Kovalam, meaning a grove of coconut trees, is a beautiful blend of old Hindu temples, magnificent mosques, big churches and beach resorts. A beach town by the Arabian Sea in Kerala, Kovalam is amongst the most distinguished tourist spots in India. Below listed are a few things to do when in Kovalam.
Beach adventure is one of the most exciting things to do in Kovalam. From parasailing to paragliding, swimming to jet skiing, the Lighthouse Beach offers a number of electrifying adventures. Strike out the experience of thrilling water sports from your bucket list as you indulge yourself in fun events.
Discover the best backwater beach in Kerala:
Bordered by coconut trees that keep swaying against the soft breeze, Kovalam beach is one of the most visited beaches in Kerala by both foreign tourist as well as localites. Adored for its clean water and mouthwatering dishes, this beach offers the best backwaters and is an experience worth every bit.
Visit the Picturesque Beach:
Hawa Beach, also known as Eve’s beach has always been a tourist favorite as it offers a unique and natural aura around. Indulge yourself in soaking in the sun, a walk near the breathtaking coastline and savour the traditional cuisines displayed on the rack near the beach.
Experience the Cultural Event of the Year:
Gramam Village Fair, the cultural event of Kerala is spread over a period of 10 days. A merger of the Kerala culture, tradition, history and art is showcased by artisans who recreate the bygone era. Dance performances, art exhibitions and martial art forms are performed in the evening in the open-air auditorium of Gramam where traditional costumes, cultural food and ethnic artworks are on display.
Relax and Re-energize yourself at Kerala’s legacy
Kerala, famous for its weather and therapeutic massages helps you relax your mind and rejuvenate your body. A number of renowned Ayurveda spa centers in Kovalam pamper your body with signature spas. However, it is always better to check the availability so that you can be sure of your session.
Stay at hotel in the heart of Kovalam:
The Byke Puja Samudra, located in the heart of Kovalam is the only mid-segment Resort on the Beach. Situated at a 10-minute walk from the city center, the resort has the only fine dine Pure Vegetarian Restaurant in Kovalam. Featuring city views and offering luxurious rooms at affordable prices, The Byke Puja Samudra is an ideal resort stay when in Kovalam.