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Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“nice beach” (4 reviews)
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Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Its a place where you can see unity in diversity and a place to hang around with friends and family and also if no one is there be their alone watching the sun go down from the Samudra Beach area move further up to Kovalam...More

Thank Gopkumar N
Reviewed March 1, 2017

if you want a different type of holiday this is a must fantastic beaches, restaurants and people and the weather helps

Thank karla108
Reviewed February 27, 2017

Some great beaches, lovely little shops and some cool places to eat. Well worth a few hours wandering around but can be annoyed by the hawkers.

Thank FrNeil
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

It's fantastic experience . You can see blue colour see like Goa in Kovalam .. great experience .. pls try once and enjoy the place with family ...

Thank Lalumanji
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Very disappointing had hoped for a lovely beach which was clean and looked after. I live on the Costa Blanca and the beaches in comparison are paradise. Would not recommend Kovalem.

Thank MaureenCowley
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Kovalam has changed in the 25 years since our last visit but it's still a great beach holiday location with loads of Indian culture but enough European convenience. Could be the south of France at times. Sun beds and umbrellas but fresh fruit salad brought...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Kovalam is an excellent choice of destination. Location is awesome and more creditworthy is the excellent attitude of local folks who manage hotels, eating joints, shops etc. Other tourist destination folks can learn a lesson or 2 from these folks on how to deal with...More

Thank Raja_09
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Lighthouse Beach excellent for relaxing. Arabian Sea safe swimming. Kanyakumari close by. Highly recommended

Thank drtjtalloo
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Highly recommend Kovalum if you just want to get away from the madness of busy India. Very quiet and peaceful.

Thank Pranisha108
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

What attracts one most at Kovalam, especially at the Lighthouse beach, is its spectacular view, black silky sand, and the warm waters of the Arabian Sea. We had a great time. Another attraction was the food, especially the sea food roared in a banana leaf...More

Thank Krishnan M
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Kids, Families with children
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  • Address: Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
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