Kovalam will make up with three beaches which is 17 kilometer away from Trivandrum. The busiest is Lighthouse beach to the south, in the evening the old Vizhinjam lighthouse send it,s beam out to sea adding more charm.

Each morning, fishermen launch their boats from Eve beach, always an attraction for tourists. Samudra beach is separated by a promontory, less tourist come here, but for walkers there is a great walk along the sea wall, waves crashing onto the rocks below are an awesome sight.