Kovalam is one of the most beautiful beach in kerala , located around 18 km south of the Trivandrum city. Kovalam has three curve-shaped beaches separated by rocky outcroppings. The three together form the famous crescent of the Kovalam beach. These three beaches are Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach,Samudra Beach etc. There are a large number of beach resorts and ayurveda resorts in and around Kovalam. The northern side of the Kovalam beach is known as Samudra beach. This is separated from other beaches by disjointed rockes
Paragliding is an adventurous activity in whole world. This can be experienced in the cliff of varkala beach. The paragliding expert, a french guy mr orel is the pilot. He will accompany with you on your journey to the sky. He is the pilot and he is ready to take you into a safe zone flight. The greatest attraction is as compared to other places, varkala cliff offers small price. For a 15 to 20 mins flight only cost rs 3500. More than the price, the experience of that journey is something beyondu words. You will fly over the beach and the shore and above all in this ultimate thrill ride. TIMING 12.30 pm to 5.30 pm (subjected to weather conditions)
Surfing is a main attraction in Varkala Beach, Many businesses in Varkala provides surfing boards and surfing classes to tourists.