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Kovalam area provides an excellent wide range with local Kovalam
seaside to match all amazing wishes and events. However, the kovalam
beach history is very different in its terms. In addition, three bend
formed seashores, alienated by stony outcroppings, from the
significant fascination of this seaside hotel. All Supported by
precipitously increasing headlands and protected by rich grape hands,
the seashores, especially the most southern part of lighthouse
seaside. However, it is protected with a wide range of stores and
shacks providing all types of services; developing a unique hotel
environment. Curio stores, hawkers of traditional Kashmiri and popular
Tibetan products, moneychangers and beachwear stores, and between the
excess of dining places and hotels, visitors can do quick business
during optimum vacationer period. It is the best thing about kovalam
is in Trivandrum (11kms) away.
Trivandrum Railway Station
is nearest rail station and well connected to all major cities in India.
Kovalam is well
connected to all major towns in Kerala.
The light house is also known in names like Vizhinjam lighthouse or
Vilinjam light house as per in records. Snaps from inside the
lighthouse taken during some leisure picnic trips. The lighthouse is
an active one and the huge tall structure is open everyday by late
afternoons. Painted in red and white bands the tower stands tall in a
height of 36m or 118 feet.
It was built in 1932 in the princely state of Travancore, in the
modern day state of Kerala, India. It was constructed by M.R.Ry Sri
Rama Varma Valiya Koil Thampuran, the consort of H.H. Maharani Sethu
Lakshmi Bayi, as a retreat for their family. In 1964 the entire
property was sold to the Government of Kerala by the Valiya Koil
Thampuran, and has since been converted into a deluxe hotel.
Parashurama is the sixth avatar of Vishnu and belongs to the Second
Age, and is the son of a Brahmin father Jamadagni and mother Renuka in
Hindu mythology. He is considered one of the seven immortal (Chiranjivi)
humans. He received an axe after undertaking a terrible penance to
please Shiva, from whom he learned the methods of warfare and other
skills. He fought back the advancing seas thus saving the lands of
Konkan and Malabar.
the Hawa beach ,known to be as “one of the best tourist Attraction
place“. Here, the tourist feel like heaven on earth while visit here
and seeing sunset in the entire splendor. Here , Tourist can see the
Standard living of the fishermen . Here , tourist get enjoy with palm
groves stretched into a fencing around a boundary.
Karamana river is a river flowing through the Thiruvananthapuram city
(also known as Trivandrum), Kerala, India. The river starts from the
southern tip of the Western Ghats at Agastyar Koodam. The river flows
68 km westward and merges into the Arabian Sea at Panathura area near
Kovalam. The river gets its name from Karamana, a suburb of Trivandrum
city, through which it flows.
Vellayani Lake is a fresh water lake, which is located in the
Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. Covering an area of 7.5 sq km,
this lake is the largest freshwater lake in Thiruvananthapuram
District. Many people visit this lake during moonlit nights.
Vellayani Lake attracts large number of tourists during Onam, when the
boat race is held in the lake. Located about 7 km away from Kovalam,
this lake can be reached by hiring country boats from Kovalam Beach.
Vizhinjam Fishing Harbor
Vizhinjam Beach was originally a commercial centre for the Europeans,
Portuguese and the Dutch, who used to trade with the native kings.
This beach is situated 4.7 km away from Kovalam, in the coastal town
of Vizhinjam. Vizhinjam Beach serves as a major sea port area. The
area around the beach is dotted with several Ayurvedic treatment
centres, where Ayurvedic massages and treatments are available.
hh - heritage hotel ; ph -
palace hotel ; bh - boutique hotel ; gh - guest house ; hs - home stay
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