About Poovar Tourism:
Poovar is a small town situated within the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala and is also known as a fishing village. What attracts crowds to Poovar are the sandy beaches, extensive backwaters and vast stretches of greenery, making it a paradise for nature lovers. If you are planning a trip here, check out the different Poovar travel packages offered by Holidify for the best deals!
Rock climbing, boating, trekking, rappelling, hiking, parasailing etc., are some of the thrilling activities for you to partake in on your trip. Holidify’s Poovar travel packages provide you lodging in deluxe hotels, guesthouses and resorts near beaches and the midst of nature for a comfortable stay. And of course, don’t forget to fill your stomach with some of Kerala’s local food!
One of the most popular attractions to visit here happens to be Poovar Beach, accessible only by water taxi; it is surrounded by golden sand and tall coconut trees. A tranquil location, Poovar is known for fishing; it is ideal for nature photography and relaxing but not for water sports. Don’t forget to go to Vizhinjam, a fishing harbour where you would find several colourful boats along the pier.
The artificial Thirparappu Falls make for a mesmerising sight. The Fishing Village nearby is an excellent way to understand the importance of fishing in the community; several cruises take you around fishing villages. While there aren’t many opportunities to go shopping, there are a few shops that sell jewellery, carpets, footwear etc.
For an authentic South Indian experience, Poovar tour packages also feature destinations like Kovalam, Alleppey and Trivandrum. Also known as the “grove of coconut trees,” Kovalam is famous for the Kovalam Beach. In addition, you would find the Vizhinjam Lighthouse located on Kurumkal hillock, Thiruvallam Parasurama Temple, Kovalam Art Gallery, Halcyon Castle, Karamana River, etc.
Your trip to Poovar cannot be complete without paying a visit to the neighbouring city of Alleppey, where you can spend some time in complete serenity, floating around on the backwaters in luxury houseboats and enjoying a delicious meal or an overnight stay. On the other hand, Trivandrum is synonymous with verdure and has attractions like Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Ponmudi hills, Varkala Cliffs, Agasthyamala rain forests, etc.
Holidify has many Poovar tour packages for you to choose from; they are entirely customisable, budget-friendly and ideal for solo and group travellers. So don’t delay picking out the one that suits you best and get ready for an unforgettable trip!