Travelers are voting Vetti Muricha Kotta and East Fort as the best forts near Kovalam. There are 2 forts in Kanyakumari a city just 89 km from Kovalam and 1 fort in Tirunelveli which is 145 km distant. The most popular of these are Udayagiri Fort in Kanyakumari and Kattabomman Memorial Fort in Tirunelveli. You can find 18 forts in Kerala and 312 forts in the country of India. Our members favorite in Kerala is Bekal Fort and Shaniwar Wada is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of forts near Kovalam.