Your day will be busy sightseeing beaches and a couple of rivers. The Lighthouse beach is the best one in all of Kovalam. They also have very interesting water sports activities for you to try out. The beach has a lot of seafood stalls that will tempt you to try new dishes.
Next, you can visit the Karamana River. They are the backwaters of Kovalam and join into the ocean. Aruvikkara Dam is located near the river and makes a nice picnic spot for the family. Post lunch, you can go see the Samudra beach. The place is known for its serenity and is the quietest beach of all in Kovalam.
After this exhausting excursion, you will head back to your hotel to clean up, have dinner and tuck into bed for the night.