Kovalam, a few kilometres away from the ancient city Thiruvananthapuram is known for exotic beaches and hippie culture. In Kerala, the city receives a high influx of tourists every year with the budget Kovalam holiday packages. The shallow water and low tidal waves make it popular among international tourists. One of the oldest tourist enclaves in India, Kovalam beach first came into limelight when the Queen of Travancore decided to get a palace here. The palace-Haylcon Castle is now a famous tourist destination in Kovalam.
The three beaches of Kovalam-Lighthouse Beach in the south, Hawa Beach and Samudra Beach, along the coastline of 17km are now internationally renowned for the breathtaking sceneries and relatively free culture for the foreign tourists especially from Israel and Europe. The cheapest Kovalam holiday packages allow tourists to enjoy the relaxing beaches and rejuvenate before returning back to the hustle-bustle of life.
Apart from these three beaches, Kovalam is also famous for adventure sports such as surfing and boating. The best Kovalam holiday packages let the tourists explore the nearby village and relish the simple lifestyle of the Kovalam people. The tourists also get to experience the beach Yoga, Ayurveda and meditation along with shopping of the local art-objects.