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Poovar Island

Bund Rod poovar, Trivandrum, India
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Poovar - "Flowers along the river bed"

Poovar Island is the juncture where Neyyar merges with Arabian sea. To our surprise river never... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chennai, India
Poovar - A destination for a Resort Day out.

As a local person, I wonder why and how tourism started in this local fishing village called... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Trivandrum, India
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“boat ride” (172 reviews)
“back waters” (78 reviews)
Bund Rod poovar, Trivandrum, India

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Poovar Island is the juncture where Neyyar merges with Arabian sea. To our surprise river never joined the sea despite the Monsoon season, looks like monsoon not so heavy. River on one side, beach in the middle and sea on the other side is a...More

Thank callmebk
Reviewed 6 days ago

As a local person, I wonder why and how tourism started in this local fishing village called Poovar. The main attraction is a boat ride through the river and backwater. And there are lot of resorts which offer Ayurveda, massage and day packages for local...More

Thank jenukk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

River meet the sea. Very nice with water around. Good to spend time for family with kids. I had visited as a family with combination of couples, kids and senior citizen. We had a good time around. Boat ride is fantastic. Never experienced such a...More

Thank Chandramohan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we were a group of 18 people mostly children, we took 2 motor boats for a very nice ride along the backwaters. We were very excited to see some eagles, kingfisher, river crows and lots of other birds along the route. The boat took...More

Thank sunilKw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Poovar Islands is one of the most beautiful location for all people who love sea and backwaters. The ride in a boat in the back water canal and then reaching the junction at the sea is really beautiful. Lot of good resorts are available and...More

1  Thank prasadnu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My parents enjoyed boat ride hear. Paid 2000/- bucks for 2 hour ride. Pleasent place and can surprise a person with its mangroves.

Thank yash-lko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty cool. A church inside the rock. This is just off the backside of the main beach and very cool to visit

Thank pmdnair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poovar river cruise takes you through Neyyar river and joins upto the sea.Boating through the mangroves make you feel as though you are in Amazon river catching Anacondas.The coconut and raw mango vendor-on-boat is an additional attraction.The cruise takes you down the Neyyar river, through...More

Thank ramlingam3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes it's a really nice place , If you would like to go for poovar Boating better and I suggest you to book in online for Boating because once you go for Boating as walk-in theynl will charge you more for boat , and the...More

1  Thank Satyaluck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The poovar island is very super place to visit.we were enjoyed so much.we were so relaxed on there...with the beauty of that island.

1  Thank jishnumj
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Poovar B | Property representative |
morning 6u can see sunrice evening sunset both are nice time
5 May 2017|
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Response from pmdnair | Reviewed this property |
We hired a boat for 1000 for couple of hours. Needed 2 boats since we had 15 people in our team so 2000 for couple of hours was not a bad deal
25 February 2017|
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Response from Nivin T | Reviewed this property |
You get taxi and you dont need to enter the city , there is a bye pass route which connects to vizhinjam , that leads you poovar . you can reach as fast as possible