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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  • I honestly did not know much about Poovar but on the suggestion of our excellent tour guide decided to check it out. And, oh my lord, do I highly recommend it. it should be like the 8th wonder of the ...  more »
  • Midst of the river and Arabian sea in the middle of thiruvantha puram and Kanyakumari....very good spacious scenic and good place to relax. reaching this place was exciting as its a 10 minute boat rid...  more »
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