Kovalam, which is Malayalam for ‘Grove of coconut trees’ is located by the Arabian Sea in the Indian state of Kerala, and is known for its amazing beaches. As the name suggests, the city is characterized by its endless rows of coconut trees and is often called the ‘Paradise of the South’. Poovar is a popular tourist town in the Trivandrum district of Kerala state, South India. This village is almost at the southern tip of Trivandrum while the next village, Pozhiyoor, marks the end of Kerala.
What is included in the tour
- Local sightseeing by private Coach
- Buffet Breakfast
- Buffet Dinner
- Sight Seeing as per the Programme
- Stay at Deluxe hotels
- Ferry Ride,
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any Expenses of Personal Nature
- General entry fees
- Sightseeing or Activities not mentioned in the package
- Specialised, tailor made itineraries based on your requirements.
- More than 18 years of experience.
- Expert destination managers for each destination.
- Round the clock customer support.
Check In into the hotel and freshen up. Visit Karamana River –starting near the Western Ghats, flowing into the Arabian Sea, the Karamana River is one of the major rivers in Trivandrum with two dams built on it. The river is one of the best places to visit in Kovalam to experience the fruits of nature that Kerala has been blessed with. Then visit Vellayani Lake - The Largest freshwater lake in Trivandrum, the Vellayani Lake is another amazing picnic spot in Kovalam. The water in the lake is amazingly calm and crystal clear. The lake is best viewed during a moonlit night or during the annual boat race during the festival of Onam. After Lunch,visit Valiyathura Pier - is a 214 meter long pier located at the ancient port of Valiyathura and is another serene and relaxing beach location near Kovalam. The pier was used by fishermen during the high tide and is now a famous spot for angling and photography. Free time for Shopping. Back to the Hotel, night halt at Kovalam.
After freshen up & Breakfast visit Lighthouse Beach - As the name suggests, the Lighthouse beach is characterized by its 35 meter tall Lighthouse and is one of the major tourist hotspots in the city. The beach is the largest of the 3 beaches in Kovalam and is frequented mostly by the foreign tourists due to it being more developed. The Lighthouse is placed atop a hillock called the Karumkal Hill and can be easily reached by foot. Visit Hawah Beach - Quiet interestingly, the Hawah Beach was named during the time when it got famous as the 1st and only topless beach India. The name Hawah translates to ‘the wind’ and is a pun on the topless European women that used to roam on the beach. Lunch. Visit Edakallu - A famous spot on the shore, Edakalluis placed right between the Hawah beach and the Lighthouse beach. It is a sunset seeing spot that is frequented by numerous shutterbugs and sight seers. The sunset witnessed here is a breathtaking sight like no other. Back to the hotel & Dinner. Night halt at Kovalam.
After freshen up, breakfast & check out. Visit Vizhinjam Village -Located at a short distance of 3 kilometres, the Vizhinjam Village is one of most famous Ayurvedic centers in Kovalam. The roots of the village go back to the 7th and the 11th century. The village is famous for its ayurvedic centers; rock cut temples, beaches and fishing harbours. Departure to Poovar Island Resort - Enveloped in serene Kerala backwaters, flanked by the Arabian Sea on the East and the majestic towering Ghats to the West, opening out to the ocean and a dream golden beach, Poovar Island Resort is a tropical paradise. Swaying coconut palms, endless golden sands, the ultramarine of the ocean, emerald backwaters, crimson sunsets and lush green vegetation create a magical ambience around you. Our distinctive Kerala resort is the ideal remote getaway location for a quiet holiday in spectacular natural surroundings. You can choose between floating cottages and land cottages for accommodation at our charming Kerala ayurveda resort and enjoy a boat cruise along the palm-fringed shores of bewitching backwaters. Spend your time with the activities in the resort. Night halt at the resort.
Freshen up, Breakfast & check out from resort. Departure.