Ponnumthuruthu Island, Varkala

3.6
#6 of 9 in Nature in Thiruvananthapuram District
Ponnumthuruthu Island is located in Varkala. To visit Ponnumthuruthu Island and other attractions in Varkala, use our Varkala attractions planner.
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  • October 4, 2017
    Visited this place during a bike trip south of Varkala to cover Anjengo fort and ponnumthuruthu island. Both the places are not much to see. The entire area is very secluded and local canoe trip charg...  more »
  • August 29, 2017
    When it comes to backwaters, Kerala has many more places which can be visited. This place is waste of time & money and totally not worth going. should be thought off only if you don't have any other b...  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    It's India. It's serene, spiritual, warm and also sad. Because as wonderful as the scenery and nature and temple and water are, as real are the fishermen and kids burning away the hair of their scalps...  more »

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An increasingly popular health and beach resort, Varkala offers a range of accommodations to cater to its growing number of visitors. Hotels cluster along the beachfront, ranging from budget to four-star deluxe, while luxurious resorts sit atop the cliff. A variety of inns and bed & breakfasts scattered throughout town cater to the majority of tourists, but you can also rent a cottage or lodgings offering ayurvedic massage treatments. Home-stays with basic amenities found along the beach cater to budget-oriented travelers.
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