Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam

Lighthouse Beach provides the city's largest shoreline, shaded by palms and known for its silver sand. Named after the 30 m (98 ft) high lighthouse located near the southern tip, the beach became a popular tourist attraction, especially attracting water sport enthusiasts. In addition to swimming, thrill seekers can go surfing, parasailing, and paragliding. The area offers upscale resorts and restaurants featuring local seafood dishes. Plan your Lighthouse Beach visit and explore what else you can see and do in Kovalam using our Kovalam holiday builder.
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  • We were staying at a hotel several kilometres away and came down on a Tuck Tuck in the evening to do some gift shopping. This area is very touristy which was fine after several weeks of travelling...  more »
  • The area is run down pavements uneven, sunken and dirty, terrible litter on the beach and everywhere else, cheap clothes shops that are unattractive and poor quality. Sea difficult to swim in as...  more »

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