Kovalam is anything but your conventional holiday destination. From being India’s first nude beach once upon a time to having the first artificial offshore coral reef, Kovalam sightseeing is a box of surprises. We know that most of you will sigh at the mention of usual tourist destinations. So, we’ve listed out a few places that are off the beaten track and which will make your trip to Kovalam a memorable one. Here are some of the unconventional Kovalam tourist places.
Does a coral reef around the seashore sound like a regular thing? What if we tell you that the coral reef is off-shore and it’s a man-made one? Yes, that’s right! The coral reef on the lighthouse beach is an artificial one and is built to protect the flora and fauna and to reduce the erosion level on the shore. Surfing is allowed as the reef is built in such a way that it doesn’t harm any living organisms under water. So, next time you are in Kovalam, don’t forget to check out this man-made wonder.