The gorgeous Poovar Beach that has golden sand nestled between the Neyyar river and the Arabian sea is the perfect place to enjoy backwater.


Poovar is a stunning tourist town in Neyyattinkara in the Thiruvananthapuram district of the state of Kerala. This beautiful island lies between the Arabian sea and the Neyyar river. Head towards the unspoiled, unexplored golden beaches and pretty backwaters. Visit this land for some surreal experiences.

Enjoy some vibrant festivals here to make your trip more awesome. The annual Nishagandhi Dance and Music Festival are organized here from February at the Kanakakannu palace in Thiruvananthapuram. Other festival includes Onam- celebrated in August and September, Vishu- that falls in April, Attukal Pongala festival- that is held in February.

Touring to a coastal area gives one a chance to savor the lip-smacking cuisines. Poovar being a fishing hub provides some of the best fish dishes. This place houses several multi cuisines restaurants and roadside shacks that serve local, Chinese, Tamil and North Indian cuisines. The use of coconut in every dish is quite refreshing.

What is Poovar famous for

The fantabulous Poovar is renowned for its undisturbed natural beauty. It is surrounded by pristine sandy beaches with picturesque views of the sea. This beautiful town is referred to as The Fishing Town by the locals. Poovar is also famed for its rich flora and fauna like species of pretty birds and expansive coconut and banana groves.

Major Markets in Poovar

Poovar being a small coastal area does not have many options for shopping. If you are planning to shop in Poovar then go for the exquisite range of footwear, dhurries, artificial jewellery and carpets. Here is a list of some markets that you can go to for- Duti and Sons Plaza, Cwm Funded Shopping complex, Kannumamoodu Market, Melpuram market, kuzhithurai Municipality shop, Manakkad Market, Chalai Bazaar, and Madeena Bazaar.

Where to Stay in Poovar

The pretty Poovaris the aptest destination to escape for a rejuvenating vacation from luxury to budget hotels, resorts, homestays, Poovarhas it all that is perfectly wrapped with modern-day luxury and home-like comfort. There are several well-furnished resorts, hotels, homestays, where you can make your stay comfortable. The exciting Poovartour will be a comfortable experience for the travelers as there are several cheap and luxury hotels, resorts, and homestays available for them amidst nature.

One visiting can book hotels, resorts, and homestays on reaching the site of their visits. On other occasions, one can book online in advance which will make one escape from the anxiety of the travel tour.

Where to eat in Poovar

Poovar has some mind-blowing restaurants that need to be tried when in Poovar. Some of the best restaurants in this land are- Oyster restaurant, Chile the Floating restaurant, Haseena restaurant, Hayyak restaurant, Raufa restaurant, Saravana Bhavan floating restaurant, Kammattipadam Hotel. There are other restaurants too that offers some exotic dishes.

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