This popular tourist destination spot is renowned for the huge fishing activities organised here and many locals take up fishing as their profession too. The village is blessing for eyes as there are manypicturesquelandscapesalong with many serene views found here. The region is also very much famous for the beaches with golden sand to visit during thesunsets along with manymarine aquariumsincluding the Vizhinjam aquarium that will win your heart completely.
The Poovar beach
The city’s one of the main attractions that you will find is the Poovar beach. The clear soft sand touching your feetwith the refreshing cool breeze flowing towards you and the view of the glittery water is all you want to make your trip satisfying. There are many local stalls available to shop fromand along with that you will come across the food stalls selling one of the finest snacks of Kerala. This stunning beach is a must to add in your bucket list.
The Thirparappu Falls
This manmade waterfall is located in midst nature’s beauty and falls from a height of 50 feet. As many children love the waterfall it is one of the highest visited tourist spots in Kerala and also trekkers do love the place always. The falls are made for nature lovers as thick green blankets surround it and theTirparappu Falls are a perfect picnic spot to spend a nice sunny day with the cool water. Many worshippers also visit the place as there is a Hindu shrine dedicated to lord Shiva present here.
The coastal town is famous for its clean beaches and many resortsfacing them. The city is also famous for the ayurvedic medicinal treatments provided here along with the special massage treatment. The treatment also includes yoga clubs and the shops which provideenrichedmedicinal herbs grown here. The spices grown here are too famous. The Kovalam beach attracts manytourists as it has some amazing views that you will find in any other beach. There are huge bazars organised here for you to shop the special local handicrafts created andwooden statues which are worldwide famous to decorate your home or give as a gift.