Kovalam, situated 16 kms away from the state capital Thiruvananthapuram, offers excellent diversity with Kovalam beaches to suit all desires and occasions. Samudra beach is one of the famous beaches of Kovalam, covering the northernmost part which attracts Indian as well as International tourists from all parts of the globe. One can relish the view of waves rolling on rocks. The beach gives a peaceful and relaxed experience and is well-facilitated with all basic requirements like spacious resorts, shopping complexes and restaurants. Catching the fishes with an amazing view of the beautiful sunset ahead is a really soothing experience. The beach is also famous for its local markets and also one can experience the wooden boat ride and Motor boat ride.
The nearby attractions to Samudra beach are Kovalam beach, Lighthouse beach, Valiathura, Meshan Mani, Thiruvallam, Parasuarama Temple, Beemapalli, Hawa beach, Ashoka beach and Panathura temple.
Best time to visit Samudra beach is from November to February when the weather is quite pleasant. The beach is well-connected with all major cities of India like Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai. The nearest airport to Samudra beach is Thiruvananthpuram International airport and the nearest train station is Thiruvananthpuram train station, 16km away. There are frequent bus services available from Thiruvananthpuram bus stand to major cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai.