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Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam

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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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Lighthouse Beach by using our Kovalam trip itinerary planner.
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  • The beach area just below Light House was called Light House Beach ,which was the most beautiful of Kovalm beaches having clean water, white sand, scenic views suitable for swimming and other activiti...  more »
  • As we had travelled in the off season the beach was very quiet but, unfortunately the sea was very rough during our visit  more »
  • This beach is beautiful and clean.There are red flags, beyond which is it not advisable to go, as the sea is rough and waves can pull one in when there is a low tide. But one can have a nice time just...  more »
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  • Excellent beach. You want to take a mud bath this is the awesome place with medicinal properties. Checkout some good spas here.
  • One of the finest beaches situated southern side below light house, small and beautiful having crystal clear water suitable for swimming and other adventurous activities enthralling cold breeze along with fun,sea food specialties and shopping facilities..
  • Awesome is the only word for this place. Crystal clear water, scenic view. If you plan to visit Trivandrum, don't miss this beach. We also went to the top of the light House, just amazing. We loved it.
  • Awesome place. clean and tidy. a lot of shops and restaurants. extremely costly though.
  • It was one of the beautiful beaches in the country.Was calm,clean,safe and refreshing.And don't miss the breathtaking views from the top of the Light House.