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Poovar Island

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

It was my first experience in back water. You can negotiate with Motor Boat. So do negotiate and you may be able to get 50 Percent down. We stopped by a restaurant and do not remember the name but food was awesome. Plan to see sunset from Island

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Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Far from the hustel and bustle of the city one place where the roar of the waves would help you keep calm and enjoy the peace!

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Jaipur, India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

beautiful beach with sea on one side and back water on other side we travel whole kerala but this one is the best one.boat ride in back water is worth, fantastic view of nature ,colorful birds all around while taking boat ride in back waters.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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17 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Its one of the best place i enjoyed in Kerala Pritine beaches, back waters, rivers, Eastuary, birds. In short you are in nature Lap if you are in poovar. Cut from the mad world..enjoy tranquality Will recommend to stay atleast for 2-3 nights in one of the lovely resorts located in Poovar

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Awesome and luxury may not be the right word to define this wonderful place called "Poovar Island Resort" . This is an island as such which can be reached only thru a boat/ferry . It's about 30 odd Kms from Trivandrum by road to reach the boat ride point and from there the cottage / resort can be approached only... More

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India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Visited poovar in August. The first thing we did is visit golden sand beach. As the name suggests, this beach has soft golden colour sand. This is one of the most beautiful and clean beaches I have ever seen. There were very few people on the beach and a nice stroll on the beach is an experience of lifetime. If... More

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New Delhi
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Poovar is without any doubt one of the most scenic places I have visited. The canals and the river, the lake, and the sea with a backdrop of palm trees create an exquisite scenery that is very hard to capture in pictures. The backwater cruise is also very good -- the only issue is that the motor boats make a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Good Place visit...But do not eat at any of the floating restaurants...too expensive and worst service..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This beach is not being much explored by visitors beacuse of the poor infrastructure. But you will love here, unlike from other beaches in trivandrum the greenery in this beach will fresh your mind for sure. We have nice evening here....

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Nagercoil, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Good ambience exemplery staff service fantastic and freshly cooked food clean atmosphere quiet and calm resort safe and comfortable stay good swimming pool and ayurvedic spa

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