Kovalam Resorts Guide with Site Seeing Tour Packages

Kovalam Resorts Guide with Site Seeing Tour Packages - Destination Overview
  • Package Prices
    13,000/- Per Couple
  • Location: kerala,India -
  • Nearest Airport: Trivandrum International Airport
  • Nearest Train Station: Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station
  • Season to Visit: The best time to visit Kovalam is from December to February. Since Kovalam is a beach town, the summers are hot and humid and sunlight in the summers might make the sea bathing and beach walks unpleasant.

Kovalam Tour Package Overview:

Kovalam is situated 16 km away from the state capital Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), it is a best beach of South India and favourite haunt of tourists, especially Europeans. Kovalam beach is known for its clean and bizarre beaches lined with glittering sand and tall light houses. It's divided into two main beaches namely the Eve's beach and the Lighthouse beach. It offers the best facilities to its beach lovers like swimming, Ayurvedic massages, sunbathing, and many other options. There are some other site seeing also in kovalam i.e. Light House, Halcyon Castle, Hawa Beach, Karamana River, Vellayani Lake, Chowara etc. This 3 days package make a memorable holiday with us by whole Kovalam with family, friends and loved once.


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2 Nights / 3 Days Package Rates & Dates

Package Category Hotel Meal Plan Cost of Package Per Couple
Standard Hotel Thushara CP Rs.13,000
Delux Soma Palmshore Beach Resort CP Rs.18,000
Luxury Turtle on The Beach CP Rs.27,000

Package Inclusion:

  • 2 Nights Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • AC Taxi
  • Toll Tax, Parking charges

Package Exclusion:

  • Extra and personal meals/Beverages.
  • Airfare/Train fare from the city you are visiting. Can be arranged on request.
  • Personal transportation not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses such as Tips, insurance, beverages, mineral water, telephone charges etc.
  • Other adventure sports.
  • Services not mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Expenses caused by the factors like rail and flight delays, road blocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances, etc.

Kovalam Tour Package: Itinerary

Day 1 : Trivandrum - Kovalam (16 km / 30 min)

Arrival at Trivandrum Airport/ railway station. Meeting with fresh garlands and transfer to Kovalamwhich is located around 16 km from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)Kovalam is a beach town on the Arabian Sea in Kerala. Kovalam has three crescent shaped beaches separated by rocky outcroppings. The shallow waters stretching for hundreds of metres are ideal for swimming. Kovalam was among the most prominent tourist spots in India during the hippy era. It still has a high status among tourists, who arrive mostly from Europe and Israel. Enjoy the day at Kovalam Beach. Overnight at Kovalam

Day 2 : Kovalam

After Breakfast you will visit for site seeing of Kovalam i.e. Halcyon Castle, Pazhasurama Temple, Hawa Beach, Kovalam Mazjid, Vellayani Lake Chowara and In the evening visit Light House. Overnight at Kovalam.

Day 3 : Kovalam Departure

Early morning before transfer to Trivandrum you will visit Karamana River then drop you at Trivandrum airport/ railway station for your flight / train back home.


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How to Reach Kovalam

By Air - The nearest airport to reach Kovalam Beach is at Trivandrum which is popular as Thiruvananthapuram International Airport. It is at the distance of 20 km from the beach and one of the easiest ways to reach Kovalam by air.

By Rail - The nearest rail head to reach Kovalam is the Trivandrum Central Railway Station. This railhead connects Kovalam to several major cities of India.

By Road - There are regular buses available from Trivandrum to reach Kovalam and the bus fares are quite low.

So, if you wanna spend a pleasant holiday with your family and loved ones, book your holiday packages from Tour My India and explore the natural beauty of Kovalam beach.

Tourist Attractions in and around Kovalam Beach

If you are in Kovalam and haven't explored the nearest tourist attractions, then you have definitely missed out something over here as there are plenty of sightseeing places where you can spend some quality time with your dear ones.

The Lighthouse: Situated at local Kurumkal area, this renowned Lighthouse building is just close to the sea. It's a thirty-five gauge high framework, coloured in white and red. It remains open for visitors and offers incredible options of the lighthouse seashore, during Eve's seaside and its atmosphere.

Karamana Stream and Boating : Located just around 12 miles far from the Kovalam, this stream passes through the road at the local area of Thiruvallam. While on right bank side of the stream, there is Thiruvallam vessel club that offers cruise trips, windsurfing, and local kayak trips. Thus, you can explore various places near Kovalam beach.

Vellayani Lake: Situated just 7 miles far from Kovalam, it's a beautiful pond that looks more stunning in the moonlight. This lake is famous for its Onam event, which is one of the famous vessel competition held every year.

Valiyathura Pier : Just around 10 miles from the Kovalam, this is another major tourist attraction that shows extremely Big Fort. Fishing is one of the popular activities here.

Edakallu : It is a famous sundown watching spot that can be seen between the Lighthouse Beach and the Eve's Beach. It's an amazing combination of the lemon and red sun forming in the skyline with astonishing latest styles in the sky. It's the perfect point to capture the images of unlike styles of the heavenly sky.

Kovalam Art Gallery: It's one of the favourite tourist haunt that showcase relics and traditional artworks. The artwork in this collection includes historical native Indian artwork that is connected to the Sanskrit lifestyles. It's a home to inspirational painting and artifacts that are much valued by international visitors and artists as well.

Thiruvallam Parashurama Temple : It's a holy temple and located just around 12 miles from the popular Kovalam. It's a very old temple, which is situated at the local banks of popular Karamana Stream.


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Things to Do on Kovalam Beach

Have you ever thought to enjoy romantic moments and adventure activities all together at one place? Yes, Kovalam beach is the major attraction that offers everything what you dreaming for. One who really wants to experience adventure or other leisure activities must visit here and have a pleasurable day.

Some popular activities that you should try here are:

Adventure water Sports- There are plenty of thrilling water activities like surfing, swimming and motor boat rides that one can try once. Apart from all of these, you can also enjoy sunbathing, beautiful view of dawn and dusk, and many more.

Ayurveda Health and Wellness Centre- You can visit this centre and take the pleasure of body massages as it helps to treat all type of health problems. So, thousands of tourists flock this place to get relief from any type of health issues. The massage given over here is quite relaxing and lessens stress 7 pain from the body & mind as well. So, you can spend some time over here to make your day refreshing.

Shopping- You can also try shopping behind the beachfront stores where different kinds of handicrafts items, clothing, trinkets, etc., are available at reasonable cost.

Nightlife in Kovalam

Nightlife in Kovalam is extremely superb and full of excitement as it revolves around the many bars and restaurants. There are huge varieties of cuisines on offer. The beachfront is the wonderful spot to have delicious food at reasonable cost. Kovalam is exuberant in social entertainments and offers the exclusive chance to enhance you by experiencing a local Kathakali performance complied by a basic food in any of the eateries and circular of beverages.

However, the Kovalam seacoast is covered with plenty of cafes and dining places, where you can spend a fun time. Also, there are some famous bars that have live music to brighten travellers or the periodic seashore events. So just watch out for flyers sent along the beachfront.


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Fairs and Festivals in Kovalam

One of the most special and exciting part of this place is fairs and festivals which captivate visitors from all across the world. So, you must not forget to experience the best cultures of the world at Kovalam. This place is quite appreciated due to its uniqueness and excellent culture that highlight in the festivals and fairs held in Kovalam. So, if you wanna take pleasure of these cultural festivals, then you must visit during the festive seasons as it would be the best time for you. The main festivals of Kovalam begin from January and ends in March.

So, come and be a part of the popular fairs and festivals of Kovalam like Village Fair, The Elephant Festival, Food Festival, Nishagandhi Dance Festival, and Swati Thirunal Music Festival, etc.

Hotels in Thiruvananthapuram

Hotel Thushara: (13000) Welcome to Hotel Thushara . Kerala is a narrow, fertile strip of green magic on the south-west coast of India. It’s tropical climate, beautiful palm-fringed beaches with pristine stretches of sand, serenity of the backwaters and the clear blue Arabian Sea, colorful festivals, sprawling rice fields, coupled with the rich cultural heritage, Ayurvedic spas and resorts, where traditional healing therapies are practiced and the opportunity for relaxation, and water sports make Kerala one of the most beautiful all season destinations in India. Kerala enjoys the best tourist season from August - March.

Soma Palmshore Beach Resort: (18000) Located at the Kovalam Light House Beach in Kerala, which is popular world-over for its palm fringed beach, the sun, the sand and the surf, Soma Palmshore offers you much more than just a beach vacation. A comfortable stay, a delightful cuisine, the rejuvenating experience of Ayurveda, the soothing effect of Yoga, an experience of the local tradition and culture…and much more!

Turtle on The Beach: (27000) Indulge in a stylish boutique experience at a beach destination- Kovalam, one of the best-known destinations in India, has the bohemian vibe of a beach combined with a tranquility typical of Kerala; a grand vista in a peaceful surrounds.

The strikingly-designed Turtle on the Beach, facing Eve’s beach, captures this blend perfectly; starting with the traditional vermillion welcome as you enter.The ethos of this boutique hotel is unmistakable. The stylish, Zen-like lounge, which looks on the sea from a height, sets the stage for your stay. All the rooms here are sea-facing.Wipe the tropical humidity from your face with the cool towels provided, sit with the arty Buddhas on the wooden benches and join them in listening to the sounds of the sea.