Kovalam Beach, Kovalam

3.4
Kovalam Beach represents a crescent-shaped shoreline that has attracted Europeans since the 1930s. A rocky promontory has created a secluded bay, famous for its calm sea and water sports. Swim, sunbathe, or treat your body to an herbal massage. Many facilities like swimming pools, shopping zones, and yoga centers surround the beach. If you want to learn something about the native culture, visit the local museum, art gallery, or temple. Wear sufficient sunscreen, because the sun can be intense here. Plan to visit Kovalam Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Kovalam attractions using our Kovalam day trip tool.
Create an itinerary including Kovalam Beach
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Kovalam Beach Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
1,611 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • loved the beach. it was the first time i visited kerala and it didnt disappointed. great place, nice people, good food and the lush greenary. it was so great.  more »
  • Stayed at Neelakanta hotel.Directly on the beach. Plenty of restaurants at the beach side. Not all of them have a licence to sell alcohol and expect you to drink from mugs and the beer is...  more »
Places to stay near Kovalam Beach

Plan your trip to Kovalam

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Kovalam

See all ›
3.7
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:1 h 30 min
3.5
Duration:2 h
4.4
Duration:2 h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Kovalam

4.8
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.7
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:30 min

Hidden gems in Kovalam

4.4
Duration:2 h
3.3
Duration:2 h
3.7
Duration:2 h

Kid-friendly things to do in Kovalam

4.3
Duration:2 h

Nature in Kovalam

3.6
Duration:2 h