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Poovar Backwater Cruise

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Poovar is a small coastal village in the Trivandrum district of Kerala state, South India. This village is almost at the southern tip of Trivandrum and there is only one last village. Pozhiyoor which mark the end of kerala. This village has a...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Poovar backwater cruise was a memorable experience in the sense that we got a retired Army Man to guide us during the whole cruise. From backwater we went to the main waves of the sea. That was really a very satisfying experience in terms of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amrendra S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took a cruise along the mangroves at Poovar. It was an idyllic experience, drifting along. We saw kingfisher, snake bird, sea eagle, cormorant,pelican..... all make their home in these tranquil waters.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Katherine102
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an ideal place for boating and Cruise on houseboats very good for photographers good and windy climate

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SajuGoldenRock
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boat driver got us close as possible to the kingfisher bird and the Egretts for us to photograph.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the backwater cruise three times in a week which we booked at reception from our resort Isola Di Cocco. The boatmen were excellant at spotting and pointing out the birdlife.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stevebL2753ZB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our way to Kanyakumari we stopped at Poovar backwater cruise. We heard from our friends that the experience is worth taking. The boating experience was really good. It had the Mangroves forest area which really felt like an experience worth taking. Spotted lot of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank puneetsinghla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a 1.5 hour cruise very early in the morning when there were very few other boats out on the water. Saw egrets, cormorants, kingfishers in the mangroves, drank coconut water on the beach while looking out over the ocean and hardly stopped taking...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank GloucesterTim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a boat ride thru the backwaters and parts of it reminded us of Disney's river cruise. Great experience and great for the entire family. Going rate is anywhere from 2500 to 3500 Rupees . Try and bargain for a good rate. Last from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Perry H
PoovarCruise, Manager at Poovar Backwater Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. As per our records, you have not booked a cruise with us. We believe you had done spot booking with unauthorised people.That is why they charged INR 3500.In online booking, we charge INR 1500 for 2 people for 1 hour cruise...More

Reviewed 13 February 2019

Travelling down to Kanyakumari from Kovalam, our guide suggested we take this trip to Poovar Island. Having not read up on the place I and my wife were a bit hesitant in taking the trip. We took a small 4 person boat out through the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank JadH1955
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

My first time visit to poovar and boating here. Online advance booking seems very comfortable and worthy deal. Delighted with the service and boat quality.

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank DIllep1
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EmileK11
26 February 2019|
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Response from PoovarCruise | Property representative |
Thanks for your Questions For proper itinerary and enjoyable route please book online. We provide govt. authorised boat with all safety measures and licensed driver. We strictly recommend all to proceed with advance... More
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EmileK11
26 February 2019|
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Response from PoovarCruise | Property representative |
For proper itinerary and enjoyable route please book online. We provide govt. authorised boat with all safety measures and licensed driver. We strictly recommend all to proceed with advance bookings since the following... More
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SamratP38
15 March 2018|
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Response from Sudeesh B | Reviewed this property |
I think it i available in whole day time. say 8 am to 6 pm.
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