Country Vacations members can visit and enjoy one of the best beaches in the world. It is none other than Kovalam. It is located on the Malabar Coast along the Kerala shore line is a small village. This sleepy town suddenly came on the tourist map when its fabulous beaches were discovered. Kovalam shot into limelight in the early seventies with arrivals of the masses of hippies. That started the transformation of a casual fishing village of Kerala into one of the most important tourist destinations in the world. Understanding this factor, Country Vacations came up with an excellent property for its members. Kovalam means a grove of coconut trees. It is also known as paradise of South India. Kovalam is famous for the beaches, which attracts the rich and famous, who come here in private planes. It has four beaches Samudra Beach, Ashoka Beach, Eves Beach and Lighthouse beach all within short distance of each other, provide visitors with their fill of sun, sea and sand.
Kovalam consists of two beaches (Light house beach and Hawah beach) separated from less populated beaches north and south by rocky head-lands. The town proper is at Kovalam Junction, about 1.5 km from the beaches. With a wonderful Country Vacations property here, members can visit and enjoy all the facilities to their hearts content.