Poovar Island is a small fishing island located in the Thiruvanathpuram district in God’s own country Kerala. The village has a beautiful beach on one side and backwaters on the other. Poovar Island is located thirty-eight kilometres away from the state capital. Poovar was a trading centre and a port in ancient times. Poovar is still unspoilt and is not overcrowded. The Poovar Island is clean and you get a spectacular view of the sunrise and sunsets. According to popular legend Poovar was actually called stream of flowers by the king Marthand Varma the king of Travancore. The chief attraction of this place is the Neyyar river which is full of floating red Kovala flowers.
Poovar Island is a network of forty-four rivers that flow into the Arabian Sea and is also a network of delta, backwaters and estuaries. The beautiful Kovalam beach is located eighteen kilometres from this village.
Poovar island is located in the south-western tip of India. Kerala is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Asia. Kerala is famous for lush green forests, long stretches of soothing backwaters and exotic wildlife.
Poovar Island is located just fifteen minutes away from Trivandrum, yet far enough not to be affected by the hustle and bustle of city life. It is hidden among lush coconut trees and golden sandy beaches. Poovar Island resort offers you a truly heavenly experience.
It allows you to enjoy the vibrant colours of Mother Nature while relaxing yourself with Ayurvedic massages. This beautiful island is total relaxation in the lap of Mother Nature. You can enjoy yourself in the village style cottages or sail and view nature in the boat style cottages. You can enjoy the rustic beauty of Kerala while relaxing in the five-star amenities that the resort boasts of. Poovar Island allows you to enjoy all the beauty that God’s own country has to offer.