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Address: Trivandrum, India

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Nice experience of boat ride. They charged 3500 for 2 people for 1.5 hours of ride (Little expensive but worth it). Main attraction was Golden Sand Beach--Meeting point of Arabian... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Faridabad, India

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

poovar is good if you are in trivandrum and cant go to ashtamudi.There was this boat service called flowers who charged us 4500 for 2 hrs which was a ripoff. the food at the floating hotel was below average.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice experience of boat ride. They charged 3500 for 2 people for 1.5 hours of ride (Little expensive but worth it). Main attraction was Golden Sand Beach--Meeting point of Arabian Sea and Indian ocean. Neat and clean beach. Prefer to visit in evening and enjoy the sunset :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a nice experience. One of the main attraction of Kerala. Good boating experience. I prefer evening time to visit Poovar. Beach is one of the attraction point.

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Changanassery, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pleasant experience , cleanliness to be looked into . Boating was amazing through the canals & lunch in the cruise was perfect .

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is lil far from Trivandrum city but a good drive. There is a very neat beach maintained by few resorts over there. A very good view of the sea.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a boat from geetu boating service which charged us 2000 for an hour. They offer a lot of packages and you can choose according to your convenience. We dint haggle but we got to know later that lot of negotiations is possible. Anyways the boat will take you through the mangroves. They will show you different birds and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Said is unique inland and connected to sea and back water. Boat rides are available for rs 1300 per 2 hour and they take you to beach too. The beach of golden sand is worth visiting.. but be alert of waves... sea is very rough and waves unpredictable

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poovar beach is best beach in kerala. Not so many crowd. Very neat and clean. Take the boat ride to reach Gold sand beach. The view from the beach is just awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is best if you can stay at some resorts. for example there is isola di coco which is situated just in front of the back water giving an excellent view

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only Sound of Water. Meeting Point of Two river, Ocean and lake make the place special. You can go for Bird watching inside mangrove by boat. Beautiful place.

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