Kovalam Beach Resort - Kerala
Kovalam Beach has craft and carpet shops (usually of Tibetan, Kashmiri and Rajasthani origin), clothing stores book exchanges, general stores, travel agencies, and even yoga schools. Beach vendors sell batik lungis (sarongs), beach mats, sun-glasses and leaf paintings.
The closest airport from Kovalam is around 16 km away in Thiruvanantpuram. Pre paid taxis are available to fetch you to Kovalam.
The nearest railway station from Kovalam is Trivandrum Central which is 13 km away. Taxis are available to transfer you to Kovalam.
Kovalam is on NH47 Bypass, actually 13 km from NH-47 which runs from Salem to Kanyakumari via Palakkad, Thrissur, Ernakulam, Allepey, Kollam and Trivandrum. Buses from the KSRTC Bus Stand in Kovalam run every fifteen minutes to Trivandrum.