Location: Kerala is world-renowned for its scenic coastal areas and Poovar Island is one of the lovely coastal villages in Trivandrum.
Description: Poovar Island is marvelously located at the southern tip of Trivandrum. Stunning beach is the most striking feature of this island that attracts people from around the world. There is a mystic story associated with this place, which states that Poovar was a long-gone Ophir, where the ships of the biblical king Solomon had arrived. It had been an important trade center of sandalwood, spices and timber, as well as the center of Muslim coastal settlement in the early period. A 56 km long river, Neyyar also flows very near to this island. Blessed with scenic charisma of nature, Poovar Island is blessed with tranquility and calmness. Being an exotic location, you will find many luxurious resorts in Poovar and you can enjoy your stay here with all the comforts. The beach is truly an enchantment to escape from the heat and humidity of urban cities. So, visit this place and lose yourself in nature’s arms.
Activities: Poovar is about 14 km away from the natural harbor at Vizhinam, so in the meanwhile you may also visit this attraction famous for its scenic splendor.