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Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour

Kovalam

13.2/5(4 Ratings)

Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour Overview

Ranked 12 of 19 sightseeing in Kovalam

Vizhinjam Beach was originally a commercial centre for the Europeans, Portuguese and the Dutch, who used to trade with the native kings. This beach is situated 4.7 km away from Kovalam, in the coastal town of Vizhinjam.  Vizhinjam Beach serves as a major sea port area. The area around the beach is dotted with several Ayurvedic treatment centres, where Ayurvedic massages and treatments are available.

What travellers are saying about Vizhinjam Fishing Harbour

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  • Best Time: During DayBest Time: During Day
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsLength of visit: Below 1hr
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  • Camera/Video allowedCamera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowedWearing of shoes/footwear allowed

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Famous for:
Ports
Entry:
free

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Lot of fishing boats

Review and Ratings

Veena Joby3.2/5

15 reviews

Colourful place

the fishing harbour is an amazing place to see as the fishing boats land and it is so colourful. adani is building large port at vizhinjum but if you go now you can see vast area which is under construction. but this is a must see place if you are near vizhinjam. i enjoyed the place,

Amit2.1/5

12 reviews

Busiest fishing harbour

A fishing village 2 km south of Kovalam & 18 Km from Trivandrum, Vizhinjam is a natural port and one of the busiest fishing harbours in the district is all set to become the biggest shipping port of the region. & its near to the Jama Masjid.

Joji Joseph3.9/5

200 reviews

One of the busiest fishing harbours

A fishing village 2 km south of Kovalam, Vizhinjam is a natural port and we can reach the harbor driving down from the Vizhinjam town through the narrow concrete road. The sight of numerous country boats lying side by side is a marvelous sight. On the other side the water sprays on us when the waves lash the sea wall built to control the intensity of the waves. Vizhinjam is one of the busiest fishing harbors in the district and it is all set to become the biggest shipping port of the region.

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