The beautiful lighthouse beach in Kovalam

How To Reach Lighthouse Beach In Kovalam

One of the most famous beaches in Kovalam complimented by a magnificent lighthouse
Tourism in Kovalam

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How To Reach Lighthouse Beach In Kovalam

One of the most popular locations in Kovalam, Lighthouse beach is a must visit for travelers. This beach is home to a beautiful lighthouse and also many water related adventure activities. One can also enjoy a unique experience of observing the surrounding area from the top of a lighthouse. Ideal for families, group of friends, adventurers, and honeymooning couples, the Kovalam lighthouse beach offers it all.   

When it comes to the question of how to reach Lighthouse beach in Kovalam, it is fairly simple and that has been a been a boon for visiting tourists for a long time. While getting into Kovalam, the nearest train station is in Thiruvananthapuram which is a mere 16 km from Kovalam and 11 km from Lighthouse Beach specifically. Rickshaws and cabs coming directly to Lighthouse beach itself can be found very easily and are fairly cheap, especially while traveling in a group. There are also buses for this short journey which happen to be so cheap, they are almost free of charge. In Kovalam itself, one of the options for going around is to rent a scooter/bike. 

Kovalam is a fairly tiny village and the roads are small and picturesque. Anyone that loves a bit of adventure should think about exercising this option. Getting to all the attractions like Lighthouse beach then becomes a fairly simple matter. Another perk of going by two wheeler is that two-wheelers do not need to pay the toll. Otherwise, tourist taxis and rickshaws are always around to ferry people around from one attraction to another. Thus, accessing Lighthouse beach and the beauty it offers is extremely simple with multiple options available for tourists.  

DistanceBy AirBy RoadBy TrainBy Sea
Alleppey to KovalamN/A40.0 hours4.0 hours2.0 hoursN/A
Trivandrum to KovalamN/AN/A30.0 hoursN/AN/A

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The activities for the adventurous include swimming, surfing, parasailing and paragliding.

Light house beach is named after the 30 meter high lighthouse here which is the most important feature of this beach. The lighthouse is located towards the southern end of the beach and it's on a cape. 

Mararikulam is connected by rail and has a railway station by the same name. It is also well connected by road. NH 47 passes through S.L.Puram, which is 5 km to the east of Mararikulam and the Nearest airport is Cochin International Airport.

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