Kovalam TourismAbout Kovalam Palm Fringed Beaches, crystal blue water of the arabian sea and some rocky hills with beautiful resorts on top, Kovalam is probably the most beautiful beach in Kerala, rather in India. Located just 18 km south to the capital city thiruvananthapuram, this coastal town offers long stretches of shallow waters, ideal for swimming. Kovalam tourism attracts a good number of people to Kerala. Low tidal waves make Kovalam one of the most favorite beaches of westerners in India. Though the beach came to notice once her highness the queen of travancore maharani sethu lakshmi bai built her private residence haylcon castle here in the 1930s. However, it was only in the 1970s that the government of Kerala made Kovalam one of the most prominent places in Kerala tourism and promoted it as a popular tourist destination. Places to visit in Kovalam : Lighthouse Beach : The striped
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How to Reach
- By Air : Located at a distance of about 15 kilometres, the Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport to Kovalam.
- By Bus : Buses are the most economical way to reach Kovalam. Kovalam is well-connected to Trivandrum and other nearby major cities by city bus services.
- By Train : The Trivandrum Central railway station, located about 15 kilometres from Kovalam, is the nearest railway station to Kovalam.