Welcome to Kovalam


About 2km further north, more peaceful Samudra Beach hosts several upmarket resorts.


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Kovalam activities

$65 Day Trips & Excursions

Kovalam to Kanyakumari same day excursion by private vehicle

Places to visit:Vivekananda Rock Memorial: This is a small island where India’s most loved saint Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment, you can feel the spiritual vibes and serenity of the place. It is a blissful experience to simply sit and meditate The sunset and sunrise views from the Vivekananda rock make it one of the best places to visit in Kanyakumari. This place can be easily reached by a regular ferry service (on Direct payment)Thiruvalluvar Statue: This is a place of great cultural significance and one of the most popular Kanyakumari sightseeing places, the 133 feet high statue represents the 133 chapters in the book.Bhagavathy Amman Temple: This is one of the most sacred temples in the country and the reason why the city gets this name.Gandhi Mandapam: This memorial is dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi whose sacred ashes were kept here before being immersed in the sea waterAlso visit kanyakumari Beach, Sun set point, Our lady of Ranson Church.Padmanabhapuram Palace: Teakwood palace is amongst the top kanyakumari sightseeing places. Right from the entrance where an intricately carved jackfruit tree stands witness to its unparalleled beauty, to the stunning interiors adorned with elaborately carved columns, chairs with Chinese carvings and Belgian mirrors, the palace leaves a lasting impression. Later return back to Kovalam and you will be dropped at your Hotel by late evening.

$65 Day Trips & Excursions

Poovar to Kanyakumari excursion by Pvt Vehicle

Today start your day to Kanyakumari, vehicle will be reported by your convenient time at the Hotel. Kanyakumari is the southernmost point of peninsular India and the meeting point of three oceans-the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. Besides its importance as a Hindu pilgrim center, it is famous for its beautiful views of sunrise and sunset over the seas.Places to visit:Vivekananda Rock Memorial: This is a small island where India’s most loved saint Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment, you can feel the spiritual vibes and serenity of the place. It is a blissful experience to simply sit and meditate The sunset and sunrise views from the Vivekananda rock make it one of the best places to visit in Kanyakumari. This place can be easily reached by a regular ferry service (on Direct payment)Thiruvalluvar Statue: This is a place of great cultural significance and one of the most popular Kanyakumari sightseeing places, the 133 feet high statue represents the 133 chapters in the book.Bhagavathy Amman Temple: This is one of the most sacred temples in the country and the reason why the city gets this name.Gandhi Mandapam: This memorial is dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi whose sacred ashes were kept here before being immersed in the sea waterAlso visit kanyakumari Beach, Sun set point, Our lady of Ranson Church.Padmanabhapuram Palace: Teakwood palace is amongst the top kanyakumari sightseeing places. Right from the entrance where an intricately carved jackfruit tree stands witness to its unparalleled beauty, to the stunning interiors adorned with elaborately carved columns, chairs with Chinese carvings and Belgian mirrors, the palace leaves a lasting impression.Later return back to Kovalam and you will be dropped at your Hotel by late evening.   

$610 Weddings & Honeymoons

Honeymoon Packages in India

ID : GL01 6 Nights 7 Days - Honeymoon Tour Package Cochin - Munnar – Thekkady - Houseboat – Kovalam - Trivandrum Day 01 : Arrive Cochin . Meet our tour coordinator and transfer to Munnar. (approx: 4 hours drive). Enroute stop at Cheevapara Waterfalls and Vallara Waterfalls. Reach and check in to the resort. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Munnar. Lush tea plantations, high mountains and low flying clouds are worth watching. Overnight stay in Munnar Day 2: Munnar Morning after breakfast, proceed for sightseeing which includes Eravikulam National Park, Rajamala, Blossom Park, Pallivasal Waterfalls, Kundala Dam, Top Station, Photo Point, Mattupetty Dam, Echo Point, Rose Garden, Tea Museum. Overnight at the resort. Day 3 : Thekkady ( Periyar) Today, morning after breakfast proceed to Thekkady. Thekkady is noted for its scenic beauty and diverse wildlife. Visit Spice plantation and enjoy boating in the Periyar Lake. U may also take an elephant safari. . Overnight at the resort in Thekkady Day 4 : Thekkady – Houseboat Morning after an early breakfast transfer to the houseboat embarkation point. Check in to your exclusive houseboat and cruise through the Vembandu Lake, Pathiramanal Island, R-block, Bird Sanctuary. Overnight stay onboard Day 5: Kovalam After breakfast proceed to Kovalam. Reach and check in to your resort. Relax and enjoy the beach. Overnight stay in Kovalam Day 6 : Kovalam – Trivandrum - Kovalam After breakfast proceed for Trivandrum sightseeing including Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Veli ourist Village, Napier Art Museum etc…. Return to Kovalam for overnight stay Day 7: Cochin/Trivandrum Departure Morning, after breakfast check out from the resort. If time permits, u may proceed for Trivandrum sightseeing. On time transfer to Airport/Railway Station for onward journey. Sevice ends

$115 Day Trips & Excursions

A JOURNEY TO THE SOUTHERN TIP OF INDIA

Our trip starts 0800 hrs daily,from your hotel in Trivandrum or at Kovalam beach.you will be accompanied by a professional english speaking guide with licence and a provided with an air conditioned car with driver. you will be visiting Padmanabhapuram palace,Vivekananda rock,Thiruvallvar statue , Mahatma Gandhi memorial etc. You will also have a cjhance to visit the  temple of Virgin Goddess etc.. Abrief time to shop at the local street shops before we drive back to Trivandrum (aprox. 3 hours)..We will stop for lunch at a local restaurant (on your own expenses). Please note that you must take off your footwears outiside the palace,gandhi memorium and the temple.

$65 Day Trips & Excursions

HOLY COWS,HEALTHY MILK,A LEARNING EXPERIENCE

We will pick you up from Trivandrum city or Kovalam beach hotels by 1230 pm. about 1 hour 30 minutes of driving to JK Farms. WE wil arrive by 2.30 pm. Here you will be met by the farm staff, and after entry formalities we will start our visit. You will be taken through the cattle feed mixing areas,calf feeding area, and then the cattle sheds...you will hear from us about the myths,truths and scientific information on the animal "Cow", then we will visit the milking parlour to see how the high tech machines milk the cows and pack it to take home by machines ,,,without any HUMAN touch on the milk.....!!!!!! You will also visit Keralam's largest Bio Gas generarator, running purely on Gober gas produced from  cow dung..later see the slury being converted to powder. You will also have a chance to see the FARM HOUSE....and taste a traditional milk dessert,at our restaurant before we leave the farm..comeback to the main entrance of the farm, board our cars to return to TrivandrumBy around 730 pm you will reach Trivandrum, you will be dropped at the specific drop off points.

$622 Cultural & Theme Tours

10 Days Classic Kerala Tour

DAY 01 – Arrival Cochin Greeted by our representative at the airport and move to your hotel. Kochi, as it is called now, offers you the best of history and culture anywhere in the state. DAY 02 – Cochin Today you can go for a sightseeing tour of Cochin which include - The Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis Church, the Santa Cruz Basilica, the Dutch Palace, the Spice market and the 15th century Chinese fishing nets believed to have been brought by Chinese traders. In the evening, witness traditional Kathakali dance. DAY 03 – Cochin – Houseboat Drive to Alleppey, embark on your private houseboat and cruise on the Backwaters, a splendid area full of canals, lakes and coves. DAY 04 – Houseboat – Kumarakom Disembark from your houseboat at Kumarakom, slumbers on the banks of the famous Vembanad Lake. The Vembanad Lake with its majestic canals, streams and distributaries along its banks weave an intricate and enchantingly beautiful web. DAY 05 – Kumarakom Day at leisure on the backwaters. DAY 06 – Kumarakom – Periyar Drive to Periyar an area known for its undulating hills, spice plantations, and elephant sightings. One of the 27 tiger reserves in India, the Periyar valley in Thekkady is the oldest. Check into your hotel. Enjoy Spice plantation tour and elephant ride. DAY 07 – Periyar Today you will be enjoying boating into the Periyar Lake to witness the wildlife. DAY 08 – Periyar – Kovalam Drive to Kovalam, one of the most popular beach destinations in Kerala and check into your hotel. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches separated by rocky headlands, of which the southernmost Lighthouse beach is the most famous. DAY 09 – Kovalam Day at leisure on the beach. DAY 10 – Kovalam– Trivandrum – Departure Departure transfer to Trivandrum airport for return flight.