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Though I am from the capital city of God's own Country, this was my first visit to Poovar. The island per se was beautiful with rare species of birds. But the cleanliness was not up to the mark. The beach was dirty with plastic strewn...More
Poovar is where the Neyyar river meets the sea and hence, boating is the main attraction here. There are around 33 boating centres and it is quite easy to bargain the prices during offseasons. The standard prices go up to Rs. 2500 for two for...More
We were taken here from the resort we were staying in. It was just a five minute boat ride. But then the beach is so dirty with people not having cleaned up after they have had a drink or meal. The currents are also very...More
The location of Poovar island isn't great...nor is the beach so clean.
The boating around the island near mangrove trees is a bit hyped. It's best for couples who are looking for some peaceful time with nature alone. I think it's almost 40 minutes sail....More
A great place to spend a day. The island is green clean and gives a good back to nature feel
However do bargain at the boat ride place. They demand a lot from tourists, ask your driver or companion to deal with the boat vendors.A...More
Worst experience in my 8 days trip in kerala. Boat ride is expensive (INR 2500/- per hour) , the beaches are full of garbage and horse poop, the backwater is very small. Total waste of money and time.
Do not come to poovar. Stay in...More