Kovalam, known as “Paradise of the South” is located in Thiruvananthapuram district in Kerala. It is the most popular beach in Kerala and favourite tourist spot of westerners due to shallow water and low tidal waves. The leisure options like sea bathing, sun bathing, swimming, herbal body massages, cultural programmes and catamaran cruising make this beach exceptional. Kovalam beach is the combination of 3 beaches – Lighthouse beach, Hawah beach and and Samudra beach separated by rocky outcroppings. This beach shore is rich with coconut trees, adding more beauty to its ambience.