Kovalam Beach, Kovalam

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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 .
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  • It's supposed to be the most beautiful beach in Kovalam. There's a lot of them, not just in the daytime, but at night. It's fun to walk through the evening in front of a lot of shops and restaurants.
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  • Lovely clean beach can't relax due to sellers trying to sell , even if you say no , they still come back four five times, if they left you alone , maybe we would stop and look then . Sunbed are 1 rupe...  more »
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