Poovar is 18 km south of Kovalam. Poovar is located at the Neyyar estuary. It is a typical Kerala virgin countryside with a lovely beach nudging the palm-fringed Poovar river. You can witness a rare natural phenomenon in Poovar that of lake, river, sea and beach meeting the land. The charm of serene backwaters and long stretch of golden sand beach will be difficult to resist for a real nature enthusiast.
Hotel Hill Palace is an air-conditioned spanking new luxury business hotel with its modern architecture and style the hotel compliments Cochin skyline majestically. The large lobby welcomes you with its warm ambience. Hotel houses 22 elegantly furnished rooms fitted with every modern convenience such as direct dialing telephones, round-the-clock room service & laundry, refrigerator, satellite TV etc. The hotel is located on the Refinery road, Irimpanam Junction, Thripunithura.
This temple of godess Durga stands 4kilometers from vatakara,near calicut a noted town in kerala,india.The temple is a complex of three temples of godess Durga,Shiva and VIshnu. The temple is frequently referred in the ballads of north kerala as the legendery hero Thacholi Othenan was a devotee of this godess.
The Durga temple was built by Aryans Vaishya Brahmins who migrated to this place some 1500 years back. They were Brahmins who took up trade as their main occupation.