Poovar Island, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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Poovar Island is a relatively small spit of land lapped by serene waters and overgrown with swaying coconut palms, banana groves, exotic flowers, and many species of spices. Listen to the sounds of waves and rare birds chirping, or take a boat ride to Kerala--an ancient martial arts village that will make you feel like you are in an open-air museum. You can also board one of the floating cafes, which offer basic food and provide unparalleled views of the ocean and the lush mangroves. By using our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) travel planner, you can arrange your visit to Poovar Island and other attractions in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum).
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  • Enjoy Motor boat ride,the greenery,the backwaters & meeting the sea ,beautiful house boats & resorts 
    Enjoy Motor boat ride,the greenery,the backwaters & meeting the sea ,beautiful house boats & resorts  more »
  • Poovar is one of the lesser known tourist destinations of Kerala but it offers some very unique experiences. It's a 2 hour long boat ride which starts with backwaters. One gets to see lush green... 
    Poovar is one of the lesser known tourist destinations of Kerala but it offers some very unique experiences. It's a 2 hour long boat ride which starts with backwaters. One gets to see lush green...  more »
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  • Wonderful experience. You can witness beauty of golden sand beach from the resort sitting on a swing and listen to the voice of waves. Various activities are also there like cruise, backwater riding,beach visit etc..
  • The experience was AMAZING!!! What a place. The vibes, especially at the night is soo awesome. Definitely a place to come back again..

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