Kerala. However, Kovalam shot into limelight in the early seventies with arrivals of the masses of hippies. This exodus started the transformation of a casual fishing village of Kerala into one of the most important tourist destinations in all India.Kovalam has three crescent shaped beaches which are seprated by rocky formations. Shallow waters stretching for hundreds of metres are ideal for swimming.The larger of the beaches is called Light House Beach for its 35 metre high light house which towers over it atop Kurumkal hillock. The second largest one is Hawah Beach named after the topless European women who used to throng there.Ashoka beach & Samudra Beach are also the parts of Kovalam beach.
On arrival at Thiruvananthapuram airport or railway station, our representative will welcome you and transfer to Kovalam (16 km / .5 hrs). Enjoy a free steam bath in the afternoon . Enjoy rest of the day at the Kovalam beach or use the swimming pool in the resort. Overnight stay arranged at the resort in Kovalam.
Enjoy the morning at your leisure and proceed for a full day sightseeing from Kovalam to Trivandrum. Thiruvananthapuram literally means Ananthapuri, "the city of Ananthan", the Thiru (Great/Lord) Ananthan's Puram (City). Ananthan is the king of serpents on whom Padmanabhan or Vishnu reclines. The temple of Anantha, the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is the most religious icon of the city. Other sightseeing places are Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, the name Kuthiramalika means 'palace of horses' derived from the frieze of 122 wooden horses on the exterior walls. Veli Tourist Village is famous for a waterfront park with a wide range of aqua entertainment facilities like fishponds, wading pools and landscaped garden. Shangumugham Beach where one can watch the amazing sunset.Overnight stay at the resort.
Enjoy the morning at your leisure and checkout from the resort after breakfast. We will drop you back for the departure flight back home from Trivandrum for your trip back home, feeling contended about a wonderful short break you spent at God's Own Country like so many of our guests.
The total distance from Trivandrum airport to Kovalam is 13 kilometers and the road passes through .The road conditions can be crowded though on occasion with pedestrians, cattle and local traffic! The activities on this trip are geared for children 12 years old and up.
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