Ponnumthuruthu Island

  • Address: Panayil Kadavu Road, Vakkom, Kerala 695312, Varkala, India
  • Phone: +91-9886816417
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Island, Family And Kids

Ponnumthuruthu Island - Review

Love photography? Want to explore the unexplored? Want to visit a place which is no less than a hidden gem? Well, Ponnumthuruthu Island will satisfy all such craving of yours. The location is great, hence some great pictures. Also, it is little away from the main town, hence a lesser known destination. If you love bird watching, then the island is a good place to do that. There is a temple too. Slides for children, space for couples and peace for singletons, this place has got it all!

Ponnumthuruthu Island Information

  • Negotiate the prices before indulging in activities like boating.
  • Keep the surroundings clean.

Ponnumthuruthu Island Opening and Closing Hours

  • Please visit the office and know about the timings.

How To reach Ponnumthuruthu Island by Public Transport

  • Akathumuri railway station is the closest from Ponnumthuruthu Island. Other options being hired taxis or cars.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Ponnumthuruthu Island

  • 95% of people who visit Varkala include Ponnumthuruthu Island in their plan

  • 22.68% of people start their Ponnumthuruthu Island visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ponnumthuruthu Island

Monday, Friday and Saturday

93.74% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ponnumthuruthu Island

People normally club together Vishnu Temple and Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort while planning their visit to Ponnumthuruthu Island.

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Ponnumthuruthu Island, Varkala Reviews

  • It's a pretty nice island with nature surrounded over. Jelly Fishes are most abundantly seen in the water. The Sky Temple was too religious and very calm place. A place near the island has fish farming constructed. It's worth giving it a shot. #Adventurous

  • It's a serene and tranquil place. There are temples of Indian God/Goddess. You have to pay Rs 50 per person on island to the person who is taking care of the island. However, the localites who take you on a boat/motorboat to that place doesn't allow you to spend more than 15-30 minutes on the island. You will have to pay then more to spend time on the island. Moreover you will see a different type of fruit on the island, please do not eat it is poisonous and can also kill you.

  • Superb atmosphere where we become one with the nature! Awesome sceneries and boat ride. Breathtakingly beautiful!

  • Good for boating. Serene with cool wind. Comfortable even in hot summer. Temple is not very attractive.

  • Temple amidst lush green island. Wonderful scenic place. it's Peaceful.

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